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Harris county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,252100.0
Nursery school, preschool5769.2
Kindergarten4657.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,80444.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,52824.4
College or graduate school87914.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over16,231100.0
Less than 9th grade1,1907.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,22613.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,77429.4
Some college, no degree3,65822.5
Associate degree9515.9
Bachelor's degree2,24713.8
Graduate or professional degree1,1857.3
Percent high school graduate or higher79.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher21.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,727100.0
Never married3,26417.4
Now married, except separated11,91463.6
Separated4232.3
Widowed1,2496.7
Female
1,0405.6
Divorced1,87710.0
Female
9355.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years660100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren29945.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,555100.0
Civilian veterans3,20518.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,266100.0
With a disability4007.6
Population 21 to 64 years13,913100.0
With a disability2,74919.8
Percent employed
63.9(X)
No disability11,16480.2
Percent employed
81.2(X)
Population 65 years and over2,777100.0
With a disability1,28046.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over22,279100.0
Same house in 199512,48056.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19959,45442.4
Same county
2,68812.1
Different county
6,76630.4
Same state
4,49320.2
Different state
2,27310.2
Elsewhere in 19953451.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population23,695100.0
Native23,24798.1
Born in United States
22,84096.4
State of residence
15,09663.7
Different state
7,74432.7
Born outside United States
4071.7
Foreign born4481.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2271.0
Naturalized citizen
1860.8
Not a citizen
2621.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)448100.0
Europe19042.4
Asia9621.4
Africa13329.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America224.9
Northern America71.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over22,279100.0
English only21,37395.9
Language other than English9064.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2931.3
Spanish
3661.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1130.5
Other Indo-European languages
3761.7
Speak English less than "very well"
750.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
810.4
Speak English less than "very well"
420.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population23,695100.0

Total ancestries reported

19,68583.1
Arab70.0
Czech1510.2
Danish440.2
Dutch3341.4
English2,57110.9
French (except Basque)14441.9
French Canadian11620.7
German1,6366.9
Greek00.0
Hungarian300.1
Irish12,2369.4
Italian3391.4
Lithuanian230.1
Norwegian1230.5
Polish2140.9
Portuguese310.1
Russian420.2
Scotch-Irish5002.1
Scottish5142.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African2531.1
Swedish1080.5
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian380.2
United States or American3,86716.3
Welsh1040.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)160.1
Other ancestries5,99825.3
(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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