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Social Statistics

Mifflin county pennsylvania dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,564100.0
Nursery school, preschool5986.3
Kindergarten5425.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,33855.8
High school (grades 9-12)2,36424.7
College or graduate school7227.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over31,722100.0
Less than 9th grade2,8328.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,38813.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,51652.1
Some college, no degree3,24310.2
Associate degree1,2834.0
Bachelor's degree2,2197.0
Graduate or professional degree1,2413.9
Percent high school graduate or higher77.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over36,968100.0
Never married7,76221.0
Now married, except separated21,93459.3
Separated6111.7
Widowed3,5009.5
Female
2,7627.5
Divorced3,1618.6
Female
1,6814.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years674100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren33449.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over34,996100.0
Civilian veterans5,30815.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,049100.0
With a disability6926.9
Population 21 to 64 years25,517100.0
With a disability5,03519.7
Percent employed
50.9(X)
No disability20,48280.3
Percent employed
77.6(X)
Population 65 years and over7,398100.0
With a disability2,95740.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over43,591100.0
Same house in 199529,86068.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199513,63231.3
Same county
10,00422.9
Different county
3,6288.3
Same state
2,6896.2
Different state
9392.2
Elsewhere in 1995990.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population46,486100.0
Native46,11499.2
Born in United States
45,94098.8
State of residence
42,62891.7
Different state
3,3127.1
Born outside United States
1740.4
Foreign born3720.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
520.1
Naturalized citizen
2420.5
Not a citizen
1300.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)372100.0
Europe22259.7
Asia6718.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America369.7
Northern America4712.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over43,591100.0
English only40,43092.7
Language other than English3,1617.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1,5283.5
Spanish
3430.8
Speak English less than "very well"
760.2
Other Indo-European languages
2,7636.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,4243.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
550.1
Speak English less than "very well"
280.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population46,486100.0

Total ancestries reported

39,82585.7
Arab170.0
Czech1720.2
Danish50.0
Dutch2,3025.0
English3,0356.5
French (except Basque)16671.4
French Canadian1790.2
German14,46331.1
Greek930.2
Hungarian790.2
Irish14,5699.8
Italian1,6943.6
Lithuanian320.1
Norwegian750.2
Polish7081.5
Portuguese320.1
Russian1100.2
Scotch-Irish9882.1
Scottish5831.3
Slovak1050.2
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1940.4
Swiss6581.4
Ukrainian1180.3
United States or American5,81212.5
Welsh3080.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries3,0206.5
(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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