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Social Statistics

Douglas county nevada dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,499100.0
Nursery school, preschool6906.6
Kindergarten6225.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,88946.6
High school (grades 9-12)2,37422.6
College or graduate school1,92418.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over29,279100.0
Less than 9th grade5792.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,8886.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,79426.6
Some college, no degree9,90633.8
Associate degree2,3328.0
Bachelor's degree4,63315.8
Graduate or professional degree2,1477.3
Percent high school graduate or higher91.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher23.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over33,191100.0
Never married6,17418.6
Now married, except separated20,76562.6
Separated3901.2
Widowed1,6665.0
Female
1,1913.6
Divorced4,19612.6
Female
2,2176.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years699100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren28240.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over31,355100.0
Civilian veterans5,82118.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,905100.0
With a disability5546.2
Population 21 to 64 years23,849100.0
With a disability3,79415.9
Percent employed
62.8(X)
No disability20,05584.1
Percent employed
75.3(X)
Population 65 years and over6,207100.0
With a disability2,27636.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over39,164100.0
Same house in 199519,15248.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199519,54449.9
Same county
6,63116.9
Different county
12,91333.0
Same state
2,4636.3
Different state
10,45026.7
Elsewhere in 19954681.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population41,259100.0
Native38,90094.3
Born in United States
38,53093.4
State of residence
6,52515.8
Different state
32,00577.6
Born outside United States
3700.9
Foreign born2,3595.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
7001.7
Naturalized citizen
1,1732.8
Not a citizen
1,1862.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,359100.0
Europe72430.7
Asia30112.8
Africa251.1
Oceania552.3
Latin America97641.4
Northern America27811.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over39,164100.0
English only35,72591.2
Language other than English3,4398.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1,4563.7
Spanish
2,3275.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1823.0
Other Indo-European languages
7311.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1290.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2140.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1080.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population41,259100.0

Total ancestries reported

48,373117.2
Arab920.2
Czech13370.8
Danish5771.4
Dutch8382.0
English6,73416.3
French (except Basque)11,7924.3
French Canadian14281.0
German8,97221.7
Greek1050.3
Hungarian1970.5
Irish16,04814.7
Italian3,0967.5
Lithuanian720.2
Norwegian1,6314.0
Polish7451.8
Portuguese5011.2
Russian5141.2
Scotch-Irish1,2323.0
Scottish1,3593.3
Slovak670.2
Subsaharan African130.0
Swedish1,1912.9
Swiss4291.0
Ukrainian1640.4
United States or American1,9224.7
Welsh4341.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)400.1
Other ancestries8,84321.4
(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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