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Berkeley county south carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school39,541100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,2045.6
Kindergarten2,2915.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)19,17148.5
High school (grades 9-12)8,97822.7
College or graduate school6,89717.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over86,015100.0
Less than 9th grade5,3846.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma11,65313.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)29,52134.3
Some college, no degree20,79624.2
Associate degree6,2697.3
Bachelor's degree8,67510.1
Graduate or professional degree3,7174.3
Percent high school graduate or higher80.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over109,632100.0
Never married28,98726.4
Now married, except separated61,84556.4
Separated3,4503.1
Widowed5,7685.3
Female
4,5964.2
Divorced9,5828.7
Female
5,3284.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,770100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,91450.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over96,880100.0
Civilian veterans19,54920.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years35,470100.0
With a disability3,2919.3
Population 21 to 64 years77,796100.0
With a disability19,84325.5
Percent employed
57.3(X)
No disability57,95374.5
Percent employed
76.8(X)
Population 65 years and over10,980100.0
With a disability5,47749.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over132,615100.0
Same house in 199570,11052.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199560,63245.7
Same county
22,72117.1
Different county
37,91128.6
Same state
16,65912.6
Different state
21,25216.0
Elsewhere in 19951,8731.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population142,651100.0
Native138,20896.9
Born in United States
136,10595.4
State of residence
78,88355.3
Different state
57,22240.1
Born outside United States
2,1031.5
Foreign born4,4433.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,5421.1
Naturalized citizen
2,3871.7
Not a citizen
2,0561.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,443100.0
Europe1,09424.6
Asia2,07846.8
Africa861.9
Oceania320.7
Latin America97221.9
Northern America1814.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over132,615100.0
English only124,85594.1
Language other than English7,7605.9
Speak English less than 'very well
2,9442.2
Spanish
3,4862.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3321.0
Other Indo-European languages
1,9421.5
Speak English less than "very well"
4400.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,0601.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0030.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population142,651100.0

Total ancestries reported

127,56489.4
Arab1700.1
Czech12820.2
Danish2890.2
Dutch1,4271.0
English10,9087.6
French (except Basque)13,6482.6
French Canadian18970.6
German14,87510.4
Greek4010.3
Hungarian3250.2
Irish113,1529.2
Italian4,3323.0
Lithuanian1220.1
Norwegian8350.6
Polish1,7151.2
Portuguese1740.1
Russian3370.2
Scotch-Irish2,6831.9
Scottish2,7992.0
Slovak1100.1
Subsaharan African1,1910.8
Swedish7480.5
Swiss2030.1
Ukrainian680.0
United States or American17,32112.1
Welsh6060.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2670.2
Other ancestries47,67933.4
(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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