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Greenville county south carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school96,798100.0
Nursery school, preschool6,1786.4
Kindergarten6,1706.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)43,12244.5
High school (grades 9-12)20,59621.3
College or graduate school20,73221.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over250,258100.0
Less than 9th grade17,3366.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma34,07613.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)65,81526.3
Some college, no degree49,27719.7
Associate degree18,1037.2
Bachelor's degree45,24518.1
Graduate or professional degree20,4068.2
Percent high school graduate or higher79.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over301,150100.0
Never married73,57624.4
Now married, except separated170,11256.5
Separated8,9353.0
Widowed20,3636.8
Female
17,0245.7
Divorced28,1649.4
Female
15,8005.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years7,365100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4,07055.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over285,998100.0
Civilian veterans37,06613.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years83,958100.0
With a disability6,9398.3
Population 21 to 64 years223,296100.0
With a disability40,05617.9
Percent employed
56.5(X)
No disability183,24082.1
Percent employed
79.6(X)
Population 65 years and over42,872100.0
With a disability18,71043.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over354,190100.0
Same house in 1995182,50051.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995162,96046.0
Same county
90,38125.5
Different county
72,57920.5
Same state
24,5936.9
Different state
47,98613.5
Elsewhere in 19958,7302.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population379,616100.0
Native361,19695.1
Born in United States
358,15694.3
State of residence
222,07958.5
Different state
136,07735.8
Born outside United States
3,0400.8
Foreign born18,4204.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
11,4253.0
Naturalized citizen
5,4511.4
Not a citizen
12,9693.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)18,420100.0
Europe3,78620.6
Asia4,04021.9
Africa5573.0
Oceania1380.7
Latin America9,00848.9
Northern America8914.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over354,190100.0
English only329,18292.9
Language other than English25,0087.1
Speak English less than 'very well
11,8723.4
Spanish
13,9243.9
Speak English less than "very well"
7,7832.2
Other Indo-European languages
6,8651.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,9790.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
3,2080.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,7320.5
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population379,616100.0

Total ancestries reported

336,51188.6
Arab1,2330.3
Czech18780.2
Danish6680.2
Dutch5,0241.3
English38,93810.3
French (except Basque)17,7662.0
French Canadian11,5910.4
German36,4619.6
Greek1,5520.4
Hungarian9340.2
Irish136,4209.6
Italian9,5612.5
Lithuanian2840.1
Norwegian1,6000.4
Polish3,9631.0
Portuguese4320.1
Russian8900.2
Scotch-Irish13,5113.6
Scottish9,0242.4
Slovak3930.1
Subsaharan African2,4780.7
Swedish2,1200.6
Swiss1,0020.3
Ukrainian5440.1
United States or American54,98314.5
Welsh2,0750.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)5480.1
Other ancestries101,63826.8
(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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