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Children's Exposure to Neighborhood Unemployment by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Region: 50 Largest MSAs

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  3.5% 4.9% 6.4% 7.8% 9.3% 10.7% 12.1% 13.6% 15.0%
  2.8% 4.2% 5.6% 7.1% 8.5% 10.0% 11.4% 12.9% 14.3% 15.8%
 

# of MSAs

  San...                                  
  Tam...                                  
  Vir...                                  
15   Jac...                                  
  Sal...                                  
  Lou...                                  
  Cha...                                  
Col... Har...                                  
10 Kan... Mem...                                  
Mil... Pho... Mia...                                
Bos... Orl... Sea...                                
Bal... Cle... New...                                
San... Chi... Hou... Sac...                              
5 Atl... Bir... Roc... Por...                              
Den... Dal... New... Los...                              
Aus... Ind... Phi... Buf...                              
Min... Nas... St.... Pro...                              
Was... Cin... Okl... Pit...                              
0 Ric... San... Det... San... Las...   Riv...                        
  2.8% 4.2% 5.6% 7.1% 8.5% 10.0% 11.4% 12.9% 14.3% 15.8%
  3.5% 4.9% 6.4% 7.8% 9.3% 10.7% 12.1% 13.6% 15.0%
 

Non-Hispanic White

Definition: This indicator provides the unemployment rate in the neighborhood where the average child of different racial/ethnic groups lives. For instance, if the value is 10% for Hispanic children, this statistic is interpreted as "The average Hispanic child in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where the unemployment rate is 10%."

Notes: Children defined as under 18. Unemployment rate based on workers age 16+. Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 child population of the specified racial/ethnic group.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database. U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 1.