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Social Statistics

Pender county north carolina dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,203100.0
Nursery school, preschool4795.2
Kindergarten5696.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,70351.1
High school (grades 9-12)2,11323.0
College or graduate school1,33914.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over28,566100.0
Less than 9th grade2,1307.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,48615.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)9,57433.5
Some college, no degree6,68223.4
Associate degree1,8226.4
Bachelor's degree2,8409.9
Graduate or professional degree1,0323.6
Percent high school graduate or higher76.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher13.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over33,102100.0
Never married6,31119.1
Now married, except separated20,30361.3
Separated9793.0
Widowed2,6067.9
Female
2,1256.4
Divorced2,9038.8
Female
1,3784.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years949100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren61464.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over31,422100.0
Civilian veterans5,36217.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,579100.0
With a disability7538.8
Population 21 to 64 years23,492100.0
With a disability5,96325.4
Percent employed
54.3(X)
No disability17,52974.6
Percent employed
73.4(X)
Population 65 years and over5,551100.0
With a disability2,63947.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over38,726100.0
Same house in 199521,62755.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199516,36842.3
Same county
5,87415.2
Different county
10,49427.1
Same state
6,86117.7
Different state
3,6339.4
Elsewhere in 19957311.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population41,082100.0
Native39,61996.4
Born in United States
39,45996.0
State of residence
27,20366.2
Different state
12,25629.8
Born outside United States
1600.4
Foreign born1,4633.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
8582.1
Naturalized citizen
4711.1
Not a citizen
9922.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,463100.0
Europe31221.3
Asia1339.1
Africa191.3
Oceania60.4
Latin America93764.0
Northern America563.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over38,726100.0
English only36,61694.6
Language other than English2,1105.4
Speak English less than 'very well
1,0422.7
Spanish
1,4593.8
Speak English less than "very well"
8692.2
Other Indo-European languages
5061.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1050.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
950.2
Speak English less than "very well"
450.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population41,082100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,18388.1
Arab460.1
Czech11690.4
Danish880.2
Dutch3850.9
English3,8829.4
French (except Basque)19602.3
French Canadian12850.7
German3,4268.3
Greek960.2
Hungarian1000.2
Irish13,2007.8
Italian1,1202.7
Lithuanian350.1
Norwegian1240.3
Polish5331.3
Portuguese280.1
Russian800.2
Scotch-Irish1,4393.5
Scottish8352.0
Slovak330.1
Subsaharan African4001.0
Swedish1990.5
Swiss910.2
Ukrainian670.2
United States or American6,54615.9
Welsh1710.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)460.1
Other ancestries11,79928.7
(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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