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Gwinnett county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school161,510100.0
Nursery school, preschool14,2658.8
Kindergarten9,9326.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)75,34446.6
High school (grades 9-12)34,27521.2
College or graduate school27,69417.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over372,628100.0
Less than 9th grade16,9964.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma30,3768.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)81,97922.0
Some college, no degree89,22423.9
Associate degree27,1467.3
Bachelor's degree89,73524.1
Graduate or professional degree37,17210.0
Percent high school graduate or higher87.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher34.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over448,487100.0
Never married111,86524.9
Now married, except separated273,53261.0
Separated6,9811.6
Widowed15,2813.4
Female
12,7762.8
Divorced40,8289.1
Female
24,8445.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years10,675100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,71134.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over422,432100.0
Civilian veterans45,98010.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years139,324100.0
With a disability10,1277.3
Population 21 to 64 years367,984100.0
With a disability53,87114.6
Percent employed
68.1(X)
No disability314,11385.4
Percent employed
80.7(X)
Population 65 years and over30,104100.0
With a disability12,64942.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over541,751100.0
Same house in 1995225,90541.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995285,35552.7
Same county
107,97419.9
Different county
177,38132.7
Same state
82,09715.2
Different state
95,28417.6
Elsewhere in 199530,4915.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population588,448100.0
Native488,93083.1
Born in United States
481,04881.7
State of residence
219,54337.3
Different state
261,50544.4
Born outside United States
7,8821.3
Foreign born99,51816.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
58,60110.0
Naturalized citizen
29,8385.1
Not a citizen
69,68011.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)99,518100.0
Europe12,38212.4
Asia34,11134.3
Africa5,8345.9
Oceania1810.2
Latin America45,59945.8
Northern America1,4111.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over541,751100.0
English only426,73678.8
Language other than English115,01521.2
Speak English less than 'very well
61,04811.3
Spanish
56,82710.5
Speak English less than "very well"
34,4506.4
Other Indo-European languages
26,8295.0
Speak English less than "very well"
9,8311.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
26,5244.9
Speak English less than "very well"
15,6502.9
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population588,448100.0

Total ancestries reported

572,21697.2
Arab2,2800.4
Czech11,9110.3
Danish1,4690.2
Dutch6,7781.2
English62,14410.6
French (except Basque)112,6642.2
French Canadian12,9860.5
German61,82010.5
Greek1,9760.3
Hungarian1,8330.3
Irish159,35510.1
Italian19,4923.3
Lithuanian8070.1
Norwegian3,8730.7
Polish11,1721.9
Portuguese9840.2
Russian3,8510.7
Scotch-Irish12,1482.1
Scottish13,6892.3
Slovak8370.1
Subsaharan African8,6241.5
Swedish4,5210.8
Swiss1,1520.2
Ukrainian1,5970.3
United States or American61,71910.5
Welsh3,1980.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4,0850.7
Other ancestries205,25134.9
(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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