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Social Statistics

Kershaw county south carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school12,532100.0
Nursery school, preschool7415.9
Kindergarten8696.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,53152.1
High school (grades 9-12)3,04324.3
College or graduate school1,34810.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over34,863100.0
Less than 9th grade2,7717.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,79716.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,37035.5
Some college, no degree6,26318.0
Associate degree1,9945.7
Bachelor's degree3,96011.4
Graduate or professional degree1,7084.9
Percent high school graduate or higher75.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over41,314100.0
Never married9,01321.8
Now married, except separated23,83957.7
Separated1,2743.1
Widowed3,3028.0
Female
2,7626.7
Divorced3,8869.4
Female
2,0705.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,321100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren68151.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over38,796100.0
Civilian veterans5,94215.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years12,137100.0
With a disability1,1629.6
Population 21 to 64 years30,206100.0
With a disability7,11723.6
Percent employed
61.8(X)
No disability23,08976.4
Percent employed
79.5(X)
Population 65 years and over6,461100.0
With a disability3,09747.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over49,292100.0
Same house in 199529,81260.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199519,18738.9
Same county
8,91218.1
Different county
10,27520.8
Same state
6,06312.3
Different state
4,2128.5
Elsewhere in 19952930.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population52,647100.0
Native51,77898.3
Born in United States
51,12497.1
State of residence
37,18970.6
Different state
13,93526.5
Born outside United States
6541.2
Foreign born8691.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
3020.6
Naturalized citizen
5771.1
Not a citizen
2920.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)869100.0
Europe38043.7
Asia16619.1
Africa242.8
Oceania161.8
Latin America27031.1
Northern America131.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over49,292100.0
English only47,66696.7
Language other than English1,6263.3
Speak English less than 'very well
6461.3
Spanish
9762.0
Speak English less than "very well"
4540.9
Other Indo-European languages
5321.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1300.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1130.2
Speak English less than "very well"
620.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population52,647100.0

Total ancestries reported

44,26884.1
Arab1170.2
Czech1590.1
Danish910.2
Dutch3840.7
English4,1287.8
French (except Basque)19031.7
French Canadian11270.2
German3,9527.5
Greek910.2
Hungarian1010.2
Irish14,0507.7
Italian7801.5
Lithuanian330.1
Norwegian1220.2
Polish4350.8
Portuguese180.0
Russian460.1
Scotch-Irish1,8973.6
Scottish9671.8
Slovak520.1
Subsaharan African2510.5
Swedish1970.4
Swiss170.0
Ukrainian310.1
United States or American9,35117.8
Welsh1490.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)240.0
Other ancestries15,89530.2
(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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