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Social Statistics

Dawes county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,367100.0
Nursery school, preschool631.9
Kindergarten1364.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)78823.4
High school (grades 9-12)61118.1
College or graduate school1,76952.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,018100.0
Less than 9th grade2705.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3867.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,30926.1
Some college, no degree1,27325.4
Associate degree3557.1
Bachelor's degree89917.9
Graduate or professional degree52610.5
Percent high school graduate or higher86.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,618100.0
Never married2,51733.0
Now married, except separated3,88651.0
Separated781.0
Widowed5507.2
Female
4786.3
Divorced5877.7
Female
3144.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years62100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3658.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,122100.0
Civilian veterans93513.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,573100.0
With a disability1254.9
Population 21 to 64 years4,645100.0
With a disability60513.0
Percent employed
67.1(X)
No disability4,04087.0
Percent employed
83.6(X)
Population 65 years and over1,289100.0
With a disability52740.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over8,604100.0
Same house in 19954,10347.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,43051.5
Same county
1,41616.5
Different county
3,01435.0
Same state
1,51517.6
Different state
1,49917.4
Elsewhere in 1995710.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,060100.0
Native8,86297.8
Born in United States
8,84097.6
State of residence
5,40759.7
Different state
3,43337.9
Born outside United States
220.2
Foreign born1982.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1161.3
Naturalized citizen
580.6
Not a citizen
1401.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)198100.0
Europe199.6
Asia94.5
Africa5427.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America10553.0
Northern America115.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over8,604100.0
English only8,18995.2
Language other than English4154.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1361.6
Spanish
2392.8
Speak English less than "very well"
851.0
Other Indo-European languages
1031.2
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
160.2
Speak English less than "very well"
90.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,060100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,620117.2
Arab150.2
Czech14354.8
Danish2793.1
Dutch2242.5
English1,15012.7
French (except Basque)13243.6
French Canadian1530.6
German3,55239.2
Greek90.1
Hungarian220.2
Irish11,36815.1
Italian2012.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian3143.5
Polish2202.4
Portuguese80.1
Russian400.4
Scotch-Irish1361.5
Scottish2122.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African690.8
Swedish3904.3
Swiss270.3
Ukrainian30.0
United States or American5436.0
Welsh570.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)130.1
Other ancestries95610.6
(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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