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Social Statistics for Oktibbeha County, Mississippi

Oktibbeha county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school19,744100.0
Nursery school, preschool7563.8
Kindergarten5132.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,12120.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,01910.2
College or graduate school12,33562.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over21,250100.0
Less than 9th grade1,5137.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,74612.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,61621.7
Some college, no degree3,89818.3
Associate degree1,0755.1
Bachelor's degree3,82818.0
Graduate or professional degree3,57416.8
Percent high school graduate or higher80.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher34.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over35,419100.0
Never married15,79344.6
Now married, except separated14,63641.3
Separated7972.3
Widowed1,7675.0
Female
1,3443.8
Divorced2,4266.8
Female
1,5254.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years698100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren33548.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over33,813100.0
Civilian veterans2,6167.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years11,987100.0
With a disability1,1289.4
Population 21 to 64 years24,369100.0
With a disability4,70019.3
Percent employed
52.8(X)
No disability19,66980.7
Percent employed
70.4(X)
Population 65 years and over3,592100.0
With a disability1,68947.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over40,351100.0
Same house in 199517,01142.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199522,46555.7
Same county
8,79521.8
Different county
13,67033.9
Same state
8,84821.9
Different state
4,82212.0
Elsewhere in 19958752.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population42,902100.0
Native41,48196.7
Born in United States
41,36496.4
State of residence
30,66971.5
Different state
10,69524.9
Born outside United States
1170.3
Foreign born1,4213.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,1472.7
Naturalized citizen
2320.5
Not a citizen
1,1892.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,421100.0
Europe1127.9
Asia1,02672.2
Africa584.1
Oceania141.0
Latin America14210.0
Northern America694.9
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over40,351100.0
English only38,21894.7
Language other than English2,1335.3
Speak English less than 'very well
9072.2
Spanish
6611.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2240.6
Other Indo-European languages
5631.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1410.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
7561.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5091.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population42,902100.0

Total ancestries reported

37,06986.4
Arab1100.3
Czech1950.2
Danish450.1
Dutch3170.7
English3,4348.0
French (except Basque)16851.6
French Canadian11430.3
German2,8516.6
Greek880.2
Hungarian270.1
Irish13,1437.3
Italian5751.3
Lithuanian80.0
Norwegian1060.2
Polish1660.4
Portuguese390.1
Russian770.2
Scotch-Irish1,3533.2
Scottish1,0472.4
Slovak170.0
Subsaharan African4000.9
Swedish1590.4
Swiss1090.3
Ukrainian560.1
United States or American3,8178.9
Welsh1780.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)470.1
Other ancestries17,97741.9
(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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