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Social Statistics

Madison, Wisconsin,

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school73,085100.0
Nursery school, preschool3,1514.3
Kindergarten1,9292.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)16,10222.0
High school (grades 9-12)8,60411.8
College or graduate school43,29959.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over126,804100.0
Less than 9th grade3,6852.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,9344.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)22,97418.1
Some college, no degree23,44718.5
Associate degree9,7077.7
Bachelor's degree34,60327.3
Graduate or professional degree26,45420.9
Percent high school graduate or higher92.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher48.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over177,179100.0
Never married78,56644.3
Now married, except separated73,74741.6
Separated2,0101.1
Widowed6,8143.8
Female
5,5713.1
Divorced16,0429.1
Female
9,5575.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,143100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren48742.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over171,069100.0
Civilian veterans14,9758.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years45,196100.0
With a disability3,5807.9
Population 21 to 64 years130,908100.0
With a disability16,32212.5
Percent employed
64.8(X)
No disability114,58687.5
Percent employed
83.9(X)
Population 65 years and over18,242100.0
With a disability6,42235.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over196,989100.0
Same house in 199577,30539.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995111,04756.4
Same county
56,82928.8
Different county
54,21827.5
Same state
27,08813.8
Different state
27,13013.8
Elsewhere in 19958,6374.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population207,525100.0
Native188,73390.9
Born in United States
187,02990.1
State of residence
120,75358.2
Different state
66,27631.9
Born outside United States
1,7040.8
Foreign born18,7929.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
11,8455.7
Naturalized citizen
5,1192.5
Not a citizen
13,6736.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)18,792100.0
Europe2,87115.3
Asia9,73651.8
Africa9915.3
Oceania1140.6
Latin America4,37223.3
Northern America7083.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over196,989100.0
English only171,92587.3
Language other than English25,06412.7
Speak English less than 'very well
10,1885.2
Spanish
8,6374.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3,7371.9
Other Indo-European languages
6,4433.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3590.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
8,8444.5
Speak English less than "very well"
4,7412.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population207,525100.0

Total ancestries reported

260,953125.7
Arab9410.5
Czech13,4881.7
Danish2,6881.3
Dutch4,3522.1
English20,3309.8
French (except Basque)16,5183.1
French Canadian11,4770.7
German74,41835.9
Greek9220.4
Hungarian9540.5
Irish130,23214.6
Italian7,9863.8
Lithuanian6840.3
Norwegian21,48710.4
Polish11,1445.4
Portuguese1730.1
Russian3,1641.5
Scotch-Irish2,2921.1
Scottish3,7801.8
Slovak3540.2
Subsaharan African1,3190.6
Swedish5,6032.7
Swiss3,8981.9
Ukrainian5520.3
United States or American5,5452.7
Welsh1,7900.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)3510.2
Other ancestries44,51121.4
(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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