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Gentry county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,682100.0
Nursery school, preschool1519.0
Kindergarten814.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)83449.6
High school (grades 9-12)48729.0
College or graduate school1297.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,599100.0
Less than 9th grade2595.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma58012.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,09745.6
Some college, no degree82918.0
Associate degree1653.6
Bachelor's degree4529.8
Graduate or professional degree2174.7
Percent high school graduate or higher81.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,415100.0
Never married94717.5
Now married, except separated3,43863.5
Separated571.1
Widowed58810.9
Female
4989.2
Divorced3857.1
Female
1813.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years67100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3552.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,074100.0
Civilian veterans74314.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,584100.0
With a disability1137.1
Population 21 to 64 years3,331100.0
With a disability68920.7
Percent employed
62.1(X)
No disability2,64279.3
Percent employed
80.8(X)
Population 65 years and over1,373100.0
With a disability63546.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,428100.0
Same house in 19953,88960.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,51439.1
Same county
1,39121.6
Different county
1,12317.5
Same state
73511.4
Different state
3886.0
Elsewhere in 1995250.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,861100.0
Native6,81799.4
Born in United States
6,79699.1
State of residence
5,52080.5
Different state
1,27618.6
Born outside United States
210.3
Foreign born440.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
260.4
Naturalized citizen
90.1
Not a citizen
350.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)44100.0
Europe3272.7
Asia715.9
Africa00.0
Oceania36.8
Latin America00.0
Northern America24.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,428100.0
English only6,25997.4
Language other than English1692.6
Speak English less than 'very well
400.6
Spanish
1061.6
Speak English less than "very well"
250.4
Other Indo-European languages
460.7
Speak English less than "very well"
110.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
60.1
Speak English less than "very well"
40.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,861100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,29077.1
Arab20.0
Czech160.1
Danish310.5
Dutch1291.9
English74210.8
French (except Basque)11101.6
French Canadian1110.2
German1,29918.9
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish172110.5
Italian691.0
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian260.4
Polish230.3
Portuguese30.0
Russian30.0
Scotch-Irish1652.4
Scottish1321.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish961.4
Swiss180.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,09115.9
Welsh280.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.1
Other ancestries5768.4
(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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