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Pointe coupee parish louisiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,974100.0
Nursery school, preschool4397.3
Kindergarten3926.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,77346.4
High school (grades 9-12)1,68728.2
College or graduate school68311.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over14,577100.0
Less than 9th grade2,07614.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,42416.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,69939.1
Some college, no degree2,12914.6
Associate degree3892.7
Bachelor's degree1,3179.0
Graduate or professional degree5433.7
Percent high school graduate or higher69.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over17,783100.0
Never married4,72426.6
Now married, except separated9,50553.4
Separated4642.6
Widowed1,5898.9
Female
1,2957.3
Divorced1,5018.4
Female
7624.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years777100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren45858.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over16,568100.0
Civilian veterans1,86911.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,640100.0
With a disability5279.3
Population 21 to 64 years12,297100.0
With a disability3,10725.3
Percent employed
51.8(X)
No disability9,19074.7
Percent employed
67.7(X)
Population 65 years and over2,919100.0
With a disability1,39147.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over21,207100.0
Same house in 199515,34072.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,80327.4
Same county
3,65817.2
Different county
2,14510.1
Same state
1,7478.2
Different state
3981.9
Elsewhere in 1995640.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population22,763100.0
Native22,56599.1
Born in United States
22,53199.0
State of residence
20,94892.0
Different state
1,5837.0
Born outside United States
340.1
Foreign born1980.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
390.2
Naturalized citizen
920.4
Not a citizen
1060.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)198100.0
Europe2914.6
Asia3718.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America12060.6
Northern America126.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over21,207100.0
English only19,78693.3
Language other than English1,4216.7
Speak English less than 'very well
4162.0
Spanish
2151.0
Speak English less than "very well"
760.4
Other Indo-European languages
1,1655.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3181.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
220.1
Speak English less than "very well"
30.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population22,763100.0

Total ancestries reported

20,44489.8
Arab130.1
Czech1100.0
Danish40.0
Dutch380.2
English7183.2
French (except Basque)14,81221.1
French Canadian11,3195.8
German9014.0
Greek170.1
Hungarian80.0
Irish17603.3
Italian1,1615.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian80.0
Polish270.1
Portuguese100.0
Russian10.0
Scotch-Irish1300.6
Scottish780.3
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African1450.6
Swedish40.0
Swiss210.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,55411.2
Welsh50.0
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)90.0
Other ancestries7,68933.8
(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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