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Social Statistics

Pike county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,215100.0
Nursery school, preschool8948.8
Kindergarten6246.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,73146.3
High school (grades 9-12)2,51324.6
College or graduate school1,45314.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over24,139100.0
Less than 9th grade2,50910.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,66219.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,73332.0
Some college, no degree5,05921.0
Associate degree1,1554.8
Bachelor's degree1,8957.9
Graduate or professional degree1,1264.7
Percent high school graduate or higher70.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over30,118100.0
Never married8,22527.3
Now married, except separated14,77849.1
Separated1,1233.7
Widowed3,05510.1
Female
2,4528.1
Divorced2,9379.8
Female
1,6815.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,396100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren78656.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over28,137100.0
Civilian veterans3,51012.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years9,947100.0
With a disability1,01210.2
Population 21 to 64 years20,277100.0
With a disability5,62227.7
Percent employed
44.5(X)
No disability14,65572.3
Percent employed
70.0(X)
Population 65 years and over5,220100.0
With a disability2,81553.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over36,069100.0
Same house in 199522,63462.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199513,28736.8
Same county
7,81421.7
Different county
5,47315.2
Same state
2,9308.1
Different state
2,5437.1
Elsewhere in 19951480.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population38,940100.0
Native38,58099.1
Born in United States
38,51498.9
State of residence
30,27077.7
Different state
8,24421.2
Born outside United States
660.2
Foreign born3600.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
890.2
Naturalized citizen
1750.4
Not a citizen
1850.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)360100.0
Europe5916.4
Asia17348.1
Africa123.3
Oceania00.0
Latin America10328.6
Northern America133.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over36,069100.0
English only34,84996.6
Language other than English1,2203.4
Speak English less than 'very well
5421.5
Spanish
5801.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2700.7
Other Indo-European languages
4181.2
Speak English less than "very well"
1170.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1790.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1270.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population38,940100.0

Total ancestries reported

31,56281.1
Arab210.1
Czech1220.1
Danish170.0
Dutch810.2
English1,9285.0
French (except Basque)17662.0
French Canadian11700.4
German1,3833.6
Greek230.1
Hungarian310.1
Irish11,8354.7
Italian4961.3
Lithuanian50.0
Norwegian630.2
Polish620.2
Portuguese20.0
Russian100.0
Scotch-Irish5551.4
Scottish3250.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African4141.1
Swedish530.1
Swiss20.0
Ukrainian40.0
United States or American5,52914.2
Welsh680.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)70.0
Other ancestries17,69045.4
(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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