Cite
 

Social Statistics

Lawrence county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school8,171100.0
Nursery school, preschool5757.0
Kindergarten4605.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,42954.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,85522.7
College or graduate school85210.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over22,882100.0
Less than 9th grade1,9308.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,24414.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)9,50441.5
Some college, no degree4,60420.1
Associate degree8233.6
Bachelor's degree1,8308.0
Graduate or professional degree9474.1
Percent high school graduate or higher77.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over27,250100.0
Never married4,56916.8
Now married, except separated17,39563.8
Separated4291.6
Widowed1,9367.1
Female
1,6095.9
Divorced2,92110.7
Female
1,5855.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years657100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren40060.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over25,620100.0
Civilian veterans3,80314.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,108100.0
With a disability4976.1
Population 21 to 64 years18,851100.0
With a disability4,08521.7
Percent employed
49.0(X)
No disability14,76678.3
Percent employed
82.0(X)
Population 65 years and over5,119100.0
With a disability2,33845.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over32,695100.0
Same house in 199517,93554.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199514,52644.4
Same county
6,92821.2
Different county
7,59823.2
Same state
4,98915.3
Different state
2,6098.0
Elsewhere in 19952340.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population35,204100.0
Native34,38597.7
Born in United States
34,22797.2
State of residence
22,66964.4
Different state
11,55832.8
Born outside United States
1580.4
Foreign born8192.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5851.7
Naturalized citizen
2430.7
Not a citizen
5761.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)819100.0
Europe10512.8
Asia485.9
Africa354.3
Oceania384.6
Latin America53565.3
Northern America587.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over32,695100.0
English only31,16395.3
Language other than English1,5324.7
Speak English less than 'very well
7312.2
Spanish
9582.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5621.7
Other Indo-European languages
4801.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1230.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
610.2
Speak English less than "very well"
260.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population35,204100.0

Total ancestries reported

29,70284.4
Arab240.1
Czech11670.5
Danish1060.3
Dutch8722.5
English3,65010.4
French (except Basque)18932.5
French Canadian1530.2
German6,18217.6
Greek60.0
Hungarian220.1
Irish14,25712.1
Italian4921.4
Lithuanian130.0
Norwegian3771.1
Polish4061.2
Portuguese540.2
Russian660.2
Scotch-Irish6401.8
Scottish3921.1
Slovak40.0
Subsaharan African110.0
Swedish3190.9
Swiss1480.4
Ukrainian570.2
United States or American5,04814.3
Welsh1210.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)400.1
Other ancestries5,28215.0
(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


More census articles: