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Social Statistics

Douglas county south dakota dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school842100.0
Nursery school, preschool404.8
Kindergarten475.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)45754.3
High school (grades 9-12)25730.5
College or graduate school414.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over2,332100.0
Less than 9th grade55723.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1707.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)66828.6
Some college, no degree46319.9
Associate degree1365.8
Bachelor's degree25010.7
Graduate or professional degree883.8
Percent high school graduate or higher68.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over2,707100.0
Never married48718.0
Now married, except separated1,83967.9
Separated130.5
Widowed2529.3
Female
2238.2
Divorced1164.3
Female
461.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years23100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2087.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over2,501100.0
Civilian veterans36514.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years845100.0
With a disability222.6
Population 21 to 64 years1,612100.0
With a disability19812.3
Percent employed
58.6(X)
No disability1,41487.7
Percent employed
84.4(X)
Population 65 years and over686100.0
With a disability23233.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over3,253100.0
Same house in 19952,37773.1
Different house in the U.S. in 199586926.7
Same county
45213.9
Different county
41712.8
Same state
2567.9
Different state
1614.9
Elsewhere in 199570.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population3,458100.0
Native3,44499.6
Born in United States
3,43099.2
State of residence
2,97486.0
Different state
45613.2
Born outside United States
140.4
Foreign born140.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
00.0
Naturalized citizen
140.4
Not a citizen
00.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)14100.0
Europe857.1
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America642.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over3,253100.0
English only3,02793.1
Language other than English2266.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1494.6
Spanish
170.5
Speak English less than "very well"
110.3
Other Indo-European languages
2026.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1384.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population3,458100.0

Total ancestries reported

3,674106.2
Arab00.0
Czech11053.0
Danish180.5
Dutch1,21535.1
English1083.1
French (except Basque)1471.4
French Canadian100.0
German1,48943.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian80.2
Irish12156.2
Italian150.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1303.8
Polish190.5
Portuguese70.2
Russian310.9
Scotch-Irish200.6
Scottish50.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish651.9
Swiss70.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American742.1
Welsh50.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries912.6
(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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