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Social Statistics

Nome census area alaska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,129100.0
Nursery school, preschool1926.1
Kindergarten2066.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,69654.2
High school (grades 9-12)75724.2
College or graduate school2788.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over4,916100.0
Less than 9th grade71414.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma52510.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,87138.1
Some college, no degree95019.3
Associate degree1322.7
Bachelor's degree4849.8
Graduate or professional degree2404.9
Percent high school graduate or higher74.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,380100.0
Never married2,84644.6
Now married, except separated2,53939.8
Separated1221.9
Widowed4056.3
Female
2884.5
Divorced4687.3
Female
2253.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years350100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25673.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,765100.0
Civilian veterans78113.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,944100.0
With a disability1655.6
Population 21 to 64 years4,762100.0
With a disability93419.6
Percent employed
60.8(X)
No disability3,82880.4
Percent employed
61.4(X)
Population 65 years and over532100.0
With a disability33162.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over8,395100.0
Same house in 19955,23062.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,11337.1
Same county
2,04024.3
Different county
1,07312.8
Same state
5636.7
Different state
5106.1
Elsewhere in 1995520.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,196100.0
Native9,05798.5
Born in United States
9,02898.2
State of residence
7,48581.4
Different state
1,54316.8
Born outside United States
290.3
Foreign born1391.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
690.8
Naturalized citizen
840.9
Not a citizen
550.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)139100.0
Europe4330.9
Asia5338.1
Africa64.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America1510.8
Northern America2215.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over8,395100.0
English only5,97471.2
Language other than English2,42128.8
Speak English less than 'very well
5146.1
Spanish
440.5
Speak English less than "very well"
160.2
Other Indo-European languages
630.8
Speak English less than "very well"
150.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
460.5
Speak English less than "very well"
240.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,196100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,80595.7
Arab70.1
Czech1100.1
Danish290.3
Dutch250.3
English2723.0
French (except Basque)1951.0
French Canadian150.1
German3814.1
Greek480.5
Hungarian70.1
Irish12712.9
Italian770.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1842.0
Polish760.8
Portuguese40.0
Russian260.3
Scotch-Irish310.3
Scottish750.8
Slovak70.1
Subsaharan African20.0
Swedish1131.2
Swiss150.2
Ukrainian200.2
United States or American1111.2
Welsh110.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.1
Other ancestries6,89575.0
(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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