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Dorchester County, South Carolina Economic Statistics

Dorchester county south carolina dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics





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Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over71,831100.0
In labor force47,28865.8
Civilian labor force
46,30664.5
Employed
44,08161.4
Unemployed
2,2253.1
Percent of civilian labor force
4.8(X)
Armed Forces
9821.4
Not in labor force24,54334.2
Females 16 years and over37,435100.0
In labor force22,27259.5
Civilian labor force
22,13059.1
Employed
20,91255.9
Own children under 6 years7,372100.0
All parents in family in labor force4,89366.4
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over44,282100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone36,32282.0
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,62512.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)2380.5
Walked5841.3
Other means5741.3
Worked at home9392.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)28.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over44,081100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations13,88831.5
Service occupations5,71313.0
Sales and office occupations11,64026.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2120.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations5,38212.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations7,24616.4
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4211.0
Construction4,1049.3
Manufacturing6,66215.1
Wholesale trade1,6973.8
Retail trade5,49012.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,5795.9
Information6671.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,2155.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,3627.6
Educational, health and social services8,80220.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,8786.5
Other services (except public administration)2,0044.5
Public administration3,2007.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers32,95274.8
Government workers8,78919.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,2645.1
Unpaid family workers760.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households34,688100.0
Less than $10,0002,7958.1
$10,000 to $14,9991,8585.4
$15,000 to $24,9994,35012.5
$25,000 to $34,9994,54713.1
$35,000 to $49,9996,43018.5
$50,000 to $74,9997,88622.7
$75,000 to $99,9993,80911.0
$100,000 to $149,9992,2656.5
$150,000 to $199,9992980.9
$200,000 or more4501.3
Median household income (dollars)43,316(X)
With earnings29,10283.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
50,217(X)
With Social Security income7,68122.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,259(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,4774.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,447(X)
With public assistance income7892.3
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,257(X)
With retirement income7,56421.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,396(X)
Families26,482100.0
Less than $10,0001,2604.8
$10,000 to $14,9991,0413.9
$15,000 to $24,9992,82110.7
$25,000 to $34,9993,11611.8
$35,000 to $49,9994,93018.6
$50,000 to $74,9996,94026.2
$75,000 to $99,9993,62813.7
$100,000 to $149,9992,0737.8
$150,000 to $199,9992981.1
$200,000 or more3751.4
Median family income (dollars)50,177(X)
Per capita income (dollars)18,840(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers35,423(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers24,405(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,883(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.1
With related children under 18 years1,478(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
With related children under 5 years
618(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.9
Families with female householder, no husband present1,122(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.4
With related children under 18 years1,033(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.1
With related children under 5 years
441(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.8
Individuals9,108(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.7
18 years and over5,840(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.7
65 years and over
1,101(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.3
Related children under 18 years3,096(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
2,319(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.2
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,790(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.5
(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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