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Calcasieu parish louisiana dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over139,391100.0
In labor force85,41561.3
Civilian labor force
85,32561.2
Employed
79,40857.0
Unemployed
5,9174.2
Percent of civilian labor force
6.9(X)
Armed Forces
900.1
Not in labor force53,97638.7
Females 16 years and over72,751100.0
In labor force38,66553.1
Civilian labor force
38,65853.1
Employed
36,28849.9
Own children under 6 years15,053100.0
All parents in family in labor force8,94559.4
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over77,899100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone65,08683.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled8,81211.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)3440.4
Walked1,2181.6
Other means1,1091.4
Worked at home1,3301.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)20.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over79,408100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations21,58827.2
Service occupations14,41418.2
Sales and office occupations20,36725.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2410.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations11,02013.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations11,77814.8
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,6682.1
Construction7,4189.3
Manufacturing11,82214.9
Wholesale trade2,2552.8
Retail trade9,14211.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3,8704.9
Information1,7992.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3,4174.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services5,3256.7
Educational, health and social services15,83719.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services9,14711.5
Other services (except public administration)4,3785.5
Public administration3,3304.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers63,78480.3
Government workers11,32014.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4,0345.1
Unpaid family workers2700.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households68,757100.0
Less than $10,0009,01913.1
$10,000 to $14,9995,7468.4
$15,000 to $24,9999,98614.5
$25,000 to $34,9999,27113.5
$35,000 to $49,99911,07916.1
$50,000 to $74,99912,32817.9
$75,000 to $99,9996,1008.9
$100,000 to $149,9993,5335.1
$150,000 to $199,9997671.1
$200,000 or more9281.3
Median household income (dollars)35,372(X)
With earnings54,16978.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
47,578(X)
With Social Security income17,85926.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,676(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,7055.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,218(X)
With public assistance income1,8052.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,048(X)
With retirement income10,64515.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,766(X)
Families49,249100.0
Less than $10,0004,0778.3
$10,000 to $14,9993,0486.2
$15,000 to $24,9996,44913.1
$25,000 to $34,9996,54213.3
$35,000 to $49,9998,51617.3
$50,000 to $74,99910,48721.3
$75,000 to $99,9995,50411.2
$100,000 to $149,9993,1826.5
$150,000 to $199,9996971.4
$200,000 or more7471.5
Median family income (dollars)41,903(X)
Per capita income (dollars)17,710(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,569(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,390(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families6,304(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.8
With related children under 18 years4,805(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.7
With related children under 5 years
2,303(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.8
Families with female householder, no husband present3,646(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.3
With related children under 18 years3,247(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.6
With related children under 5 years
1,599(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)56.9
Individuals27,582(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.4
18 years and over17,560(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.6
65 years and over
2,909(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.2
Related children under 18 years9,760(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.9
Related children 5 to 17 years
6,609(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over7,186(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.7
(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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