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Social Statistics

Greene county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,768100.0
Nursery school, preschool1656.0
Kindergarten1385.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,43551.8
High school (grades 9-12)71926.0
College or graduate school31111.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,352100.0
Less than 9th grade8139.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,91322.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,17438.0
Some college, no degree1,46017.5
Associate degree3273.9
Bachelor's degree4425.3
Graduate or professional degree2232.7
Percent high school graduate or higher67.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over10,634100.0
Never married3,03428.5
Now married, except separated5,69853.6
Separated2202.1
Widowed6966.5
Female
5825.5
Divorced9869.3
Female
3403.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years261100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren16864.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,071100.0
Civilian veterans1,08010.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,752100.0
With a disability2218.0
Population 21 to 64 years6,163100.0
With a disability1,52824.8
Percent employed
36.2(X)
No disability4,63575.2
Percent employed
68.4(X)
Population 65 years and over1,244100.0
With a disability79664.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over12,366100.0
Same house in 19957,48360.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,72638.2
Same county
1,57112.7
Different county
3,15525.5
Same state
2,43519.7
Different state
7205.8
Elsewhere in 19951571.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population13,299100.0
Native13,25999.7
Born in United States
13,23799.5
State of residence
10,37078.0
Different state
2,86721.6
Born outside United States
220.2
Foreign born400.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
170.1
Naturalized citizen
150.1
Not a citizen
250.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)40100.0
Europe1332.5
Asia615.0
Africa410.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1742.5
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over12,366100.0
English only12,04497.4
Language other than English3222.6
Speak English less than 'very well
1301.1
Spanish
1981.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1000.8
Other Indo-European languages
1010.8
Speak English less than "very well"
300.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
110.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population13,299100.0

Total ancestries reported

9,10068.4
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish140.1
Dutch250.2
English5504.1
French (except Basque)11150.9
French Canadian1100.1
German2551.9
Greek20.0
Hungarian60.0
Irish15934.5
Italian650.5
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian380.3
Polish80.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1841.4
Scottish2271.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1311.0
Swedish70.1
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian20.0
United States or American3,30224.8
Welsh240.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)110.1
Other ancestries3,53126.6
(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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