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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataLouisiana

Social Statistics

Shreveport, Louisiana

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school55,671100.0
Nursery school, preschool4,0757.3
Kindergarten2,8705.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)25,15945.2
High school (grades 9-12)12,50022.5
College or graduate school11,06719.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over124,960100.0
Less than 9th grade7,6906.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma18,58014.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)38,49430.8
Some college, no degree27,84522.3
Associate degree4,6373.7
Bachelor's degree18,38914.7
Graduate or professional degree9,3257.5
Percent high school graduate or higher79.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher22.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over156,026100.0
Never married49,06331.4
Now married, except separated68,09843.6
Separated5,8283.7
Widowed13,9138.9
Female
11,5507.4
Divorced19,12412.3
Female
11,4867.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years6,507100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,63355.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over145,187100.0
Civilian veterans19,80413.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years49,079100.0
With a disability4,3448.9
Population 21 to 64 years106,503100.0
With a disability24,43622.9
Percent employed
52.7(X)
No disability82,06777.1
Percent employed
73.7(X)
Population 65 years and over25,958100.0
With a disability11,75545.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over186,277100.0
Same house in 1995100,54454.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199584,02045.1
Same county
58,37631.3
Different county
25,64413.8
Same state
11,7106.3
Different state
13,9347.5
Elsewhere in 19951,7130.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population200,549100.0
Native197,30198.4
Born in United States
196,13797.8
State of residence
151,50075.5
Different state
44,63722.3
Born outside United States
1,1640.6
Foreign born3,2481.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,2250.6
Naturalized citizen
1,5660.8
Not a citizen
1,6820.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,248100.0
Europe87326.9
Asia1,41343.5
Africa1203.7
Oceania240.7
Latin America75923.4
Northern America591.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over186,277100.0
English only178,71495.9
Language other than English7,5634.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2,3361.3
Spanish
3,1111.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0190.5
Other Indo-European languages
2,8551.5
Speak English less than "very well"
7160.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,1760.6
Speak English less than "very well"
5010.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population200,549100.0

Total ancestries reported

177,77088.6
Arab5450.3
Czech12150.1
Danish1120.1
Dutch1,3570.7
English13,3486.7
French (except Basque)17,6593.8
French Canadian11,1810.6
German10,4595.2
Greek3820.2
Hungarian1000.0
Irish113,1546.6
Italian3,3571.7
Lithuanian530.0
Norwegian5350.3
Polish9050.5
Portuguese720.0
Russian3850.2
Scotch-Irish4,3182.2
Scottish2,4851.2
Slovak380.0
Subsaharan African2,0391.0
Swedish7070.4
Swiss1980.1
Ukrainian400.0
United States or American13,0796.5
Welsh6060.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1880.1
Other ancestries100,25350.0
(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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