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Bernalillo county new mexico dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school156,057100.0
Nursery school, preschool8,7815.6
Kindergarten7,5164.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)63,41240.6
High school (grades 9-12)31,98320.5
College or graduate school44,36528.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over358,680100.0
Less than 9th grade21,6746.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma34,1849.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)88,85324.8
Some college, no degree84,12023.5
Associate degree20,4135.7
Bachelor's degree62,46617.4
Graduate or professional degree46,97013.1
Percent high school graduate or higher84.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher30.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over439,205100.0
Never married129,52229.5
Now married, except separated220,00250.1
Separated7,3001.7
Widowed24,6495.6
Female
19,9774.5
Divorced57,73213.1
Female
34,0407.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years12,417100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5,76146.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over412,178100.0
Civilian veterans62,99315.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years126,501100.0
With a disability11,2528.9
Population 21 to 64 years321,563100.0
With a disability62,20919.3
Percent employed
58.5(X)
No disability259,35480.7
Percent employed
76.9(X)
Population 65 years and over61,875100.0
With a disability26,85043.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over518,381100.0
Same house in 1995253,61448.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995251,78848.6
Same county
154,63429.8
Different county
97,15418.7
Same state
31,5926.1
Different state
65,56212.6
Elsewhere in 199512,9792.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population556,678100.0
Native508,60591.4
Born in United States
501,88890.2
State of residence
270,48348.6
Different state
231,40541.6
Born outside United States
6,7171.2
Foreign born48,0738.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
21,0063.8
Naturalized citizen
17,3323.1
Not a citizen
30,7415.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)48,073100.0
Europe5,60211.7
Asia7,61215.8
Africa6421.3
Oceania2890.6
Latin America32,41467.4
Northern America1,5143.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over518,381100.0
English only365,33170.5
Language other than English153,05029.5
Speak English less than 'very well
47,9639.3
Spanish
128,16224.7
Speak English less than "very well"
41,1877.9
Other Indo-European languages
8,6991.7
Speak English less than "very well"
1,8130.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
6,4071.2
Speak English less than "very well"
3,0070.6
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population556,678100.0

Total ancestries reported

587,722105.6
Arab2,1230.4
Czech12,8960.5
Danish2,9480.5
Dutch6,9761.3
English48,2928.7
French (except Basque)113,7042.5
French Canadian13,0660.6
German67,04312.0
Greek1,9520.4
Hungarian1,9360.3
Irish148,8938.8
Italian19,7553.5
Lithuanian8010.1
Norwegian7,6301.4
Polish8,8611.6
Portuguese7980.1
Russian3,5260.6
Scotch-Irish9,4771.7
Scottish11,2612.0
Slovak6680.1
Subsaharan African1,2840.2
Swedish6,8321.2
Swiss1,5790.3
Ukrainian7830.1
United States or American23,3974.2
Welsh4,3980.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)4290.1
Other ancestries286,41451.5
(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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