My first Magazine MercyFirst: Community Portrait_2016 - Page 3

we? Brooklyn Community District 10 Bay Ridge & Dyker Heights 134,913 Total Population RACIAL AND ETHNIC MAKE-UP AGE AND GENDER EMPLOYMENT 6.9% 8.8% 39.4% Management, Business, Science & Arts Sales & Office Service Production, Transportation & Material Moving 20.7% Construction & Maintenance 24.2% CHILD SPECIFIC INDICATORS 21.1% 23.2% Population under age 18 58.5% Preschool Enrollment (% ages 3 to 4) Child Poverty 15% Disconnected Youth (% ages 16-25 not in school and not working) 20 Homeless Children (total # ages 0-17) 37% Child Abuse (% of reports referred for investigation)