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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataArizona

Social Statistics

Arizona

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,844100.0
Nursery school, preschool4276.2
Kindergarten4706.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,97943.5
High school (grades 9-12)1,55722.7
College or graduate school1,41120.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over22,189100.0
Less than 9th grade1840.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7633.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,76717.0
Some college, no degree6,33228.5
Associate degree1,4846.7
Bachelor's degree5,88426.5
Graduate or professional degree3,77517.0
Percent high school graduate or higher95.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher43.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over24,610100.0
Never married3,60514.6
Now married, except separated17,76672.2
Separated1150.5
Widowed1,2785.2
Female
1,0014.1
Divorced1,8467.5
Female
1,1534.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years243100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9237.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over23,322100.0
Civilian veterans5,12622.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,532100.0
With a disability3656.6
Population 21 to 64 years15,959100.0
With a disability1,84811.6
Percent employed
61.0(X)
No disability14,11188.4
Percent employed
71.7(X)
Population 65 years and over6,679100.0
With a disability1,85227.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over28,293100.0
Same house in 199510,66637.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,12160.5
Same county
6,93624.5
Different county
10,18536.0
Same state
1,0323.6
Different state
9,15332.4
Elsewhere in 19955061.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population29,662100.0
Native27,81393.8
Born in United States
27,47292.6
State of residence
5,22717.6
Different state
22,24575.0
Born outside United States
3411.1
Foreign born1,8496.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5051.7
Naturalized citizen
1,1353.8
Not a citizen
7142.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,849100.0
Europe66335.9
Asia35919.4
Africa261.4
Oceania412.2
Latin America42623.0
Northern America33418.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over28,293100.0
English only25,52490.2
Language other than English2,7699.8
Speak English less than 'very well
5331.9
Spanish
1,6635.9
Speak English less than "very well"
3221.1
Other Indo-European languages
8082.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1360.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1700.6
Speak English less than "very well"
380.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population29,662100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,357122.6
Arab1680.6
Czech12360.8
Danish2520.8
Dutch6282.1
English5,28517.8
French (except Basque)11,1453.9
French Canadian12921.0
German7,24224.4
Greek890.3
Hungarian3221.1
Irish14,43014.9
Italian2,2437.6
Lithuanian1350.5
Norwegian1,0673.6
Polish1,1533.9
Portuguese970.3
Russian5922.0
Scotch-Irish6402.2
Scottish1,2074.1
Slovak870.3
Subsaharan African60.0
Swedish9183.1
Swiss2220.7
Ukrainian1620.5
United States or American1,2894.3
Welsh3721.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)490.2
Other ancestries6,02920.3
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19

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