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Social Statistics

Ketchikan gateway alaska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,744100.0
Nursery school, preschool2376.3
Kindergarten2236.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,91651.2
High school (grades 9-12)91224.4
College or graduate school45612.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over8,999100.0
Less than 9th grade2052.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7278.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,67329.7
Some college, no degree2,96132.9
Associate degree6196.9
Bachelor's degree1,28914.3
Graduate or professional degree5255.8
Percent high school graduate or higher89.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over10,809100.0
Never married2,57123.8
Now married, except separated5,97955.3
Separated1431.3
Widowed5585.2
Female
4604.3
Divorced1,55814.4
Female
8257.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years137100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5540.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over9,922100.0
Civilian veterans1,70517.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,509100.0
With a disability2747.8
Population 21 to 64 years8,339100.0
With a disability1,29715.6
Percent employed
58.5(X)
No disability7,04284.4
Percent employed
81.5(X)
Population 65 years and over967100.0
With a disability48349.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over13,135100.0
Same house in 19956,39348.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,60150.3
Same county
3,76328.6
Different county
2,83821.6
Same state
1,1088.4
Different state
1,73013.2
Elsewhere in 19951411.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population14,070100.0
Native13,26294.3
Born in United States
13,10493.1
State of residence
5,53939.4
Different state
7,56553.8
Born outside United States
1581.1
Foreign born8085.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2972.1
Naturalized citizen
5864.2
Not a citizen
2221.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)808100.0
Europe12115.0
Asia55368.4
Africa70.9
Oceania70.9
Latin America374.6
Northern America8310.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over13,135100.0
English only12,05391.8
Language other than English1,0828.2
Speak English less than 'very well
3983.0
Spanish
2261.7
Speak English less than "very well"
260.2
Other Indo-European languages
1581.2
Speak English less than "very well"
480.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5354.1
Speak English less than "very well"
3092.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population14,070100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,737111.8
Arab50.0
Czech1750.5
Danish2191.6
Dutch3142.2
English1,63111.6
French (except Basque)15614.0
French Canadian12081.5
German2,54018.1
Greek220.2
Hungarian200.1
Irish11,46510.4
Italian4813.4
Lithuanian600.4
Norwegian1,2208.7
Polish2251.6
Portuguese760.5
Russian790.6
Scotch-Irish3742.7
Scottish3642.6
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African70.0
Swedish3502.5
Swiss430.3
Ukrainian130.1
United States or American7255.2
Welsh1691.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4,49131.9
(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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