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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataIllinois

Social Statistics

Illinois

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school23,318100.0
Nursery school, preschool5732.5
Kindergarten4211.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,59015.4
High school (grades 9-12)1,6597.1
College or graduate school17,07573.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over20,113100.0
Less than 9th grade4632.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7573.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,53422.5
Some college, no degree4,65623.1
Associate degree1,1835.9
Bachelor's degree5,64128.0
Graduate or professional degree2,87914.3
Percent high school graduate or higher93.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher42.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over38,695100.0
Never married18,53047.9
Now married, except separated16,26342.0
Separated3370.9
Widowed1,3003.4
Female
1,1032.9
Divorced2,2655.9
Female
1,4943.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years262100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren18570.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over37,437100.0
Civilian veterans2,9948.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years14,386100.0
With a disability8275.7
Population 21 to 64 years25,136100.0
With a disability2,4759.8
Percent employed
70.5(X)
No disability22,66190.2
Percent employed
76.9(X)
Population 65 years and over3,332100.0
With a disability98929.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over43,131100.0
Same house in 199514,95434.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199527,31163.3
Same county
8,23219.1
Different county
19,07944.2
Same state
15,74836.5
Different state
3,3317.7
Elsewhere in 19958662.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population45,337100.0
Native43,69496.4
Born in United States
43,53796.0
State of residence
34,14275.3
Different state
9,39520.7
Born outside United States
1570.3
Foreign born1,6433.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
7641.7
Naturalized citizen
5811.3
Not a citizen
1,0622.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,643100.0
Europe35921.9
Asia86452.6
Africa654.0
Oceania90.5
Latin America18811.4
Northern America1589.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over43,131100.0
English only40,40693.7
Language other than English2,7256.3
Speak English less than 'very well
9042.1
Spanish
1,0062.3
Speak English less than "very well"
4040.9
Other Indo-European languages
8772.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1480.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
7071.6
Speak English less than "very well"
3430.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population45,337100.0

Total ancestries reported

47,621105.0
Arab2070.5
Czech13780.8
Danish1550.3
Dutch8831.9
English4,4879.9
French (except Basque)11,0732.4
French Canadian11560.3
German14,20031.3
Greek2450.5
Hungarian1760.4
Irish16,87215.2
Italian2,3135.1
Lithuanian1150.3
Norwegian8671.9
Polish2,0064.4
Portuguese210.0
Russian1810.4
Scotch-Irish8942.0
Scottish9072.0
Slovak920.2
Subsaharan African1980.4
Swedish1,3282.9
Swiss2150.5
Ukrainian950.2
United States or American1,7914.0
Welsh2670.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)600.1
Other ancestries7,43916.4
(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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