Social Statistics

Acadia parish louisiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school16,063100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,1867.4
Kindergarten8855.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)8,35852.0
High school (grades 9-12)3,75023.3
College or graduate school1,88411.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over35,573100.0
Less than 9th grade6,21517.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,34317.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)13,53538.0
Some college, no degree4,90213.8
Associate degree1,2173.4
Bachelor's degree2,2306.3
Graduate or professional degree1,1313.2
Percent high school graduate or higher64.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over44,351100.0
Never married10,87824.5
Now married, except separated25,13156.7
Separated1,0102.3
Widowed3,3757.6
Female
2,7516.2
Divorced3,9578.9
Female
2,2975.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,381100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren86362.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over41,277100.0
Civilian veterans4,42210.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years15,618100.0
With a disability1,55510.0
Population 21 to 64 years31,038100.0
With a disability7,93825.6
Percent employed
42.2(X)
No disability23,10074.4
Percent employed
68.4(X)
Population 65 years and over6,696100.0
With a disability3,46951.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over54,250100.0
Same house in 199534,89764.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199519,08835.2
Same county
12,34022.7
Different county
6,74812.4
Same state
4,3328.0
Different state
2,4164.5
Elsewhere in 19952650.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population58,861100.0
Native58,60399.6
Born in United States
58,51799.4
State of residence
53,61391.1
Different state
4,9048.3
Born outside United States
860.1
Foreign born2580.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
780.1
Naturalized citizen
1300.2
Not a citizen
1280.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)258100.0
Europe4919.0
Asia9737.6
Africa3212.4
Oceania00.0
Latin America6726.0
Northern America135.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over54,250100.0
English only43,41280.0
Language other than English10,83820.0
Speak English less than 'very well
2,2074.1
Spanish
2420.4
Speak English less than "very well"
680.1
Other Indo-European languages
10,42119.2
Speak English less than "very well"
2,0643.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1450.3
Speak English less than "very well"
620.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population58,861100.0

Total ancestries reported

51,95188.3
Arab1940.3
Czech1170.0
Danish190.0
Dutch470.1
English1,8743.2
French (except Basque)111,14218.9
French Canadian18,59714.6
German4,1467.0
Greek300.1
Hungarian90.0
Irish11,8633.2
Italian7241.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian970.2
Polish630.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian320.1
Scotch-Irish2310.4
Scottish2200.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African2280.4
Swedish510.1
Swiss140.0
Ukrainian80.0
United States or American9,90516.8
Welsh740.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)250.0
Other ancestries12,34121.0
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19


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