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Social Statistics

Jefferson davis parish louisiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,365100.0
Nursery school, preschool5837.0
Kindergarten5196.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,41552.8
High school (grades 9-12)1,94523.3
College or graduate school90310.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over19,352100.0
Less than 9th grade2,70414.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,22516.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,96741.2
Some college, no degree2,96415.3
Associate degree5702.9
Bachelor's degree1,3396.9
Graduate or professional degree5833.0
Percent high school graduate or higher69.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over23,827100.0
Never married5,39122.6
Now married, except separated13,62757.2
Separated5682.4
Widowed2,0628.7
Female
1,7157.2
Divorced2,1799.1
Female
1,2625.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years826100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren44754.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over22,179100.0
Civilian veterans2,65712.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,285100.0
With a disability7919.5
Population 21 to 64 years16,468100.0
With a disability3,82223.2
Percent employed
40.7(X)
No disability12,64676.8
Percent employed
69.6(X)
Population 65 years and over3,866100.0
With a disability1,92649.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over29,034100.0
Same house in 199518,96765.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19959,99334.4
Same county
6,43122.1
Different county
3,56212.3
Same state
2,4248.3
Different state
1,1383.9
Elsewhere in 1995740.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population31,435100.0
Native31,25499.4
Born in United States
31,17199.2
State of residence
28,34890.2
Different state
2,8239.0
Born outside United States
830.3
Foreign born1810.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
400.1
Naturalized citizen
900.3
Not a citizen
910.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)181100.0
Europe5630.9
Asia7943.6
Africa00.0
Oceania137.2
Latin America2513.8
Northern America84.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over29,034100.0
English only23,80582.0
Language other than English5,22918.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1984.1
Spanish
2540.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1560.5
Other Indo-European languages
4,84616.7
Speak English less than "very well"
9753.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
820.3
Speak English less than "very well"
570.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population31,435100.0

Total ancestries reported

27,79388.4
Arab490.2
Czech1160.1
Danish190.1
Dutch340.1
English1,1863.8
French (except Basque)15,14316.4
French Canadian15,41617.2
German1,8906.0
Greek260.1
Hungarian460.1
Irish11,0643.4
Italian4371.4
Lithuanian100.0
Norwegian640.2
Polish400.1
Portuguese30.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1860.6
Scottish1470.5
Slovak100.0
Subsaharan African1540.5
Swedish410.1
Swiss30.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4,90015.6
Welsh250.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)140.0
Other ancestries6,87021.9
(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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