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Social Statistics

Georgia

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school55,422100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,7646.8
Kindergarten3,0175.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)24,63144.4
High school (grades 9-12)12,55822.7
College or graduate school11,45220.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over119,784100.0
Less than 9th grade8,8257.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma17,40314.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)35,23029.4
Some college, no degree27,87423.3
Associate degree7,8066.5
Bachelor's degree14,63012.2
Graduate or professional degree8,0166.7
Percent high school graduate or higher78.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over151,695100.0
Never married48,10731.7
Now married, except separated69,50445.8
Separated4,9073.2
Widowed10,7677.1
Female
8,7285.8
Divorced18,41012.1
Female
11,1607.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years5,919100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,22954.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over135,208100.0
Civilian veterans24,08817.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years46,098100.0
With a disability4,4859.7
Population 21 to 64 years103,343100.0
With a disability26,40025.5
Percent employed
51.1(X)
No disability76,94374.5
Percent employed
72.5(X)
Population 65 years and over20,916100.0
With a disability10,75051.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over181,322100.0
Same house in 199591,46750.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199585,61947.2
Same county
47,04325.9
Different county
38,57621.3
Same state
13,9027.7
Different state
24,67413.6
Elsewhere in 19954,2362.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population195,419100.0
Native188,69096.6
Born in United States
183,19793.7
State of residence
117,30760.0
Different state
65,89033.7
Born outside United States
5,4932.8
Foreign born6,7293.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2,0241.0
Naturalized citizen
3,9732.0
Not a citizen
2,7561.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)6,729100.0
Europe2,04230.3
Asia2,37335.3
Africa2593.8
Oceania791.2
Latin America1,72025.6
Northern America2563.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over181,322100.0
English only169,24593.3
Language other than English12,0776.7
Speak English less than 'very well
3,8722.1
Spanish
5,5413.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,8331.0
Other Indo-European languages
3,9492.2
Speak English less than "very well"
9570.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,1161.2
Speak English less than "very well"
9700.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population195,419100.0

Total ancestries reported

167,20985.6
Arab2600.1
Czech12310.1
Danish2180.1
Dutch8960.5
English11,3645.8
French (except Basque)12,4071.2
French Canadian16750.3
German11,1635.7
Greek2860.1
Hungarian2920.1
Irish111,1965.7
Italian2,6981.4
Lithuanian730.0
Norwegian7200.4
Polish1,2520.6
Portuguese2630.1
Russian2650.1
Scotch-Irish2,3731.2
Scottish2,7491.4
Slovak350.0
Subsaharan African2,4171.2
Swedish6340.3
Swiss750.0
Ukrainian1770.1
United States or American17,8039.1
Welsh6510.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)7680.4
Other ancestries95,26848.8
(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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