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Social Statistics for Hancock County, Illinois

Hancock county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics





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Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,985100.0
Nursery school, preschool3146.3
Kindergarten2835.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,39248.0
High school (grades 9-12)1,26525.4
College or graduate school73114.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over13,724100.0
Less than 9th grade7075.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,2609.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,68641.4
Some college, no degree3,00221.9
Associate degree9246.7
Bachelor's degree1,53411.2
Graduate or professional degree6114.5
Percent high school graduate or higher85.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over16,136100.0
Never married3,10919.3
Now married, except separated9,95761.7
Separated1160.7
Widowed1,4168.8
Female
1,1357.0
Divorced1,5389.5
Female
8545.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years160100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren11169.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over15,159100.0
Civilian veterans2,23614.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,587100.0
With a disability3347.3
Population 21 to 64 years10,701100.0
With a disability1,53814.4
Percent employed
58.1(X)
No disability9,16385.6
Percent employed
83.6(X)
Population 65 years and over3,434100.0
With a disability1,19434.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over18,999100.0
Same house in 199512,81367.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,14632.3
Same county
3,76019.8
Different county
2,38612.6
Same state
9925.2
Different state
1,3947.3
Elsewhere in 1995400.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population20,121100.0
Native20,01199.5
Born in United States
19,96599.2
State of residence
11,68458.1
Different state
8,28141.2
Born outside United States
460.2
Foreign born1100.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
290.1
Naturalized citizen
620.3
Not a citizen
480.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)110100.0
Europe7164.5
Asia2320.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America109.1
Northern America65.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over18,999100.0
English only18,65698.2
Language other than English3431.8
Speak English less than 'very well
890.5
Spanish
1951.0
Speak English less than "very well"
610.3
Other Indo-European languages
1210.6
Speak English less than "very well"
180.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
250.1
Speak English less than "very well"
100.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population20,121100.0

Total ancestries reported

17,95889.3
Arab30.0
Czech1300.1
Danish620.3
Dutch4822.4
English2,48312.3
French (except Basque)15662.8
French Canadian1560.3
German5,96929.7
Greek330.2
Hungarian160.1
Irish12,35511.7
Italian2671.3
Lithuanian370.2
Norwegian1250.6
Polish1380.7
Portuguese20.0
Russian240.1
Scotch-Irish3741.9
Scottish3601.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African50.0
Swedish3491.7
Swiss800.4
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,76413.7
Welsh960.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)30.0
Other ancestries1,2796.4
(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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