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Kankakee county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school28,166100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,8556.6
Kindergarten1,6195.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)13,23447.0
High school (grades 9-12)6,02121.4
College or graduate school5,43719.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over65,844100.0
Less than 9th grade4,9407.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,35912.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)23,54935.8
Some college, no degree15,02122.8
Associate degree4,1256.3
Bachelor's degree6,1619.4
Graduate or professional degree3,6895.6
Percent high school graduate or higher79.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over80,397100.0
Never married21,29526.5
Now married, except separated43,91154.6
Separated1,3591.7
Widowed6,0457.5
Female
5,0256.3
Divorced7,7879.7
Female
4,3935.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,058100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,02649.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over75,743100.0
Civilian veterans9,92813.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years25,532100.0
With a disability2,1438.4
Population 21 to 64 years56,314100.0
With a disability10,76119.1
Percent employed
56.6(X)
No disability45,55380.9
Percent employed
79.8(X)
Population 65 years and over12,507100.0
With a disability5,45643.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over96,675100.0
Same house in 199555,37557.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199540,39041.8
Same county
25,45326.3
Different county
14,93715.5
Same state
9,98710.3
Different state
4,9505.1
Elsewhere in 19959100.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population103,833100.0
Native100,22296.5
Born in United States
99,88596.2
State of residence
81,57278.6
Different state
18,31317.6
Born outside United States
3370.3
Foreign born3,6113.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,7111.6
Naturalized citizen
1,5321.5
Not a citizen
2,0792.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,611100.0
Europe61717.1
Asia73720.4
Africa621.7
Oceania190.5
Latin America2,08657.8
Northern America902.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over96,675100.0
English only90,47293.6
Language other than English6,2036.4
Speak English less than 'very well
2,7252.8
Spanish
4,1624.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2,1232.2
Other Indo-European languages
1,3451.4
Speak English less than "very well"
3230.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5640.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2680.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population103,833100.0

Total ancestries reported

112,393108.2
Arab920.1
Czech17430.7
Danish8640.8
Dutch3,2733.2
English7,6307.3
French (except Basque)110,66810.3
French Canadian12,7022.6
German24,91224.0
Greek3770.4
Hungarian3020.3
Irish113,81113.3
Italian5,0294.8
Lithuanian7440.7
Norwegian1,0991.1
Polish4,9644.8
Portuguese550.1
Russian1560.2
Scotch-Irish1,0101.0
Scottish1,2091.2
Slovak2490.2
Subsaharan African3270.3
Swedish2,1922.1
Swiss3370.3
Ukrainian1340.1
United States or American5,3675.2
Welsh3780.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)730.1
Other ancestries23,69622.8
(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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