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Dekalb county missouri 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 school2,508100.0
Nursery school, preschool1325.3
Kindergarten1044.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,18847.4
High school (grades 9-12)80432.1
College or graduate school28011.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,252100.0
Less than 9th grade5546.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,34216.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,39941.2
Some college, no degree1,77221.5
Associate degree3063.7
Bachelor's degree6057.3
Graduate or professional degree2743.3
Percent high school graduate or higher77.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over9,619100.0
Never married2,16322.5
Now married, except separated4,98551.8
Separated2192.3
Widowed6226.5
Female
5155.4
Divorced1,63016.9
Female
3213.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years90100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4853.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over9,201100.0
Civilian veterans1,65318.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,067100.0
With a disability1296.2
Population 21 to 64 years4,663100.0
With a disability95220.4
Percent employed
56.2(X)
No disability3,71179.6
Percent employed
80.5(X)
Population 65 years and over1,437100.0
With a disability72050.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over10,978100.0
Same house in 19955,67751.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,14446.9
Same county
1,22811.2
Different county
3,91635.7
Same state
3,22129.3
Different state
6956.3
Elsewhere in 19951571.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population11,597100.0
Native11,47899.0
Born in United States
11,41798.4
State of residence
8,56073.8
Different state
2,85724.6
Born outside United States
610.5
Foreign born1191.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
360.3
Naturalized citizen
390.3
Not a citizen
800.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)119100.0
Europe4235.3
Asia4336.1
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America2924.4
Northern America54.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over10,978100.0
English only10,55196.1
Language other than English4273.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1851.7
Spanish
1931.8
Speak English less than "very well"
840.8
Other Indo-European languages
2182.0
Speak English less than "very well"
920.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
160.1
Speak English less than "very well"
90.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population11,597100.0

Total ancestries reported

9,63383.1
Arab00.0
Czech1320.3
Danish240.2
Dutch3102.7
English1,1149.6
French (except Basque)12772.4
French Canadian1180.2
German2,53121.8
Greek150.1
Hungarian20.0
Irish11,23810.7
Italian1471.3
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian700.6
Polish720.6
Portuguese90.1
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1471.3
Scottish1361.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African930.8
Swedish1391.2
Swiss910.8
Ukrainian130.1
United States or American1,32811.5
Welsh860.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries1,73915.0
(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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