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Social Statistics for Douglas County, Wisconsin

Douglas county wisconsin dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,211100.0
Nursery school, preschool6145.5
Kindergarten5805.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,57440.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,72424.3
College or graduate school2,71924.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over28,653100.0
Less than 9th grade1,2304.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,8239.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)10,37036.2
Some college, no degree6,38822.3
Associate degree2,6029.1
Bachelor's degree3,68312.9
Graduate or professional degree1,5575.4
Percent high school graduate or higher85.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over35,001100.0
Never married9,29926.6
Now married, except separated18,79153.7
Separated4091.2
Widowed2,5657.3
Female
2,0425.8
Divorced3,93711.2
Female
2,1246.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years489100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren26253.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over33,018100.0
Civilian veterans5,24315.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,496100.0
With a disability7948.4
Population 21 to 64 years24,645100.0
With a disability4,47318.1
Percent employed
50.4(X)
No disability20,17281.9
Percent employed
80.6(X)
Population 65 years and over5,909100.0
With a disability2,16236.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over40,721100.0
Same house in 199524,85461.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199515,55038.2
Same county
9,32922.9
Different county
6,22115.3
Same state
1,6684.1
Different state
4,55311.2
Elsewhere in 19953170.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population43,287100.0
Native42,59698.4
Born in United States
42,40798.0
State of residence
21,28149.2
Different state
21,12648.8
Born outside United States
1890.4
Foreign born6911.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2680.6
Naturalized citizen
3910.9
Not a citizen
3000.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)691100.0
Europe26638.5
Asia25436.8
Africa20.3
Oceania50.7
Latin America578.2
Northern America10715.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over40,721100.0
English only39,08896.0
Language other than English1,6334.0
Speak English less than 'very well
5561.4
Spanish
4841.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1390.3
Other Indo-European languages
5811.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1400.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1960.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1190.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population43,287100.0

Total ancestries reported

53,848124.4
Arab400.1
Czech17051.6
Danish5741.3
Dutch5811.3
English2,4725.7
French (except Basque)12,1194.9
French Canadian11,1292.6
German9,73422.5
Greek2340.5
Hungarian720.2
Irish15,39712.5
Italian1,3063.0
Lithuanian1360.3
Norwegian6,58515.2
Polish3,8498.9
Portuguese70.0
Russian2110.5
Scotch-Irish5751.3
Scottish5331.2
Slovak3180.7
Subsaharan African200.0
Swedish6,70515.5
Swiss2120.5
Ukrainian910.2
United States or American1,7964.1
Welsh1600.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries8,28719.1
(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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