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Harper county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,554100.0
Nursery school, preschool734.7
Kindergarten694.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)79551.2
High school (grades 9-12)47330.4
College or graduate school1449.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,462100.0
Less than 9th grade2184.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma50711.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,74339.1
Some college, no degree1,19626.8
Associate degree1753.9
Bachelor's degree3928.8
Graduate or professional degree2315.2
Percent high school graduate or higher83.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over5,254100.0
Never married92917.7
Now married, except separated3,15660.1
Separated741.4
Widowed63812.1
Female
53810.2
Divorced4578.7
Female
2544.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years76100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren6281.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,926100.0
Civilian veterans67813.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,463100.0
With a disability1117.6
Population 21 to 64 years3,180100.0
With a disability59518.7
Percent employed
63.2(X)
No disability2,58581.3
Percent employed
84.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,357100.0
With a disability59243.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over6,168100.0
Same house in 19953,82962.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,32437.7
Same county
1,26320.5
Different county
1,06117.2
Same state
64710.5
Different state
4146.7
Elsewhere in 1995150.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population6,536100.0
Native6,50899.6
Born in United States
6,47199.0
State of residence
4,74672.6
Different state
1,72526.4
Born outside United States
370.6
Foreign born280.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
130.2
Naturalized citizen
80.1
Not a citizen
200.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)28100.0
Europe1139.3
Asia1657.1
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America13.6
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over6,168100.0
English only6,00997.4
Language other than English1592.6
Speak English less than 'very well
280.5
Spanish
901.5
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
Other Indo-European languages
651.1
Speak English less than "very well"
160.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
40.1
Speak English less than "very well"
40.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population6,536100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,19394.8
Arab10.0
Czech11171.8
Danish350.5
Dutch2493.8
English69110.6
French (except Basque)13084.7
French Canadian120.0
German1,93229.6
Greek20.0
Hungarian110.2
Irish16119.3
Italian540.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian330.5
Polish620.9
Portuguese00.0
Russian280.4
Scotch-Irish1672.6
Scottish661.0
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African80.1
Swedish831.3
Swiss560.9
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American87713.4
Welsh610.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)130.2
Other ancestries72611.1
(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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