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Social Statistics

Grant parish louisiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,695100.0
Nursery school, preschool3918.3
Kindergarten2525.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,53153.9
High school (grades 9-12)1,08523.1
College or graduate school4369.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,921100.0
Less than 9th grade9638.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,24418.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,95741.6
Some college, no degree2,22118.6
Associate degree3673.1
Bachelor's degree7476.3
Graduate or professional degree4223.5
Percent high school graduate or higher73.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over14,298100.0
Never married2,89220.2
Now married, except separated8,27657.9
Separated3962.8
Widowed1,1227.8
Female
9026.3
Divorced1,61211.3
Female
8866.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years507100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren30059.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,384100.0
Civilian veterans2,16616.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,553100.0
With a disability4289.4
Population 21 to 64 years10,250100.0
With a disability2,59225.3
Percent employed
44.3(X)
No disability7,65874.7
Percent employed
69.7(X)
Population 65 years and over2,256100.0
With a disability1,25255.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over17,295100.0
Same house in 199510,69661.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,56738.0
Same county
3,42919.8
Different county
3,13818.1
Same state
2,32913.5
Different state
8094.7
Elsewhere in 1995320.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population18,698100.0
Native18,59899.5
Born in United States
18,55399.2
State of residence
15,51683.0
Different state
3,03716.2
Born outside United States
450.2
Foreign born1000.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
230.1
Naturalized citizen
590.3
Not a citizen
410.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)100100.0
Europe4545.0
Asia4040.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America99.0
Northern America66.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over17,295100.0
English only16,84497.4
Language other than English4512.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1500.9
Spanish
1520.9
Speak English less than "very well"
530.3
Other Indo-European languages
2671.5
Speak English less than "very well"
700.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
290.2
Speak English less than "very well"
270.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population18,698100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,81784.6
Arab350.2
Czech1410.2
Danish40.0
Dutch2061.1
English1,1136.0
French (except Basque)11,7809.5
French Canadian12891.5
German7584.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish12,13511.4
Italian2051.1
Lithuanian10.0
Norwegian340.2
Polish360.2
Portuguese100.1
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish3231.7
Scottish1060.6
Slovak230.1
Subsaharan African10.0
Swedish280.1
Swiss500.3
Ukrainian10.0
United States or American3,62219.4
Welsh520.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries4,95726.5
(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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