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Social Statistics

Moore county north carolina 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 school16,320100.0
Nursery school, preschool9465.8
Kindergarten8975.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)7,98748.9
High school (grades 9-12)3,68722.6
College or graduate school2,80317.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over53,347100.0
Less than 9th grade3,2336.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,03811.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)13,80925.9
Some college, no degree11,51521.6
Associate degree4,4308.3
Bachelor's degree9,30217.4
Graduate or professional degree5,0209.4
Percent high school graduate or higher82.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher26.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over60,963100.0
Never married11,33218.6
Now married, except separated38,22962.7
Separated1,3402.2
Widowed5,1108.4
Female
4,3007.1
Divorced4,9528.1
Female
2,8534.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,209100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren59649.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over57,669100.0
Civilian veterans10,50718.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years14,358100.0
With a disability1,1958.3
Population 21 to 64 years38,944100.0
With a disability7,65019.6
Percent employed
58.0(X)
No disability31,29480.4
Percent employed
75.8(X)
Population 65 years and over15,852100.0
With a disability5,38834.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over70,591100.0
Same house in 199539,50956.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199529,81442.2
Same county
14,03919.9
Different county
15,77522.3
Same state
6,4559.1
Different state
9,32013.2
Elsewhere in 19951,2681.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population74,769100.0
Native71,65395.8
Born in United States
71,00095.0
State of residence
43,01557.5
Different state
27,98537.4
Born outside United States
6530.9
Foreign born3,1164.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,6292.2
Naturalized citizen
1,0231.4
Not a citizen
2,0932.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)3,116100.0
Europe74523.9
Asia2086.7
Africa290.9
Oceania90.3
Latin America1,89560.8
Northern America2307.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over70,591100.0
English only66,36594.0
Language other than English4,2266.0
Speak English less than 'very well
1,8582.6
Spanish
2,8934.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,5962.3
Other Indo-European languages
1,1131.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2290.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1120.2
Speak English less than "very well"
310.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population74,769100.0

Total ancestries reported

68,70291.9
Arab830.1
Czech11570.2
Danish2460.3
Dutch8201.1
English9,50412.7
French (except Basque)11,4571.9
French Canadian13140.4
German8,34611.2
Greek1910.3
Hungarian1710.2
Irish16,5288.7
Italian2,1862.9
Lithuanian940.1
Norwegian3510.5
Polish1,1721.6
Portuguese1230.2
Russian3180.4
Scotch-Irish3,3884.5
Scottish3,9475.3
Slovak840.1
Subsaharan African3180.4
Swedish6370.9
Swiss2100.3
Ukrainian680.1
United States or American9,90613.2
Welsh5510.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)780.1
Other ancestries17,45423.3
(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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