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Social Statistics

Wyoming

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school136,139100.0
Nursery school, preschool7,8805.8
Kindergarten6,6124.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)59,51843.7
High school (grades 9-12)32,43223.8
College or graduate school29,69721.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over315,663100.0
Less than 9th grade10,6143.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma27,7038.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)97,77931.0
Some college, no degree85,18427.0
Associate degree25,2218.0
Bachelor's degree47,06614.9
Graduate or professional degree22,0967.0
Percent high school graduate or higher87.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over390,845100.0
Never married91,09823.3
Now married, except separated227,22258.1
Separated4,6661.2
Widowed22,3785.7
Female
17,9594.6
Divorced45,48111.6
Female
23,4726.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years6,113100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,58258.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over362,387100.0
Civilian veterans57,86016.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years119,219100.0
With a disability9,1757.7
Population 21 to 64 years277,326100.0
With a disability46,49316.8
Percent employed
62.0(X)
No disability230,83383.2
Percent employed
80.0(X)
Population 65 years and over54,630100.0
With a disability21,47539.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over462,809100.0
Same house in 1995237,50651.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995220,06647.6
Same county
111,30624.1
Different county
108,76023.5
Same state
35,9267.8
Different state
72,83415.7
Elsewhere in 19955,2371.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population493,782100.0
Native482,57797.7
Born in United States
478,77697.0
State of residence
209,68742.5
Different state
269,08954.5
Born outside United States
3,8010.8
Foreign born11,2052.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,2370.9
Naturalized citizen
5,1211.0
Not a citizen
6,0841.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)11,205100.0
Europe2,93726.2
Asia2,17019.4
Africa2612.3
Oceania1921.7
Latin America4,51440.3
Northern America1,13110.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over462,809100.0
English only433,32493.6
Language other than English29,4856.4
Speak English less than 'very well
8,9191.9
Spanish
18,6064.0
Speak English less than "very well"
6,2231.3
Other Indo-European languages
6,3911.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3810.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,1170.5
Speak English less than "very well"
8620.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population493,782100.0

Total ancestries reported

553,210112.0
Arab3690.1
Czech14,7661.0
Danish9,7032.0
Dutch12,3202.5
English78,68115.9
French (except Basque)117,1003.5
French Canadian13,2750.7
German127,83625.9
Greek1,8050.4
Hungarian1,5610.3
Irish165,78513.3
Italian15,2863.1
Lithuanian4750.1
Norwegian21,2044.3
Polish9,9292.0
Portuguese7730.2
Russian3,7790.8
Scotch-Irish12,2222.5
Scottish15,8303.2
Slovak3830.1
Subsaharan African3810.1
Swedish17,1683.5
Swiss3,0420.6
Ukrainian5720.1
United States or American32,1346.5
Welsh6,1431.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1690.0
Other ancestries90,51918.3
(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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