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Social Statistics

Ohio

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,014,460100.0
Nursery school, preschool204,0866.8
Kindergarten163,5375.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,349,36144.8
High school (grades 9-12)645,08321.4
College or graduate school652,39321.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over7,411,740100.0
Less than 9th grade331,8014.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma930,28412.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,674,55136.1
Some college, no degree1,471,96419.9
Associate degree439,6085.9
Bachelor's degree1,016,25613.7
Graduate or professional degree547,2767.4
Percent high school graduate or higher83.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,952,721100.0
Never married2,348,70126.2
Now married, except separated4,875,52154.5
Separated139,6021.6
Widowed637,1927.1
Female
520,4565.8
Divorced951,70510.6
Female
536,4376.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years185,443100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren86,00946.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over8,458,130100.0
Civilian veterans1,144,00713.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,601,181100.0
With a disability205,8447.9
Population 21 to 64 years6,394,650100.0
With a disability1,120,61117.5
Percent employed
56.0(X)
No disability5,274,03982.5
Percent employed
79.4(X)
Population 65 years and over1,422,071100.0
With a disability583,03441.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over10,599,968100.0
Same house in 19956,095,65657.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,383,72741.4
Same county
2,792,78526.3
Different county
1,590,94215.0
Same state
1,002,2929.5
Different state
588,6505.6
Elsewhere in 1995120,5851.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population11,353,140100.0
Native11,013,86197.0
Born in United States
10,940,44196.4
State of residence
8,485,72574.7
Different state
2,454,71621.6
Born outside United States
73,4200.6
Foreign born339,2793.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
143,0351.3
Naturalized citizen
169,2951.5
Not a citizen
169,9841.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)339,267100.0
Europe131,68338.8
Asia120,21335.4
Africa22,0346.5
Oceania1,6320.5
Latin America47,12413.9
Northern America16,5814.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over10,599,968100.0
English only9,951,47593.9
Language other than English648,4936.1
Speak English less than 'very well
234,4592.2
Spanish
213,1472.0
Speak English less than "very well"
77,3940.7
Other Indo-European languages
296,8162.8
Speak English less than "very well"
99,3160.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
84,6580.8
Speak English less than "very well"
40,5740.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population11,353,140100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,699,513103.1
Arab54,6500.5
Czech186,8920.8
Danish18,1030.2
Dutch200,8501.8
English1,046,6719.2
French (except Basque)1272,1392.4
French Canadian136,9170.3
German2,866,56525.2
Greek50,6090.4
Hungarian193,9511.7
Irish11,447,73512.8
Italian675,7496.0
Lithuanian23,9700.2
Norwegian41,5370.4
Polish433,0163.8
Portuguese6,0020.1
Russian73,8630.7
Scotch-Irish165,7411.5
Scottish197,4371.7
Slovak157,1251.4
Subsaharan African65,2500.6
Swedish72,3690.6
Swiss70,3020.6
Ukrainian47,2280.4
United States or American981,6118.6
Welsh132,0411.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)11,3750.1
Other ancestries2,269,81520.0
(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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