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Dukes county massachusetts dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,307100.0
Nursery school, preschool2768.3
Kindergarten1875.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,59748.3
High school (grades 9-12)83825.3
College or graduate school40912.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,693100.0
Less than 9th grade1791.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8477.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,48523.2
Some college, no degree2,34021.9
Associate degree7406.9
Bachelor's degree2,71525.4
Graduate or professional degree1,38713.0
Percent high school graduate or higher90.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher38.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,201100.0
Never married3,34827.4
Now married, except separated6,28651.5
Separated2672.2
Widowed7646.3
Female
6115.0
Divorced1,53612.6
Female
9467.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years143100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4229.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,584100.0
Civilian veterans1,52313.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,037100.0
With a disability1535.0
Population 21 to 64 years8,937100.0
With a disability1,87020.9
Percent employed
77.5(X)
No disability7,06779.1
Percent employed
80.7(X)
Population 65 years and over2,011100.0
With a disability50525.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,146100.0
Same house in 19958,65761.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,13136.3
Same county
2,85620.2
Different county
2,27516.1
Same state
9676.8
Different state
1,3089.2
Elsewhere in 19953582.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,987100.0
Native14,04293.7
Born in United States
13,89792.7
State of residence
8,19854.7
Different state
5,69938.0
Born outside United States
1451.0
Foreign born9456.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5253.5
Naturalized citizen
3182.1
Not a citizen
6274.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)945100.0
Europe24926.3
Asia11512.2
Africa424.4
Oceania353.7
Latin America45848.5
Northern America464.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,146100.0
English only12,98391.8
Language other than English1,1638.2
Speak English less than 'very well
4483.2
Spanish
2341.7
Speak English less than "very well"
580.4
Other Indo-European languages
8415.9
Speak English less than "very well"
3592.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
790.6
Speak English less than "very well"
310.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,987100.0

Total ancestries reported

19,164127.9
Arab630.4
Czech1510.3
Danish670.4
Dutch2041.4
English3,84025.6
French (except Basque)11,2778.5
French Canadian12311.5
German1,4039.4
Greek520.3
Hungarian590.4
Irish12,80518.7
Italian1,1717.8
Lithuanian620.4
Norwegian880.6
Polish6084.1
Portuguese1,4359.6
Russian3092.1
Scotch-Irish3972.6
Scottish9286.2
Slovak70.0
Subsaharan African1210.8
Swedish3772.5
Swiss280.2
Ukrainian160.1
United States or American7795.2
Welsh2241.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)170.1
Other ancestries2,54517.0
(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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