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Social Statistics

Grand county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,475100.0
Nursery school, preschool1365.5
Kindergarten1385.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,20448.6
High school (grades 9-12)69628.1
College or graduate school30112.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,571100.0
Less than 9th grade1471.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5146.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,06024.0
Some college, no degree2,34627.4
Associate degree5436.3
Bachelor's degree2,15225.1
Graduate or professional degree8099.4
Percent high school graduate or higher92.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher34.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over10,254100.0
Never married2,93928.7
Now married, except separated5,88857.4
Separated1471.4
Widowed2462.4
Female
1861.8
Divorced1,03410.1
Female
4844.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years81100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4150.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over9,735100.0
Civilian veterans1,34313.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,402100.0
With a disability1355.6
Population 21 to 64 years8,322100.0
With a disability1,07913.0
Percent employed
75.3(X)
No disability7,24387.0
Percent employed
83.6(X)
Population 65 years and over978100.0
With a disability32132.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over11,731100.0
Same house in 19954,94742.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,54855.8
Same county
2,38920.4
Different county
4,15935.5
Same state
2,14318.3
Different state
2,01617.2
Elsewhere in 19952362.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population12,442100.0
Native12,01796.6
Born in United States
11,92195.8
State of residence
5,05740.6
Different state
6,86455.2
Born outside United States
960.8
Foreign born4253.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2191.8
Naturalized citizen
1981.6
Not a citizen
2271.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)425100.0
Europe22853.6
Asia4410.4
Africa30.7
Oceania174.0
Latin America10123.8
Northern America327.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over11,731100.0
English only11,01493.9
Language other than English7176.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2742.3
Spanish
3493.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1291.1
Other Indo-European languages
3342.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1401.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
150.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population12,442100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,039104.8
Arab490.4
Czech12071.7
Danish1841.5
Dutch3282.6
English1,51112.1
French (except Basque)13773.0
French Canadian1700.6
German3,09324.9
Greek290.2
Hungarian470.4
Irish11,72513.9
Italian5764.6
Lithuanian710.6
Norwegian4643.7
Polish3512.8
Portuguese170.1
Russian1050.8
Scotch-Irish2572.1
Scottish4473.6
Slovak220.2
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish6175.0
Swiss1361.1
Ukrainian380.3
United States or American6655.3
Welsh1100.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)40.0
Other ancestries1,53912.4
(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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