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Social Statistics for Issaquena County, Mississippi

Issaquena county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school658100.0
Nursery school, preschool355.3
Kindergarten477.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)33250.5
High school (grades 9-12)18127.5
College or graduate school639.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over1,380100.0
Less than 9th grade25018.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma31923.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)43031.2
Some college, no degree21415.5
Associate degree695.0
Bachelor's degree725.2
Graduate or professional degree261.9
Percent high school graduate or higher58.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher7.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over1,761100.0
Never married52529.8
Now married, except separated93753.2
Separated704.0
Widowed1287.3
Female
965.5
Divorced1015.7
Female
472.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years62100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4267.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over1,646100.0
Civilian veterans1328.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years591100.0
With a disability508.5
Population 21 to 64 years1,042100.0
With a disability25624.6
Percent employed
38.7(X)
No disability78675.4
Percent employed
67.9(X)
Population 65 years and over244100.0
With a disability11848.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over2,139100.0
Same house in 19951,30561.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199583038.8
Same county
24711.5
Different county
58327.3
Same state
50023.4
Different state
833.9
Elsewhere in 199540.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population2,274100.0
Native2,27099.8
Born in United States
2,27099.8
State of residence
1,96186.2
Different state
30913.6
Born outside United States
00.0
Foreign born40.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
20.1
Naturalized citizen
00.0
Not a citizen
40.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4100.0
Europe4100.0
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over2,139100.0
English only2,12399.3
Language other than English160.7
Speak English less than 'very well
30.1
Spanish
110.5
Speak English less than "very well"
30.1
Other Indo-European languages
50.2
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population2,274100.0

Total ancestries reported

1,49365.7
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch70.3
English672.9
French (except Basque)1160.7
French Canadian100.0
German351.5
Greek20.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish1773.4
Italian170.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian30.1
Polish20.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish231.0
Scottish210.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish10.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American793.5
Welsh20.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,14150.2
(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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