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Social Statistics

Lowndes county georgia 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 school30,067100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,1567.2
Kindergarten1,3154.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)11,54338.4
High school (grades 9-12)5,58718.6
College or graduate school9,46631.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over54,237100.0
Less than 9th grade3,5646.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma8,55515.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,58730.6
Some college, no degree11,64221.5
Associate degree3,2245.9
Bachelor's degree6,76812.5
Graduate or professional degree3,8977.2
Percent high school graduate or higher77.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over71,788100.0
Never married21,48229.9
Now married, except separated36,77551.2
Separated1,9312.7
Widowed4,3616.1
Female
3,5224.9
Divorced7,23910.1
Female
4,1435.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,178100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,05448.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over65,225100.0
Civilian veterans11,88318.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years22,761100.0
With a disability1,8208.0
Population 21 to 64 years47,497100.0
With a disability10,04321.1
Percent employed
55.1(X)
No disability37,45478.9
Percent employed
76.3(X)
Population 65 years and over7,966100.0
With a disability3,99650.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over85,728100.0
Same house in 199539,15545.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199544,29951.7
Same county
21,51325.1
Different county
22,78626.6
Same state
9,05610.6
Different state
13,73016.0
Elsewhere in 19952,2742.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population92,115100.0
Native89,65497.3
Born in United States
88,06795.6
State of residence
55,86860.7
Different state
32,19935.0
Born outside United States
1,5871.7
Foreign born2,4612.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,0171.1
Naturalized citizen
1,0691.2
Not a citizen
1,3921.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,461100.0
Europe46719.0
Asia57923.5
Africa612.5
Oceania40.2
Latin America1,27851.9
Northern America722.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over85,728100.0
English only81,52295.1
Language other than English4,2064.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1,4971.7
Spanish
2,7023.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0261.2
Other Indo-European languages
8811.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1720.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5920.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2990.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population92,115100.0

Total ancestries reported

80,22387.1
Arab1730.2
Czech11230.1
Danish1240.1
Dutch8410.9
English7,4138.0
French (except Basque)11,5051.6
French Canadian12840.3
German6,6437.2
Greek2300.2
Hungarian1460.2
Irish16,5817.1
Italian1,7631.9
Lithuanian150.0
Norwegian3350.4
Polish8650.9
Portuguese910.1
Russian1570.2
Scotch-Irish1,8742.0
Scottish1,5331.7
Slovak470.1
Subsaharan African1,0121.1
Swedish4020.4
Swiss880.1
Ukrainian1100.1
United States or American10,62811.5
Welsh2990.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2320.3
Other ancestries36,70939.9
(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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