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Social Statistics

Albuquerque, New mexico,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school125,009100.0
Nursery school, preschool7,0335.6
Kindergarten5,7344.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)48,74539.0
High school (grades 9-12)24,63919.7
College or graduate school38,85831.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over291,485100.0
Less than 9th grade15,6955.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma25,3468.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)70,22124.1
Some college, no degree70,51824.2
Associate degree17,0705.9
Bachelor's degree53,56218.4
Graduate or professional degree39,07313.4
Percent high school graduate or higher85.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher31.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over356,947100.0
Never married107,68330.2
Now married, except separated173,82448.7
Separated6,0411.7
Widowed20,3545.7
Female
16,5514.6
Divorced49,04513.7
Female
29,3428.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years8,915100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4,27247.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over337,097100.0
Civilian veterans52,26815.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years98,975100.0
With a disability8,9329.0
Population 21 to 64 years261,098100.0
With a disability49,43918.9
Percent employed
59.4(X)
No disability211,65981.1
Percent employed
78.0(X)
Population 65 years and over51,448100.0
With a disability22,09342.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over417,841100.0
Same house in 1995193,79346.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995212,93851.0
Same county
130,15931.2
Different county
82,77919.8
Same state
27,2336.5
Different state
55,54613.3
Elsewhere in 199511,1102.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population448,627100.0
Native408,86591.1
Born in United States
403,27789.9
State of residence
209,36146.7
Different state
193,91643.2
Born outside United States
5,5881.2
Foreign born39,7628.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
17,6423.9
Naturalized citizen
14,6143.3
Not a citizen
25,1485.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)39,762100.0
Europe4,80812.1
Asia7,16018.0
Africa6321.6
Oceania2470.6
Latin America25,53664.2
Northern America1,3793.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over417,841100.0
English only301,42972.1
Language other than English116,41227.9
Speak English less than 'very well
36,3128.7
Spanish
95,93523.0
Speak English less than "very well"
30,5867.3
Other Indo-European languages
7,5711.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1,5710.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6,0331.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2,8620.7
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population448,627100.0

Total ancestries reported

479,121106.8
Arab1,8380.4
Czech12,5340.6
Danish2,3990.5
Dutch5,8331.3
English40,2809.0
French (except Basque)111,5662.6
French Canadian12,4850.6
German56,32012.6
Greek1,6790.4
Hungarian1,6860.4
Irish141,4279.2
Italian16,7213.7
Lithuanian6630.1
Norwegian6,5281.5
Polish7,4681.7
Portuguese6240.1
Russian3,0240.7
Scotch-Irish7,9231.8
Scottish9,7612.2
Slovak5790.1
Subsaharan African1,1880.3
Swedish5,7081.3
Swiss1,3200.3
Ukrainian7140.2
United States or American18,4804.1
Welsh3,7280.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)3800.1
Other ancestries226,26550.4
(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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