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Social Statistics for Androscoggin County, Maine

Androscoggin county maine dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school25,970100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,2895.0
Kindergarten1,4015.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)11,77345.3
High school (grades 9-12)5,81922.4
College or graduate school5,68821.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over69,560100.0
Less than 9th grade6,2489.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,77511.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)27,94440.2
Some college, no degree12,96218.6
Associate degree4,6386.7
Bachelor's degree6,8589.9
Graduate or professional degree3,1354.5
Percent high school graduate or higher79.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over83,370100.0
Never married20,67824.8
Now married, except separated45,23754.3
Separated1,1351.4
Widowed6,3277.6
Female
5,1706.2
Divorced9,99312.0
Female
5,5006.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,033100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren39137.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over78,789100.0
Civilian veterans12,45115.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years22,911100.0
With a disability2,56611.2
Population 21 to 64 years59,315100.0
With a disability12,51921.1
Percent employed
53.3(X)
No disability46,79678.9
Percent employed
83.9(X)
Population 65 years and over13,885100.0
With a disability6,39946.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over97,643100.0
Same house in 199555,34756.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199541,62642.6
Same county
27,14827.8
Different county
14,47814.8
Same state
7,0667.2
Different state
7,4127.6
Elsewhere in 19956700.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population103,793100.0
Native101,13597.4
Born in United States
100,38296.7
State of residence
79,22876.3
Different state
21,15420.4
Born outside United States
7530.7
Foreign born2,6582.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6510.6
Naturalized citizen
1,6011.5
Not a citizen
1,0571.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,658100.0
Europe59422.3
Asia39014.7
Africa562.1
Oceania140.5
Latin America2268.5
Northern America1,37851.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over97,643100.0
English only81,60783.6
Language other than English16,03616.4
Speak English less than 'very well
4,0104.1
Spanish
8010.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2900.3
Other Indo-European languages
14,90015.3
Speak English less than "very well"
3,6323.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2990.3
Speak English less than "very well"
830.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population103,793100.0

Total ancestries reported

107,925104.0
Arab510.0
Czech12620.3
Danish3800.4
Dutch6560.6
English16,33415.7
French (except Basque)119,52018.8
French Canadian121,47920.7
German5,1435.0
Greek2740.3
Hungarian1950.2
Irish111,85411.4
Italian3,4013.3
Lithuanian4780.5
Norwegian4420.4
Polish1,6551.6
Portuguese2720.3
Russian3410.3
Scotch-Irish1,6561.6
Scottish3,5203.4
Slovak3490.3
Subsaharan African1550.1
Swedish9010.9
Swiss1820.2
Ukrainian470.0
United States or American8,1347.8
Welsh4570.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1150.1
Other ancestries9,6729.3
(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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