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Social Statistics

Lawrence, Kansas,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school36,543100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,5664.3
Kindergarten7602.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,72518.4
High school (grades 9-12)3,3009.0
College or graduate school24,19266.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over40,744100.0
Less than 9th grade8552.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,0755.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,52018.5
Some college, no degree8,92621.9
Associate degree1,9514.8
Bachelor's degree10,95826.9
Graduate or professional degree8,45920.8
Percent high school graduate or higher92.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher47.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over67,605100.0
Never married32,31447.8
Now married, except separated27,06140.0
Separated5000.7
Widowed2,0533.0
Female
1,6772.5
Divorced5,6778.4
Female
3,4195.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years379100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren22659.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over65,057100.0
Civilian veterans5,0747.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years21,591100.0
With a disability1,5597.2
Population 21 to 64 years48,180100.0
With a disability6,04012.5
Percent employed
64.2(X)
No disability42,14087.5
Percent employed
80.1(X)
Population 65 years and over5,454100.0
With a disability2,14339.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over75,752100.0
Same house in 199524,33832.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199548,60864.2
Same county
17,58923.2
Different county
31,01940.9
Same state
17,41823.0
Different state
13,60118.0
Elsewhere in 19952,8063.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population80,083100.0
Native75,11993.8
Born in United States
74,17392.6
State of residence
39,54049.4
Different state
34,63343.2
Born outside United States
9461.2
Foreign born4,9646.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3,1223.9
Naturalized citizen
1,3511.7
Not a citizen
3,6134.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,964100.0
Europe85517.2
Asia2,86957.8
Africa3266.6
Oceania571.1
Latin America69414.0
Northern America1633.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over75,752100.0
English only68,24490.1
Language other than English7,5089.9
Speak English less than 'very well
2,5043.3
Spanish
2,1902.9
Speak English less than "very well"
6820.9
Other Indo-European languages
2,1442.8
Speak English less than "very well"
3800.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,3283.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1641.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population80,083100.0

Total ancestries reported

87,132108.8
Arab3600.4
Czech17841.0
Danish4940.6
Dutch1,7082.1
English10,31812.9
French (except Basque)12,8333.5
French Canadian13390.4
German21,08726.3
Greek3620.5
Hungarian1960.2
Irish110,34712.9
Italian2,2782.8
Lithuanian1590.2
Norwegian1,2711.6
Polish1,5301.9
Portuguese1030.1
Russian7280.9
Scotch-Irish1,7882.2
Scottish2,2672.8
Slovak420.1
Subsaharan African5430.7
Swedish2,0332.5
Swiss4560.6
Ukrainian850.1
United States or American4,5245.6
Welsh9941.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1280.2
Other ancestries19,37524.2
(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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