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Economic Statistics

Kentucky

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over210,783100.0
In labor force147,22669.8
Civilian labor force
147,06069.8
Employed
139,17466.0
Unemployed
7,8863.7
Percent of civilian labor force
5.4(X)
Armed Forces
1660.1
Not in labor force63,55730.2
Females 16 years and over108,100100.0
In labor force69,95264.7
Civilian labor force
69,91364.7
Employed
66,37661.4
Own children under 6 years18,329100.0
All parents in family in labor force12,04765.7
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over136,793100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone109,27779.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled15,32411.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,7641.3
Walked5,5134.0
Other means1,4771.1
Worked at home3,4382.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)19.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over139,174100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations56,27640.4
Service occupations20,36514.6
Sales and office occupations36,27526.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,3531.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations9,2606.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations15,64511.2
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,9132.1
Construction7,5375.4
Manufacturing16,65512.0
Wholesale trade4,8343.5
Retail trade16,50111.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4,8063.5
Information3,9072.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7,9275.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services12,6099.1
Educational, health and social services36,99026.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services13,6439.8
Other services (except public administration)5,8384.2
Public administration5,0143.6
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers107,89577.5
Government workers24,10117.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,7934.9
Unpaid family workers3850.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households108,411100.0
Less than $10,00011,07610.2
$10,000 to $14,9997,6697.1
$15,000 to $24,99915,42614.2
$25,000 to $34,99913,86212.8
$35,000 to $49,99917,50116.1
$50,000 to $74,99920,06818.5
$75,000 to $99,99910,3349.5
$100,000 to $149,9997,5276.9
$150,000 to $199,9992,2272.1
$200,000 or more2,7212.5
Median household income (dollars)39,813(X)
With earnings92,60385.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
52,261(X)
With Social Security income21,27519.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,027(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,5713.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,871(X)
With public assistance income2,2622.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,378(X)
With retirement income15,94714.7
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,583(X)
Families63,648100.0
Less than $10,0003,5875.6
$10,000 to $14,9992,6554.2
$15,000 to $24,9996,2929.9
$25,000 to $34,9996,63910.4
$35,000 to $49,99910,48516.5
$50,000 to $74,99914,75923.2
$75,000 to $99,9998,49813.4
$100,000 to $149,9996,34010.0
$150,000 to $199,9992,0323.2
$200,000 or more2,3613.7
Median family income (dollars)53,264(X)
Per capita income (dollars)23,109(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,166(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,964(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,218(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.2
With related children under 18 years4,039(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.6
With related children under 5 years
2,052(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.6
Families with female householder, no husband present2,972(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.8
With related children under 18 years2,691(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.6
With related children under 5 years
1,370(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)45.3
Individuals31,963(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
18 years and over23,924(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.3
65 years and over
2,114(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
Related children under 18 years7,751(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
5,141(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over16,057(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.2
(X) Not applicable.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P30, P32, P33, P43, P46, P49, P50, P51, P52, P53, P58, P62, P63, P64, P65, P67, P71, P72, P73, P74, P76, P77, P82, P87, P90, PCT47, PCT52, and PCT53

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