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Social Statistics

Halifax county virginia 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 school8,208100.0
Nursery school, preschool5436.6
Kindergarten5246.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,07249.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,95723.8
College or graduate school1,11213.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over26,073100.0
Less than 9th grade3,95415.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,46220.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)8,81933.8
Some college, no degree4,01615.4
Associate degree1,3545.2
Bachelor's degree1,5676.0
Graduate or professional degree9013.5
Percent high school graduate or higher63.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over30,162100.0
Never married6,68322.2
Now married, except separated16,55754.9
Separated9833.3
Widowed3,10610.3
Female
2,5998.6
Divorced2,8339.4
Female
1,4654.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years973100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren41042.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over28,639100.0
Civilian veterans3,55512.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years7,746100.0
With a disability5897.6
Population 21 to 64 years20,641100.0
With a disability5,22525.3
Percent employed
42.8(X)
No disability15,41674.7
Percent employed
73.3(X)
Population 65 years and over6,040100.0
With a disability2,80646.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over35,201100.0
Same house in 199523,66967.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199511,38932.4
Same county
7,54021.4
Different county
3,84910.9
Same state
2,0835.9
Different state
1,7665.0
Elsewhere in 19951430.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population37,355100.0
Native36,96799.0
Born in United States
36,82798.6
State of residence
30,91782.8
Different state
5,91015.8
Born outside United States
1400.4
Foreign born3881.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1390.4
Naturalized citizen
1470.4
Not a citizen
2410.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)388100.0
Europe6617.0
Asia7920.4
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America18848.5
Northern America5514.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over35,201100.0
English only34,27897.4
Language other than English9232.6
Speak English less than 'very well
3371.0
Spanish
5501.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2110.6
Other Indo-European languages
3160.9
Speak English less than "very well"
870.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
500.1
Speak English less than "very well"
390.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population37,355100.0

Total ancestries reported

26,38770.6
Arab00.0
Czech120.0
Danish40.0
Dutch710.2
English2,3066.2
French (except Basque)11650.4
French Canadian1660.2
German1,0312.8
Greek00.0
Hungarian90.0
Irish11,0082.7
Italian3450.9
Lithuanian200.1
Norwegian580.2
Polish880.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian170.0
Scotch-Irish5291.4
Scottish2200.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1820.5
Swedish510.1
Swiss150.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American7,60920.4
Welsh460.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)770.2
Other ancestries12,46833.4
(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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