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Social Statistics

Macon county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,393100.0
Nursery school, preschool2216.5
Kindergarten1985.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,74051.3
High school (grades 9-12)89526.4
College or graduate school33910.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,718100.0
Less than 9th grade9198.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,46013.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,80544.8
Some college, no degree1,76116.4
Associate degree3763.5
Bachelor's degree1,0079.4
Graduate or professional degree3903.6
Percent high school graduate or higher77.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,659100.0
Never married2,43319.2
Now married, except separated7,33958.0
Separated1060.8
Widowed1,34310.6
Female
1,1118.8
Divorced1,43811.4
Female
6885.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years227100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren10948.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,947100.0
Civilian veterans1,69014.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,447100.0
With a disability3119.0
Population 21 to 64 years8,294100.0
With a disability1,78921.6
Percent employed
60.8(X)
No disability6,50578.4
Percent employed
82.7(X)
Population 65 years and over2,733100.0
With a disability1,17743.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,775100.0
Same house in 19958,76659.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,98040.5
Same county
3,23021.9
Different county
2,75018.6
Same state
1,67311.3
Different state
1,0777.3
Elsewhere in 1995290.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,762100.0
Native15,71399.7
Born in United States
15,70199.6
State of residence
12,17077.2
Different state
3,53122.4
Born outside United States
120.1
Foreign born490.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
210.1
Naturalized citizen
190.1
Not a citizen
300.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)49100.0
Europe1428.6
Asia2346.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1122.4
Northern America12.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,775100.0
English only14,27196.6
Language other than English5043.4
Speak English less than 'very well
1811.2
Spanish
1751.2
Speak English less than "very well"
720.5
Other Indo-European languages
3062.1
Speak English less than "very well"
910.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
180.1
Speak English less than "very well"
180.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,762100.0

Total ancestries reported

13,74287.2
Arab50.0
Czech1450.3
Danish460.3
Dutch3092.0
English1,98412.6
French (except Basque)13242.1
French Canadian1220.1
German3,25820.7
Greek40.0
Hungarian30.0
Irish11,85911.8
Italian6013.8
Lithuanian70.0
Norwegian1080.7
Polish690.4
Portuguese40.0
Russian20.0
Scotch-Irish3402.2
Scottish2101.3
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African40.0
Swedish1280.8
Swiss860.5
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,25914.3
Welsh2871.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,77611.3
(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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