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Durham county north carolina dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over177,253100.0
In labor force120,65168.1
Civilian labor force
120,54368.0
Employed
114,37564.5
Unemployed
6,1683.5
Percent of civilian labor force
5.1(X)
Armed Forces
1080.1
Not in labor force56,60231.9
Females 16 years and over93,351100.0
In labor force58,97563.2
Civilian labor force
58,93463.1
Employed
55,88559.9
Own children under 6 years17,107100.0
All parents in family in labor force10,97964.2
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over112,433100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone84,06374.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled17,92715.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)3,3843.0
Walked2,9592.6
Other means1,0500.9
Worked at home3,0502.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over114,375100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations52,41545.8
Service occupations15,28413.4
Sales and office occupations26,65623.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2060.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations9,5368.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations10,2789.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3330.3
Construction7,8176.8
Manufacturing11,97710.5
Wholesale trade2,1131.8
Retail trade9,5188.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3,9403.4
Information4,5644.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing6,4335.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services14,19712.4
Educational, health and social services35,93831.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7,8166.8
Other services (except public administration)4,9464.3
Public administration4,7834.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers89,18078.0
Government workers19,25416.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business5,6404.9
Unpaid family workers3010.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households89,001100.0
Less than $10,0009,22610.4
$10,000 to $14,9994,5815.1
$15,000 to $24,99910,73012.1
$25,000 to $34,99911,40612.8
$35,000 to $49,99914,16915.9
$50,000 to $74,99918,07720.3
$75,000 to $99,9999,35510.5
$100,000 to $149,9997,6588.6
$150,000 to $199,9991,9682.2
$200,000 or more1,8312.1
Median household income (dollars)43,337(X)
With earnings75,53984.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
55,599(X)
With Social Security income17,07119.2
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,004(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,8473.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,227(X)
With public assistance income2,3802.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,035(X)
With retirement income12,90114.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,718(X)
Families54,608100.0
Less than $10,0003,7026.8
$10,000 to $14,9992,1113.9
$15,000 to $24,9995,1989.5
$25,000 to $34,9995,89710.8
$35,000 to $49,9998,35915.3
$50,000 to $74,99912,60623.1
$75,000 to $99,9997,17213.1
$100,000 to $149,9996,34611.6
$150,000 to $199,9991,6793.1
$200,000 or more1,5382.8
Median family income (dollars)53,223(X)
Per capita income (dollars)23,156(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers35,939(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers30,683(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,351(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
With related children under 18 years4,285(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.8
With related children under 5 years
2,380(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.9
Families with female householder, no husband present3,292(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.6
With related children under 18 years2,914(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.8
With related children under 5 years
1,509(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)42.8
Individuals28,557(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.4
18 years and over19,791(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.1
65 years and over
2,462(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.3
Related children under 18 years8,556(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
5,545(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over11,155(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.3
(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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