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Social Statistics

Edwards county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,626100.0
Nursery school, preschool1096.7
Kindergarten754.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)73745.3
High school (grades 9-12)40825.1
College or graduate school29718.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,815100.0
Less than 9th grade3346.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma51810.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,87538.9
Some college, no degree1,15323.9
Associate degree4639.6
Bachelor's degree3316.9
Graduate or professional degree1412.9
Percent high school graduate or higher82.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,662100.0
Never married97817.3
Now married, except separated3,60463.7
Separated440.8
Widowed4948.7
Female
4187.4
Divorced5429.6
Female
3005.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years62100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2641.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,363100.0
Civilian veterans76914.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,459100.0
With a disability1359.3
Population 21 to 64 years3,833100.0
With a disability69318.1
Percent employed
52.2(X)
No disability3,14081.9
Percent employed
82.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,247100.0
With a disability51741.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,581100.0
Same house in 19954,55469.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,02530.8
Same county
1,03715.8
Different county
98815.0
Same state
80612.2
Different state
1822.8
Elsewhere in 199520.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,971100.0
Native6,94499.6
Born in United States
6,89698.9
State of residence
5,12673.5
Different state
1,77025.4
Born outside United States
480.7
Foreign born270.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
90.1
Naturalized citizen
170.2
Not a citizen
100.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)27100.0
Europe1037.0
Asia1451.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America311.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,581100.0
English only6,48998.6
Language other than English921.4
Speak English less than 'very well
180.3
Spanish
590.9
Speak English less than "very well"
60.1
Other Indo-European languages
250.4
Speak English less than "very well"
120.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,971100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,85984.0
Arab00.0
Czech160.1
Danish00.0
Dutch1121.6
English1,64823.6
French (except Basque)11221.8
French Canadian1100.1
German1,35919.5
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish15337.6
Italian470.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian70.1
Polish540.8
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish781.1
Scottish811.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish300.4
Swiss90.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,26518.1
Welsh530.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.1
Other ancestries4386.3
(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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