Social Statistics

Evangeline parish louisiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,554100.0
Nursery school, preschool6646.9
Kindergarten6296.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,91551.4
High school (grades 9-12)2,21923.2
College or graduate school1,12711.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over21,511100.0
Less than 9th grade4,69721.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,88422.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,59030.6
Some college, no degree2,53711.8
Associate degree7683.6
Bachelor's degree1,3386.2
Graduate or professional degree6973.2
Percent high school graduate or higher55.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over26,755100.0
Never married6,02522.5
Now married, except separated15,43057.7
Separated6672.5
Widowed2,2818.5
Female
1,8727.0
Divorced2,3528.8
Female
1,2924.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years684100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren46668.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over24,970100.0
Civilian veterans2,53310.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,160100.0
With a disability1,18913.0
Population 21 to 64 years17,613100.0
With a disability4,96128.2
Percent employed
34.7(X)
No disability12,65271.8
Percent employed
65.4(X)
Population 65 years and over4,168100.0
With a disability2,39857.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over32,603100.0
Same house in 199520,96164.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,45935.1
Same county
7,40722.7
Different county
4,05212.4
Same state
3,0449.3
Different state
1,0083.1
Elsewhere in 19951830.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population35,434100.0
Native35,21099.4
Born in United States
35,16399.2
State of residence
33,19293.7
Different state
1,9715.6
Born outside United States
470.1
Foreign born2240.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
810.2
Naturalized citizen
960.3
Not a citizen
1280.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)224100.0
Europe5625.0
Asia14665.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America114.9
Northern America114.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over32,603100.0
English only23,55672.3
Language other than English9,04727.7
Speak English less than 'very well
2,4907.6
Spanish
2710.8
Speak English less than "very well"
860.3
Other Indo-European languages
8,67626.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2,3627.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
740.2
Speak English less than "very well"
420.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population35,434100.0

Total ancestries reported

27,47477.5
Arab320.1
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch170.0
English6691.9
French (except Basque)15,13314.5
French Canadian14,27512.1
German8612.4
Greek00.0
Hungarian70.0
Irish11,0062.8
Italian2460.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian50.0
Polish690.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish410.1
Scottish390.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1010.3
Swedish50.0
Swiss50.0
Ukrainian60.0
United States or American5,56415.7
Welsh80.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries9,38526.5
(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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