Percentage of children aged <18 years below poverty

Source:2013 Bureau of US Census Data as of July, 2015

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  Percentage
Region/County (CI)
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 9.1 (7.8-10.4)
Suffolk 10.1 (8.7-11.5)
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 41.6 (39.4-43.8)
Kings 33.3 (31.5-35.1)
New York 26.6 (23.7-29.5)
Queens 21.6 (19.3-23.9)
Richmond 19.0 (16.2-21.8)
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 12.8 (10.7-14.9)
Orange 21.2 (18.6-23.8)
Putnam 6.7 (5.2-8.2)
Rockland 24.6 (21.7-27.5)
Sullivan 28.3 (22.9-33.7)
Ulster 17.4 (13.6-21.2)
Westchester 13.4 (11.7-15.1)
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 16.1 (13.1-19.1)
Columbia 17.9 (14.0-21.8)
Greene 21.6 (17.0-26.2)
Rensselaer 20.7 (17.7-23.7)
Saratoga 9.7 (7.9-11.5)
Schenectady 23.8 (20.3-27.3)
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 25.1 (20.0-30.2)
Herkimer 25.4 (21.2-29.6)
Montgomery 28.5 (22.8-34.2)
Otsego 21.6 (17.5-25.7)
Schoharie 18.8 (14.8-22.8)
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 20.5 (16.7-24.3)
Essex 19.0 (14.8-23.2)
Franklin 29.0 (24.3-33.7)
Hamilton 21.8 (17.0-26.6)
Warren 18.9 (15.0-22.8)
Washington 21.7 (17.6-25.8)
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 22.6 (18.3-26.9)
Lewis 22.9 (18.1-27.7)
St. Lawrence 29.7 (25.3-34.1)
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 22.2 (17.8-26.6)
Cortland 20.7 (16.1-25.3)
Madison 19.3 (15.6-23.0)
Oneida 25.6 (21.9-29.3)
Onondaga 21.4 (19.0-23.8)
Oswego 27.7 (23.6-31.8)
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 25.0 (21.2-28.8)
Chenango 24.7 (19.9-29.5)
Delaware 29.1 (24.1-34.1)
Tioga 18.0 (14.2-21.8)
Tompkins 17.9 (14.5-21.3)
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 25.5 (21.3-29.7)
Livingston 17.7 (14.6-20.8)
Monroe 22.7 (20.6-24.8)
Ontario 13.3 (10.6-16.0)
Schuyler 25.8 (21.1-30.5)
Seneca 21.7 (16.8-26.6)
Steuben 24.7 (20.9-28.5)
Wayne 17.7 (14.2-21.2)
Yates 27.3 (21.7-32.9)
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 25.6 (20.7-30.5)
Cattaraugus 28.7 (24.4-33.0)
Chautauqua 29.5 (24.8-34.2)
Erie 23.1 (21.3-24.9)
Genesee 19.3 (16.2-22.4)
Niagara 19.5 (16.3-22.7)
Orleans 24.7 (20.3-29.1)
Wyoming 16.9 (13.8-20.0)
New York State 22.9 (22.5-23.3)

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