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Social Statistics

Pleasants county west virginia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,690100.0
Nursery school, preschool965.7
Kindergarten1227.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)82548.8
High school (grades 9-12)43225.6
College or graduate school21512.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,121100.0
Less than 9th grade4669.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma59111.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,50949.0
Some college, no degree80615.7
Associate degree2545.0
Bachelor's degree3136.1
Graduate or professional degree1823.6
Percent high school graduate or higher79.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,055100.0
Never married1,14318.9
Now married, except separated3,77962.4
Separated921.5
Widowed5028.3
Female
4227.0
Divorced5398.9
Female
2804.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years79100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4354.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over5,714100.0
Civilian veterans81314.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,596100.0
With a disability1207.5
Population 21 to 64 years4,144100.0
With a disability69816.8
Percent employed
36.0(X)
No disability3,44683.2
Percent employed
72.5(X)
Population 65 years and over1,071100.0
With a disability48044.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,068100.0
Same house in 19954,54564.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,49735.3
Same county
1,36719.3
Different county
1,13016.0
Same state
70810.0
Different state
4226.0
Elsewhere in 1995260.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population7,514100.0
Native7,47999.5
Born in United States
7,44299.0
State of residence
5,26670.1
Different state
2,17629.0
Born outside United States
370.5
Foreign born350.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
210.3
Naturalized citizen
140.2
Not a citizen
210.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)35100.0
Europe822.9
Asia2262.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America00.0
Northern America514.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,068100.0
English only6,97098.6
Language other than English981.4
Speak English less than 'very well
390.6
Spanish
670.9
Speak English less than "very well"
250.4
Other Indo-European languages
280.4
Speak English less than "very well"
120.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
30.0
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population7,514100.0

Total ancestries reported

5,61474.7
Arab20.0
Czech170.1
Danish00.0
Dutch1321.8
English93212.4
French (except Basque)1710.9
French Canadian160.1
German98213.1
Greek50.1
Hungarian160.2
Irish16698.9
Italian901.2
Lithuanian50.1
Norwegian140.2
Polish430.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian70.1
Scotch-Irish1431.9
Scottish1472.0
Slovak110.1
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish170.2
Swiss20.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,62221.6
Welsh630.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries6288.4
(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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