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Davidson county tennessee 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 school141,200100.0
Nursery school, preschool9,3326.6
Kindergarten7,1715.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)56,36039.9
High school (grades 9-12)27,01619.1
College or graduate school41,32129.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over377,734100.0
Less than 9th grade21,6495.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma48,15212.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)93,10524.6
Some college, no degree81,32721.5
Associate degree18,3564.9
Bachelor's degree75,94820.1
Graduate or professional degree39,19710.4
Percent high school graduate or higher81.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher30.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over462,958100.0
Never married148,30532.0
Now married, except separated213,88146.2
Separated10,6522.3
Widowed29,6256.4
Female
24,6105.3
Divorced60,49513.1
Female
35,5527.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years11,209100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5,55049.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over443,088100.0
Civilian veterans50,86511.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years116,588100.0
With a disability11,1119.5
Population 21 to 64 years344,139100.0
With a disability66,13419.2
Percent employed
60.3(X)
No disability278,00580.8
Percent employed
80.4(X)
Population 65 years and over60,848100.0
With a disability27,69445.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over532,311100.0
Same house in 1995242,37045.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995272,18451.1
Same county
154,52129.0
Different county
117,66322.1
Same state
42,0927.9
Different state
75,57114.2
Elsewhere in 199517,7573.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population569,891100.0
Native530,29593.1
Born in United States
525,46592.2
State of residence
329,28957.8
Different state
196,17634.4
Born outside United States
4,8300.8
Foreign born39,5966.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
26,5734.7
Naturalized citizen
9,8911.7
Not a citizen
29,7055.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)39,596100.0
Europe5,03812.7
Asia12,80032.3
Africa4,19910.6
Oceania2090.5
Latin America16,25641.1
Northern America1,0942.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over532,311100.0
English only480,01490.2
Language other than English52,2979.8
Speak English less than 'very well
25,1664.7
Spanish
26,1744.9
Speak English less than "very well"
13,8622.6
Other Indo-European languages
12,8892.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4,4980.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
8,2181.5
Speak English less than "very well"
4,6640.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population569,891100.0

Total ancestries reported

520,86291.4
Arab4,7900.8
Czech11,4280.3
Danish1,1780.2
Dutch6,3171.1
English53,5909.4
French (except Basque)110,5991.9
French Canadian11,9090.3
German51,0119.0
Greek9560.2
Hungarian1,2390.2
Irish151,4679.0
Italian10,6981.9
Lithuanian4120.1
Norwegian2,9950.5
Polish5,4761.0
Portuguese5740.1
Russian2,8980.5
Scotch-Irish16,6992.9
Scottish12,1642.1
Slovak5950.1
Subsaharan African7,8451.4
Swedish3,1270.5
Swiss1,0170.2
Ukrainian6660.1
United States or American63,43011.1
Welsh3,1520.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,2950.2
Other ancestries203,33535.7
(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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