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Social Statistics for Lee County, Arkansas

Lee county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,184100.0
Nursery school, preschool1775.6
Kindergarten1835.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,50247.2
High school (grades 9-12)96130.2
College or graduate school36111.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over7,924100.0
Less than 9th grade1,33916.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,13026.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,34629.6
Some college, no degree1,19115.0
Associate degree3414.3
Bachelor's degree4025.1
Graduate or professional degree1752.2
Percent high school graduate or higher56.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher7.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over9,890100.0
Never married2,62826.6
Now married, except separated5,23953.0
Separated2923.0
Widowed1,00610.2
Female
8078.2
Divorced7257.3
Female
3613.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years627100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren44170.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over9,271100.0
Civilian veterans9209.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,895100.0
With a disability2689.3
Population 21 to 64 years5,425100.0
With a disability1,83433.8
Percent employed
40.3(X)
No disability3,59166.2
Percent employed
67.7(X)
Population 65 years and over1,688100.0
With a disability93655.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over11,749100.0
Same house in 19956,50355.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,18144.1
Same county
2,49421.2
Different county
2,68722.9
Same state
1,96816.8
Different state
7196.1
Elsewhere in 1995650.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population12,580100.0
Native12,53699.7
Born in United States
12,52499.6
State of residence
10,14080.6
Different state
2,38419.0
Born outside United States
120.1
Foreign born440.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
350.3
Naturalized citizen
120.1
Not a citizen
320.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)44100.0
Europe920.5
Asia36.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3272.7
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over11,749100.0
English only11,30696.2
Language other than English4433.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1441.2
Spanish
3583.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1100.9
Other Indo-European languages
520.4
Speak English less than "very well"
200.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
30.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population12,580100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,82570.2
Arab00.0
Czech130.0
Danish00.0
Dutch720.6
English4383.5
French (except Basque)11241.0
French Canadian1170.1
German3032.4
Greek20.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish14773.8
Italian140.1
Lithuanian70.1
Norwegian60.0
Polish80.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish460.4
Scottish240.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African7115.7
Swedish60.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian50.0
United States or American8476.7
Welsh00.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)60.0
Other ancestries5,70945.4
(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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