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Dewey county oklahoma dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,121100.0
Nursery school, preschool585.2
Kindergarten534.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)54748.8
High school (grades 9-12)35631.8
College or graduate school1079.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over3,310100.0
Less than 9th grade2317.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma43913.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,35040.8
Some college, no degree67620.4
Associate degree652.0
Bachelor's degree38711.7
Graduate or professional degree1624.9
Percent high school graduate or higher79.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over3,893100.0
Never married61715.8
Now married, except separated2,53565.1
Separated240.6
Widowed41810.7
Female
3539.1
Divorced2997.7
Female
1453.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years58100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4272.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over3,645100.0
Civilian veterans42611.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,057100.0
With a disability706.6
Population 21 to 64 years2,406100.0
With a disability49420.5
Percent employed
58.1(X)
No disability1,91279.5
Percent employed
79.1(X)
Population 65 years and over911100.0
With a disability40744.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over4,508100.0
Same house in 19952,98466.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,49833.2
Same county
65414.5
Different county
84418.7
Same state
65814.6
Different state
1864.1
Elsewhere in 1995260.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population4,743100.0
Native4,68198.7
Born in United States
4,67898.6
State of residence
3,70078.0
Different state
97820.6
Born outside United States
30.1
Foreign born621.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
340.7
Naturalized citizen
250.5
Not a citizen
370.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)62100.0
Europe812.9
Asia23.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America5283.9
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over4,508100.0
English only4,34996.5
Language other than English1593.5
Speak English less than 'very well
731.6
Spanish
1112.5
Speak English less than "very well"
581.3
Other Indo-European languages
70.2
Speak English less than "very well"
30.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
30.1
Speak English less than "very well"
30.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population4,743100.0

Total ancestries reported

3,72478.5
Arab70.1
Czech1240.5
Danish210.4
Dutch1272.7
English4208.9
French (except Basque)1811.7
French Canadian1110.2
German66614.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish14569.6
Italian140.3
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian350.7
Polish340.7
Portuguese00.0
Russian90.2
Scotch-Irish1102.3
Scottish611.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish130.3
Swiss130.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American90619.1
Welsh130.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.2
Other ancestries69514.7
(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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