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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Social Statistics

California

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school12,038100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,20610.0
Kindergarten6835.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,81448.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,52521.0
College or graduate school1,81015.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over28,443100.0
Less than 9th grade2000.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7802.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,17711.2
Some college, no degree5,40119.0
Associate degree1,9777.0
Bachelor's degree10,90838.4
Graduate or professional degree6,00021.1
Percent high school graduate or higher96.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher59.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over32,071100.0
Never married5,46817.0
Now married, except separated22,08868.9
Separated2730.9
Widowed1,7285.4
Female
1,4584.5
Divorced2,5147.8
Female
1,5694.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years369100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren7420.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over30,076100.0
Civilian veterans3,43811.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,074100.0
With a disability5645.6
Population 21 to 64 years24,812100.0
With a disability2,1558.7
Percent employed
69.7(X)
No disability22,65791.3
Percent employed
78.1(X)
Population 65 years and over4,258100.0
With a disability1,61137.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over39,243100.0
Same house in 199521,13653.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199516,98643.3
Same county
7,72719.7
Different county
9,25923.6
Same state
5,96015.2
Different state
3,2998.4
Elsewhere in 19951,1212.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population42,127100.0
Native37,47289.0
Born in United States
36,91187.6
State of residence
22,87354.3
Different state
14,03833.3
Born outside United States
5611.3
Foreign born4,65511.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,2693.0
Naturalized citizen
2,9096.9
Not a citizen
1,7464.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,655100.0
Europe1,53933.1
Asia2,20147.3
Africa1172.5
Oceania551.2
Latin America3657.8
Northern America3788.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over39,243100.0
English only34,07486.8
Language other than English5,16913.2
Speak English less than 'very well
1,3623.5
Spanish
1,1122.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1940.5
Other Indo-European languages
2,0775.3
Speak English less than "very well"
4781.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,7754.5
Speak English less than "very well"
6811.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population42,127100.0

Total ancestries reported

51,622122.5
Arab3450.8
Czech12690.6
Danish5511.3
Dutch6261.5
English6,64915.8
French (except Basque)11,5093.6
French Canadian12380.6
German7,70418.3
Greek5381.3
Hungarian3770.9
Irish16,91816.4
Italian4,1479.8
Lithuanian920.2
Norwegian1,0392.5
Polish1,2052.9
Portuguese1,0772.6
Russian1,0032.4
Scotch-Irish8522.0
Scottish1,4403.4
Slovak760.2
Subsaharan African580.1
Swedish1,2332.9
Swiss2960.7
Ukrainian1660.4
United States or American1,1852.8
Welsh3580.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)310.1
Other ancestries11,64027.6
(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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