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Kemper county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,955100.0
Nursery school, preschool2157.3
Kindergarten1314.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,26642.8
High school (grades 9-12)61420.8
College or graduate school72924.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,498100.0
Less than 9th grade94214.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,62725.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,83728.3
Some college, no degree96714.9
Associate degree4557.0
Bachelor's degree4306.6
Graduate or professional degree2403.7
Percent high school graduate or higher60.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,289100.0
Never married2,57831.1
Now married, except separated4,01748.5
Separated2913.5
Widowed83110.0
Female
6748.1
Divorced5726.9
Female
3203.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years402100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25663.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,807100.0
Civilian veterans7249.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,747100.0
With a disability2027.4
Population 21 to 64 years5,408100.0
With a disability1,50827.9
Percent employed
46.3(X)
No disability3,90072.1
Percent employed
67.6(X)
Population 65 years and over1,501100.0
With a disability75950.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,745100.0
Same house in 19957,02672.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,63227.0
Same county
1,32813.6
Different county
1,30413.4
Same state
9439.7
Different state
3613.7
Elsewhere in 1995870.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,453100.0
Native10,40899.6
Born in United States
10,38399.3
State of residence
9,18087.8
Different state
1,20311.5
Born outside United States
250.2
Foreign born450.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
220.2
Naturalized citizen
210.2
Not a citizen
240.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)45100.0
Europe1226.7
Asia1226.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1533.3
Northern America613.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,745100.0
English only9,44997.0
Language other than English2963.0
Speak English less than 'very well
2062.1
Spanish
1021.0
Speak English less than "very well"
470.5
Other Indo-European languages
420.4
Speak English less than "very well"
370.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
190.2
Speak English less than "very well"
50.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,453100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,75974.2
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch500.5
English4033.9
French (except Basque)1500.5
French Canadian1200.2
German1521.5
Greek00.0
Hungarian100.1
Irish13553.4
Italian760.7
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish120.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian90.1
Scotch-Irish2242.1
Scottish610.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African780.7
Swedish100.1
Swiss90.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,06410.2
Welsh00.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)50.0
Other ancestries5,17149.5
(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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