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East baton rouge parish louisiana dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over318,021100.0
In labor force205,90564.7
Civilian labor force
205,65664.7
Employed
192,71560.6
Unemployed
12,9414.1
Percent of civilian labor force
6.3(X)
Armed Forces
2490.1
Not in labor force112,11635.3
Females 16 years and over168,612100.0
In labor force99,97859.3
Civilian labor force
99,95759.3
Employed
93,63455.5
Own children under 6 years32,974100.0
All parents in family in labor force20,20961.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over188,996100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone153,50581.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled22,01811.6
Public transportation (including taxicab)2,6581.4
Walked4,3122.3
Other means2,1531.1
Worked at home4,3502.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over192,715100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations70,80736.7
Service occupations28,47414.8
Sales and office occupations55,84129.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3300.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations16,2468.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations21,01710.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,4510.8
Construction13,0896.8
Manufacturing18,6409.7
Wholesale trade6,5073.4
Retail trade21,74911.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities8,0244.2
Information4,2842.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing13,7737.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services19,51110.1
Educational, health and social services44,10622.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services16,9368.8
Other services (except public administration)9,6245.0
Public administration15,0217.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers141,43973.4
Government workers41,25321.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business9,6005.0
Unpaid family workers4230.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households156,521100.0
Less than $10,00020,62013.2
$10,000 to $14,99911,4377.3
$15,000 to $24,99922,05614.1
$25,000 to $34,99919,79012.6
$35,000 to $49,99923,61415.1
$50,000 to $74,99926,74817.1
$75,000 to $99,99915,1619.7
$100,000 to $149,99911,1587.1
$150,000 to $199,9992,9001.9
$200,000 or more3,0371.9
Median household income (dollars)37,224(X)
With earnings130,47683.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
50,429(X)
With Social Security income31,65020.2
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,528(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6,1133.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,110(X)
With public assistance income3,8732.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,866(X)
With retirement income22,94114.7
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,168(X)
Families103,357100.0
Less than $10,0008,7118.4
$10,000 to $14,9995,5965.4
$15,000 to $24,99911,94611.6
$25,000 to $34,99911,69811.3
$35,000 to $49,99915,94115.4
$50,000 to $74,99920,96620.3
$75,000 to $99,99913,15312.7
$100,000 to $149,99910,0569.7
$150,000 to $199,9992,5512.5
$200,000 or more2,7392.7
Median family income (dollars)47,480(X)
Per capita income (dollars)19,790(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers38,334(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers25,073(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families13,647(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
With related children under 18 years11,013(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.0
With related children under 5 years
5,405(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.2
Families with female householder, no husband present9,102(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.5
With related children under 18 years7,974(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)42.7
With related children under 5 years
3,846(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.3
Individuals71,276(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.9
18 years and over46,892(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.0
65 years and over
4,490(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.5
Related children under 18 years23,942(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
16,546(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over24,117(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.3
(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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