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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataSouth carolina

Economic Statistics

South carolina

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over21,103100.0
In labor force14,08466.7
Civilian labor force
13,78865.3
Employed
13,21762.6
Unemployed
5712.7
Percent of civilian labor force
4.1(X)
Armed Forces
2961.4
Not in labor force7,01933.3
Females 16 years and over11,293100.0
In labor force6,66059.0
Civilian labor force
6,59158.4
Employed
6,33156.1
Own children under 6 years2,269100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,39161.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over13,295100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone11,11483.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,58811.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)900.7
Walked1441.1
Other means990.7
Worked at home2602.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)27.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over13,217100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations4,79836.3
Service occupations1,66612.6
Sales and office occupations3,51726.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations690.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,33510.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,83213.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1401.1
Construction1,0888.2
Manufacturing1,81813.8
Wholesale trade5364.1
Retail trade1,47511.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities8006.1
Information3012.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7235.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,0728.1
Educational, health and social services2,88921.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services9447.1
Other services (except public administration)5364.1
Public administration8956.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers10,10976.5
Government workers2,58419.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4983.8
Unpaid family workers260.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households10,476100.0
Less than $10,0008257.9
$10,000 to $14,9995635.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,26412.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,43213.7
$35,000 to $49,9991,85117.7
$50,000 to $74,9992,30822.0
$75,000 to $99,9991,19211.4
$100,000 to $149,9997837.5
$150,000 to $199,999920.9
$200,000 or more1661.6
Median household income (dollars)43,635(X)
With earnings8,66082.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
52,210(X)
With Social Security income2,34522.4
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,234(X)
With Supplemental Security Income4033.8
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,615(X)
With public assistance income1961.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,344(X)
With retirement income2,18520.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,939(X)
Families7,659100.0
Less than $10,0003194.2
$10,000 to $14,9992473.2
$15,000 to $24,9997589.9
$25,000 to $34,99994112.3
$35,000 to $49,9991,36317.8
$50,000 to $74,9991,96425.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,10414.4
$100,000 to $149,9997269.5
$150,000 to $199,999921.2
$200,000 or more1451.9
Median family income (dollars)51,469(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,103(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,980(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers25,529(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families466(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.1
With related children under 18 years377(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.5
With related children under 5 years
134(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.7
Families with female householder, no husband present265(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.6
With related children under 18 years247(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.0
With related children under 5 years
104(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.9
Individuals2,566(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.2
18 years and over1,748(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.8
65 years and over
310(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.2
Related children under 18 years732(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
547(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,018(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.6
(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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