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Social Statistics

Page county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,956100.0
Nursery school, preschool2536.4
Kindergarten2175.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,76844.7
High school (grades 9-12)1,21630.7
College or graduate school50212.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,655100.0
Less than 9th grade6135.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,0829.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,57739.3
Some college, no degree2,72823.4
Associate degree7246.2
Bachelor's degree1,37011.8
Graduate or professional degree5614.8
Percent high school graduate or higher85.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over13,868100.0
Never married3,00521.7
Now married, except separated8,21859.3
Separated1821.3
Widowed1,0917.9
Female
9336.7
Divorced1,3729.9
Female
6995.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years122100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5948.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,004100.0
Civilian veterans1,86514.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,521100.0
With a disability37110.5
Population 21 to 64 years8,302100.0
With a disability1,75921.2
Percent employed
62.2(X)
No disability6,54378.8
Percent employed
83.5(X)
Population 65 years and over3,064100.0
With a disability1,05734.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over16,047100.0
Same house in 19959,31058.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,68441.7
Same county
3,30020.6
Different county
3,38421.1
Same state
2,06212.8
Different state
1,3228.2
Elsewhere in 1995530.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population16,976100.0
Native16,81499.0
Born in United States
16,75998.7
State of residence
11,53768.0
Different state
5,22230.8
Born outside United States
550.3
Foreign born1621.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
640.4
Naturalized citizen
960.6
Not a citizen
660.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)162100.0
Europe5433.3
Asia3521.6
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America6338.9
Northern America106.2
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over16,047100.0
English only15,60797.3
Language other than English4402.7
Speak English less than 'very well
1260.8
Spanish
2991.9
Speak English less than "very well"
760.5
Other Indo-European languages
1060.7
Speak English less than "very well"
190.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
350.2
Speak English less than "very well"
310.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population16,976100.0

Total ancestries reported

16,55997.5
Arab170.1
Czech11320.8
Danish2131.3
Dutch5883.5
English1,92111.3
French (except Basque)13712.2
French Canadian1330.2
German4,46026.3
Greek100.1
Hungarian70.0
Irish12,60715.4
Italian2721.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian2361.4
Polish940.6
Portuguese60.0
Russian110.1
Scotch-Irish4342.6
Scottish3061.8
Slovak60.0
Subsaharan African190.1
Swedish1,3497.9
Swiss660.4
Ukrainian130.1
United States or American1,79310.6
Welsh1550.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)10.0
Other ancestries1,4398.5
(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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