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Social Statistics

Monroe county pennsylvania dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school39,478100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,3966.1
Kindergarten2,3205.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)17,79145.1
High school (grades 9-12)8,75822.2
College or graduate school8,21320.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over89,793100.0
Less than 9th grade3,3663.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma11,15612.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)34,71438.7
Some college, no degree16,82218.7
Associate degree5,3135.9
Bachelor's degree12,11613.5
Graduate or professional degree6,3067.0
Percent high school graduate or higher83.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over108,098100.0
Never married26,26924.3
Now married, except separated64,20759.4
Separated2,5082.3
Widowed6,8056.3
Female
5,3414.9
Divorced8,3097.7
Female
4,4974.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,752100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,01937.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over101,687100.0
Civilian veterans15,16714.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years34,432100.0
With a disability2,8978.4
Population 21 to 64 years78,467100.0
With a disability16,33220.8
Percent employed
59.4(X)
No disability62,13579.2
Percent employed
76.6(X)
Population 65 years and over16,555100.0
With a disability6,40838.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over130,412100.0
Same house in 199574,61857.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199554,41441.7
Same county
20,34415.6
Different county
34,07026.1
Same state
9,0927.0
Different state
24,97819.2
Elsewhere in 19951,3801.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population138,687100.0
Native130,62194.2
Born in United States
128,81092.9
State of residence
60,09343.3
Different state
68,71749.5
Born outside United States
1,8111.3
Foreign born8,0665.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,9111.4
Naturalized citizen
5,0523.6
Not a citizen
3,0142.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)8,066100.0
Europe3,90848.5
Asia98512.2
Africa3404.2
Oceania40.0
Latin America2,54731.6
Northern America2823.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over130,412100.0
English only117,41590.0
Language other than English12,99710.0
Speak English less than 'very well
3,2852.5
Spanish
6,2354.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2661.0
Other Indo-European languages
5,5674.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,5801.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5790.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2990.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population138,687100.0

Total ancestries reported

165,827119.6
Arab6580.5
Czech11,2080.9
Danish3150.2
Dutch4,5663.3
English10,8277.8
French (except Basque)13,2892.4
French Canadian16130.4
German34,28124.7
Greek8740.6
Hungarian1,8221.3
Irish126,61319.2
Italian24,29417.5
Lithuanian7650.6
Norwegian1,0730.8
Polish9,4836.8
Portuguese3770.3
Russian2,0481.5
Scotch-Irish1,4571.1
Scottish2,1731.6
Slovak9560.7
Subsaharan African5330.4
Swedish1,3170.9
Swiss4380.3
Ukrainian8620.6
United States or American6,0124.3
Welsh2,1901.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1,1480.8
Other ancestries25,63518.5
(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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