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Kent county rhode island dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







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Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over132,876100.0
In labor force89,90967.7
Civilian labor force
89,68967.5
Employed
85,78864.6
Unemployed
3,9012.9
Percent of civilian labor force
4.3(X)
Armed Forces
2200.2
Not in labor force42,96732.3
Females 16 years and over70,371100.0
In labor force43,26061.5
Civilian labor force
43,22661.4
Employed
41,50359.0
Own children under 6 years11,490100.0
All parents in family in labor force7,55665.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over83,793100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone72,53086.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled7,3338.8
Public transportation (including taxicab)9781.2
Walked9941.2
Other means4410.5
Worked at home1,5171.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)22.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over85,788100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations28,62033.4
Service occupations12,95615.1
Sales and office occupations25,35829.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2070.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations6,6647.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations11,98314.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2990.3
Construction4,5215.3
Manufacturing14,12316.5
Wholesale trade3,0593.6
Retail trade11,46913.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4,4265.2
Information1,9322.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7,0738.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services6,1077.1
Educational, health and social services17,76520.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6,9218.1
Other services (except public administration)4,0844.8
Public administration4,0094.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers70,06781.7
Government workers11,50713.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4,1104.8
Unpaid family workers1040.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households67,341100.0
Less than $10,0004,8047.1
$10,000 to $14,9993,9975.9
$15,000 to $24,9997,34510.9
$25,000 to $34,9997,67811.4
$35,000 to $49,99911,46617.0
$50,000 to $74,99915,64323.2
$75,000 to $99,9998,46412.6
$100,000 to $149,9995,2577.8
$150,000 to $199,9991,3552.0
$200,000 or more1,3322.0
Median household income (dollars)47,617(X)
With earnings53,25979.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
59,377(X)
With Social Security income19,50229.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,508(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,0684.6
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,770(X)
With public assistance income1,7122.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
4,172(X)
With retirement income12,91219.2
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,267(X)
Families45,088100.0
Less than $10,0001,4513.2
$10,000 to $14,9991,2012.7
$15,000 to $24,9993,5367.8
$25,000 to $34,9994,3969.7
$35,000 to $49,9997,88417.5
$50,000 to $74,99912,29827.3
$75,000 to $99,9997,30016.2
$100,000 to $149,9994,61410.2
$150,000 to $199,9991,2492.8
$200,000 or more1,1592.6
Median family income (dollars)57,491(X)
Per capita income (dollars)23,833(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers40,052(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers29,130(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,144(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.8
With related children under 18 years1,550(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.2
With related children under 5 years
791(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.0
Families with female householder, no husband present1,149(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.8
With related children under 18 years1,068(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.6
With related children under 5 years
493(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.2
Individuals10,862(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.6
18 years and over7,765(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.1
65 years and over
1,942(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.1
Related children under 18 years2,987(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,972(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over4,544(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.7
(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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