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Social Statistics

Adams county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,039100.0
Nursery school, preschool10510.1
Kindergarten585.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)48446.6
High school (grades 9-12)26025.0
College or graduate school13212.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over3,131100.0
Less than 9th grade2106.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2748.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,29741.4
Some college, no degree74123.7
Associate degree2337.4
Bachelor's degree2859.1
Graduate or professional degree912.9
Percent high school graduate or higher84.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over3,607100.0
Never married64517.9
Now married, except separated2,29963.7
Separated521.4
Widowed38210.6
Female
3198.8
Divorced2296.3
Female
1283.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years48100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2654.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over3,413100.0
Civilian veterans47513.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years940100.0
With a disability646.8
Population 21 to 64 years2,291100.0
With a disability33614.7
Percent employed
55.4(X)
No disability1,95585.3
Percent employed
87.0(X)
Population 65 years and over921100.0
With a disability37440.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over4,223100.0
Same house in 19952,76265.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,45134.4
Same county
67916.1
Different county
77218.3
Same state
58413.8
Different state
1884.5
Elsewhere in 1995100.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population4,482100.0
Native4,47199.8
Born in United States
4,46799.7
State of residence
3,73383.3
Different state
73416.4
Born outside United States
40.1
Foreign born110.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
00.0
Naturalized citizen
110.2
Not a citizen
00.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)11100.0
Europe19.1
Asia1090.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over4,223100.0
English only4,15698.4
Language other than English671.6
Speak English less than 'very well
350.8
Spanish
260.6
Speak English less than "very well"
90.2
Other Indo-European languages
350.8
Speak English less than "very well"
200.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
60.1
Speak English less than "very well"
60.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population4,482100.0

Total ancestries reported

3,58780.0
Arab00.0
Czech1481.1
Danish761.7
Dutch1112.5
English53011.8
French (except Basque)1841.9
French Canadian1300.7
German97021.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish157412.8
Italian561.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1222.7
Polish621.4
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish581.3
Scottish571.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1423.2
Swiss270.6
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4029.0
Welsh180.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries2204.9
(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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