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Social Statistics

Barbour county west virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,687100.0
Nursery school, preschool1343.6
Kindergarten1714.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,76948.0
High school (grades 9-12)78621.3
College or graduate school82722.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,510100.0
Less than 9th grade1,34512.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,52114.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,85346.2
Some college, no degree1,24311.8
Associate degree3102.9
Bachelor's degree7036.7
Graduate or professional degree5355.1
Percent high school graduate or higher72.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,660100.0
Never married2,59520.5
Now married, except separated7,58259.9
Separated1070.8
Widowed1,2269.7
Female
9717.7
Divorced1,1509.1
Female
5854.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years306100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren15049.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,951100.0
Civilian veterans1,49912.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,450100.0
With a disability2637.6
Population 21 to 64 years8,825100.0
With a disability2,17424.6
Percent employed
37.1(X)
No disability6,65175.4
Percent employed
68.9(X)
Population 65 years and over2,289100.0
With a disability1,10548.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,733100.0
Same house in 19959,87667.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,81432.7
Same county
2,51117.0
Different county
2,30315.6
Same state
1,3729.3
Different state
9316.3
Elsewhere in 1995430.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,557100.0
Native15,47299.5
Born in United States
15,41499.1
State of residence
12,75582.0
Different state
2,65917.1
Born outside United States
580.4
Foreign born850.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
550.4
Naturalized citizen
450.3
Not a citizen
400.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)85100.0
Europe3541.2
Asia3541.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America55.9
Northern America1011.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,733100.0
English only14,45298.1
Language other than English2811.9
Speak English less than 'very well
770.5
Spanish
1050.7
Speak English less than "very well"
240.2
Other Indo-European languages
1130.8
Speak English less than "very well"
290.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
370.3
Speak English less than "very well"
240.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,557100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,65974.9
Arab180.1
Czech1380.2
Danish120.1
Dutch4502.9
English1,5069.7
French (except Basque)11450.9
French Canadian150.0
German2,55916.4
Greek30.0
Hungarian650.4
Irish11,74611.2
Italian5633.6
Lithuanian180.1
Norwegian410.3
Polish600.4
Portuguese00.0
Russian630.4
Scotch-Irish3272.1
Scottish1430.9
Slovak130.1
Subsaharan African310.2
Swedish690.4
Swiss450.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,38515.3
Welsh830.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,2718.2
(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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