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Social Statistics

Gunnison county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,697100.0
Nursery school, preschool2234.7
Kindergarten1864.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,10723.6
High school (grades 9-12)62513.3
College or graduate school2,55654.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,504100.0
Less than 9th grade2272.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2753.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,51217.8
Some college, no degree2,44728.8
Associate degree3364.0
Bachelor's degree2,68031.5
Graduate or professional degree1,02712.1
Percent high school graduate or higher94.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher43.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,908100.0
Never married5,04942.4
Now married, except separated5,43845.7
Separated1351.1
Widowed3823.2
Female
2782.3
Divorced9047.6
Female
4373.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years48100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren48.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,444100.0
Civilian veterans1,15010.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,235100.0
With a disability2999.2
Population 21 to 64 years9,094100.0
With a disability6867.5
Percent employed
64.7(X)
No disability8,40892.5
Percent employed
80.8(X)
Population 65 years and over938100.0
With a disability31233.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over13,306100.0
Same house in 19954,90236.8
Different house in the U.S. in 19958,21061.7
Same county
3,37125.3
Different county
4,83936.4
Same state
1,96514.8
Different state
2,87421.6
Elsewhere in 19951941.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population13,956100.0
Native13,54697.1
Born in United States
13,36795.8
State of residence
5,25737.7
Different state
8,11058.1
Born outside United States
1791.3
Foreign born4102.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2111.5
Naturalized citizen
1471.1
Not a citizen
2631.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)410100.0
Europe17642.9
Asia215.1
Africa174.1
Oceania245.9
Latin America13933.9
Northern America338.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over13,306100.0
English only12,42893.4
Language other than English8786.6
Speak English less than 'very well
3612.7
Spanish
5584.2
Speak English less than "very well"
2461.8
Other Indo-European languages
3072.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1130.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
130.1
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population13,956100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,485111.0
Arab130.1
Czech11491.1
Danish990.7
Dutch3562.6
English2,03214.6
French (except Basque)15714.1
French Canadian1750.5
German3,05321.9
Greek800.6
Hungarian840.6
Irish12,12115.2
Italian8416.0
Lithuanian380.3
Norwegian4213.0
Polish4753.4
Portuguese150.1
Russian1651.2
Scotch-Irish5363.8
Scottish6064.3
Slovak200.1
Subsaharan African170.1
Swedish4633.3
Swiss1190.9
Ukrainian600.4
United States or American7385.3
Welsh2601.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries2,07614.9
(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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