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Social Statistics

Pierce county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,931100.0
Nursery school, preschool2305.9
Kindergarten1824.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,08152.9
High school (grades 9-12)84521.5
College or graduate school59315.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,131100.0
Less than 9th grade1,21412.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,84818.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,17441.2
Some college, no degree1,57715.6
Associate degree2982.9
Bachelor's degree6896.8
Graduate or professional degree3313.3
Percent high school graduate or higher69.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,207100.0
Never married2,07517.0
Now married, except separated7,60762.3
Separated2031.7
Widowed9898.1
Female
8527.0
Divorced1,33310.9
Female
6295.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years271100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren18969.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,499100.0
Civilian veterans1,34611.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,697100.0
With a disability42911.6
Population 21 to 64 years8,949100.0
With a disability2,73430.6
Percent employed
48.1(X)
No disability6,21569.4
Percent employed
78.4(X)
Population 65 years and over1,840100.0
With a disability1,00854.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,612100.0
Same house in 19959,13262.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,31936.4
Same county
2,65518.2
Different county
2,66418.2
Same state
1,89613.0
Different state
7685.3
Elsewhere in 19951611.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,636100.0
Native15,30897.9
Born in United States
15,27897.7
State of residence
12,01676.8
Different state
3,26220.9
Born outside United States
300.2
Foreign born3282.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1991.3
Naturalized citizen
700.4
Not a citizen
2581.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)328100.0
Europe4914.9
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America27985.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,612100.0
English only14,08896.4
Language other than English5243.6
Speak English less than 'very well
3312.3
Spanish
4603.1
Speak English less than "very well"
3072.1
Other Indo-European languages
640.4
Speak English less than "very well"
240.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,636100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,08270.9
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch670.4
English8905.7
French (except Basque)1410.3
French Canadian1300.2
German4212.7
Greek00.0
Hungarian350.2
Irish19676.2
Italian1000.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian860.6
Polish160.1
Portuguese70.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1410.9
Scottish1080.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African920.6
Swedish310.2
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American5,30833.9
Welsh540.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)50.0
Other ancestries2,68317.2
(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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