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







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over16,262100.0
In labor force9,97661.3
Civilian labor force
9,97161.3
Employed
9,40857.9
Unemployed
5633.5
Percent of civilian labor force
5.6(X)
Armed Forces
50.0
Not in labor force6,28638.7
Females 16 years and over8,359100.0
In labor force4,76957.1
Civilian labor force
4,76957.1
Employed
4,49753.8
Own children under 6 years1,718100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,10664.4
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over9,284100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone7,58081.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,16112.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)480.5
Walked1862.0
Other means1531.6
Worked at home1561.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over9,408100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,12122.5
Service occupations1,72918.4
Sales and office occupations2,60727.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations340.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,26713.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,65017.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1091.2
Construction9249.8
Manufacturing1,51016.1
Wholesale trade4154.4
Retail trade1,03111.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6126.5
Information911.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4484.8
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services7117.6
Educational, health and social services1,64517.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6967.4
Other services (except public administration)4675.0
Public administration7498.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers7,17076.2
Government workers1,69818.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4835.1
Unpaid family workers570.6
INCOME IN 1999
Households7,672100.0
Less than $10,00099212.9
$10,000 to $14,9995377.0
$15,000 to $24,9991,05213.7
$25,000 to $34,9991,00613.1
$35,000 to $49,9991,42718.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,45819.0
$75,000 to $99,9996298.2
$100,000 to $149,9994696.1
$150,000 to $199,999480.6
$200,000 or more540.7
Median household income (dollars)37,117(X)
With earnings6,26881.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
45,866(X)
With Social Security income1,77423.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,780(X)
With Supplemental Security Income4405.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,214(X)
With public assistance income2723.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,075(X)
With retirement income1,34417.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,611(X)
Families5,765100.0
Less than $10,0004998.7
$10,000 to $14,9993476.0
$15,000 to $24,99965011.3
$25,000 to $34,99973912.8
$35,000 to $49,9991,12519.5
$50,000 to $74,9991,29422.4
$75,000 to $99,99958910.2
$100,000 to $149,9994317.5
$150,000 to $199,999460.8
$200,000 or more450.8
Median family income (dollars)43,204(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,773(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers35,618(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers22,960(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families759(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
With related children under 18 years602(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.2
With related children under 5 years
226(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.6
Families with female householder, no husband present506(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.6
With related children under 18 years403(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.3
With related children under 5 years
123(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.3
Individuals3,564(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.0
18 years and over2,225(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.8
65 years and over
269(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.1
Related children under 18 years1,311(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
982(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over761(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.0
(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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