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Kent county rhode island dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school40,874100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,6536.5
Kindergarten2,0385.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)18,39745.0
High school (grades 9-12)8,84121.6
College or graduate school8,94521.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over116,628100.0
Less than 9th grade5,2094.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma13,57411.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)36,28831.1
Some college, no degree23,12119.8
Associate degree9,5388.2
Bachelor's degree19,38616.6
Graduate or professional degree9,5128.2
Percent high school graduate or higher83.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher24.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over134,846100.0
Never married32,99624.5
Now married, except separated76,33756.6
Separated1,7071.3
Widowed10,4527.8
Female
8,4766.3
Divorced13,3549.9
Female
7,8565.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,430100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren56323.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over128,231100.0
Civilian veterans19,44515.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years33,897100.0
With a disability2,7018.0
Population 21 to 64 years97,675100.0
With a disability16,97917.4
Percent employed
60.0(X)
No disability80,69682.6
Percent employed
82.5(X)
Population 65 years and over24,074100.0
With a disability9,63240.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over157,191100.0
Same house in 199599,90763.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199555,97635.6
Same county
31,04419.7
Different county
24,93215.9
Same state
15,83710.1
Different state
9,0955.8
Elsewhere in 19951,3080.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population167,090100.0
Native158,98395.1
Born in United States
157,89594.5
State of residence
124,45474.5
Different state
33,44120.0
Born outside United States
1,0880.7
Foreign born8,1074.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,7101.0
Naturalized citizen
5,2603.1
Not a citizen
2,8471.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,107100.0
Europe4,10050.6
Asia1,85622.9
Africa2523.1
Oceania340.4
Latin America1,18214.6
Northern America6838.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over157,191100.0
English only143,86491.5
Language other than English13,3278.5
Speak English less than 'very well
4,1022.6
Spanish
2,9021.8
Speak English less than "very well"
9210.6
Other Indo-European languages
8,3965.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2,2981.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1,5101.0
Speak English less than "very well"
7000.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population167,090100.0

Total ancestries reported

212,636127.3
Arab9230.6
Czech12680.2
Danish2340.1
Dutch1,2020.7
English27,55716.5
French (except Basque)124,38814.6
French Canadian110,8866.5
German11,0826.6
Greek9600.6
Hungarian4170.2
Irish142,28725.3
Italian36,44421.8
Lithuanian6700.4
Norwegian8700.5
Polish7,7744.7
Portuguese11,9717.2
Russian1,5290.9
Scotch-Irish2,6001.6
Scottish3,7912.3
Slovak1330.1
Subsaharan African6120.4
Swedish5,2783.2
Swiss2700.2
Ukrainian4340.3
United States or American4,8392.9
Welsh5830.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1480.1
Other ancestries14,4868.7
(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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