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Social Statistics

Grainger county tennessee dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,193100.0
Nursery school, preschool1062.5
Kindergarten2786.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,27254.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,01424.2
College or graduate school52312.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over14,210100.0
Less than 9th grade3,31623.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,35816.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,27937.1
Some college, no degree1,72512.1
Associate degree4223.0
Bachelor's degree7115.0
Graduate or professional degree3992.8
Percent high school graduate or higher60.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher7.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over16,713100.0
Never married2,59415.5
Now married, except separated10,86565.0
Separated2021.2
Widowed1,2017.2
Female
9415.6
Divorced1,85111.1
Female
9655.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years429100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren28566.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over15,929100.0
Civilian veterans1,84111.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,146100.0
With a disability44610.8
Population 21 to 64 years12,641100.0
With a disability3,49727.7
Percent employed
39.0(X)
No disability9,14472.3
Percent employed
75.3(X)
Population 65 years and over2,466100.0
With a disability1,21849.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over19,408100.0
Same house in 199512,76165.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,52033.6
Same county
3,01915.6
Different county
3,50118.0
Same state
2,45612.7
Different state
1,0455.4
Elsewhere in 19951270.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population20,659100.0
Native20,43698.9
Born in United States
20,40298.8
State of residence
16,03877.6
Different state
4,36421.1
Born outside United States
340.2
Foreign born2231.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1550.8
Naturalized citizen
660.3
Not a citizen
1570.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)223100.0
Europe6328.3
Asia52.2
Africa20.9
Oceania00.0
Latin America15368.6
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over19,408100.0
English only18,92397.5
Language other than English4852.5
Speak English less than 'very well
2331.2
Spanish
3211.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1740.9
Other Indo-European languages
1530.8
Speak English less than "very well"
560.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
110.1
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population20,659100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,28564.3
Arab00.0
Czech1270.1
Danish210.1
Dutch2881.4
English1,1225.4
French (except Basque)11490.7
French Canadian1180.1
German1,2676.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian290.1
Irish11,2516.1
Italian1550.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian330.2
Polish720.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian250.1
Scotch-Irish3341.6
Scottish2041.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African80.0
Swedish460.2
Swiss370.2
Ukrainian140.1
United States or American6,44831.2
Welsh170.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)610.3
Other ancestries1,6598.0
(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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