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Social Statistics

Perry county alabama dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,389100.0
Nursery school, preschool2537.5
Kindergarten1765.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,60147.2
High school (grades 9-12)80823.8
College or graduate school55116.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,978100.0
Less than 9th grade99014.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,63523.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,11930.4
Some college, no degree1,24817.9
Associate degree2854.1
Bachelor's degree3655.2
Graduate or professional degree3364.8
Percent high school graduate or higher62.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,979100.0
Never married3,20935.7
Now married, except separated3,76141.9
Separated3774.2
Widowed95810.7
Female
7848.7
Divorced6747.5
Female
3934.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years495100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren35271.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over8,329100.0
Civilian veterans83210.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,252100.0
With a disability41312.7
Population 21 to 64 years5,827100.0
With a disability1,76130.2
Percent employed
34.2(X)
No disability4,06669.8
Percent employed
61.7(X)
Population 65 years and over1,726100.0
With a disability86750.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over10,983100.0
Same house in 19957,13965.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,80234.6
Same county
2,27020.7
Different county
1,53213.9
Same state
1,0179.3
Different state
5154.7
Elsewhere in 1995420.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population11,861100.0
Native11,80399.5
Born in United States
11,77899.3
State of residence
10,51188.6
Different state
1,26710.7
Born outside United States
250.2
Foreign born580.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
10.0
Naturalized citizen
380.3
Not a citizen
200.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)58100.0
Europe2848.3
Asia1220.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1729.3
Northern America11.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over10,983100.0
English only10,70997.5
Language other than English2742.5
Speak English less than 'very well
530.5
Spanish
1311.2
Speak English less than "very well"
370.3
Other Indo-European languages
1361.2
Speak English less than "very well"
110.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
70.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population11,861100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,93275.3
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish330.3
Dutch360.3
English2752.3
French (except Basque)140.0
French Canadian1170.1
German1931.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish13442.9
Italian260.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish70.1
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish390.3
Scottish760.6
Slovak80.1
Subsaharan African1491.3
Swedish00.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,37811.6
Welsh40.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)150.1
Other ancestries6,32853.4
(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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