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Los alamos county new mexico dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,057100.0
Nursery school, preschool4048.0
Kindergarten2484.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,28445.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,12422.2
College or graduate school99719.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over12,822100.0
Less than 9th grade1701.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3002.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,54912.1
Some college, no degree2,21517.3
Associate degree8336.5
Bachelor's degree3,13524.5
Graduate or professional degree4,62036.0
Percent high school graduate or higher96.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher60.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over14,421100.0
Never married2,65418.4
Now married, except separated9,81368.0
Separated1541.1
Widowed5033.5
Female
3932.7
Divorced1,2979.0
Female
7395.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years88100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4146.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,594100.0
Civilian veterans2,14715.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,102100.0
With a disability2265.5
Population 21 to 64 years10,878100.0
With a disability9508.7
Percent employed
69.1(X)
No disability9,92891.3
Percent employed
82.3(X)
Population 65 years and over2,220100.0
With a disability75934.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over17,275100.0
Same house in 199510,30059.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,59038.1
Same county
3,03717.6
Different county
3,55320.6
Same state
1,0346.0
Different state
2,51914.6
Elsewhere in 19953852.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population18,343100.0
Native17,11193.3
Born in United States
16,88392.0
State of residence
5,48929.9
Different state
11,39462.1
Born outside United States
2281.2
Foreign born1,2326.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5823.2
Naturalized citizen
5673.1
Not a citizen
6653.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,232100.0
Europe48139.0
Asia52342.5
Africa252.0
Oceania151.2
Latin America1038.4
Northern America856.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over17,275100.0
English only15,28888.5
Language other than English1,98711.5
Speak English less than 'very well
5613.2
Spanish
1,0005.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2201.3
Other Indo-European languages
4582.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1180.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4832.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2071.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population18,343100.0

Total ancestries reported

20,602112.3
Arab880.5
Czech11851.0
Danish2161.2
Dutch3582.0
English3,25317.7
French (except Basque)16113.3
French Canadian11210.7
German3,62219.7
Greek1000.5
Hungarian1230.7
Irish12,11811.5
Italian6023.3
Lithuanian650.4
Norwegian4012.2
Polish4972.7
Portuguese890.5
Russian2581.4
Scotch-Irish5162.8
Scottish5733.1
Slovak410.2
Subsaharan African300.2
Swedish4312.3
Swiss1540.8
Ukrainian190.1
United States or American1,3397.3
Welsh1941.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4,59825.1
(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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