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Poweshiek county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,335100.0
Nursery school, preschool2895.4
Kindergarten3045.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,94936.5
High school (grades 9-12)1,05119.7
College or graduate school1,74232.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over12,176100.0
Less than 9th grade5994.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,0168.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,17842.5
Some college, no degree2,36919.5
Associate degree7666.3
Bachelor's degree1,42011.7
Graduate or professional degree8286.8
Percent high school graduate or higher86.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over15,353100.0
Never married4,04226.3
Now married, except separated8,52555.5
Separated1691.1
Widowed1,1757.7
Female
9516.2
Divorced1,4429.4
Female
7615.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years73100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2534.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over14,554100.0
Civilian veterans1,82212.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,650100.0
With a disability3778.1
Population 21 to 64 years9,759100.0
With a disability1,72017.6
Percent employed
70.7(X)
No disability8,03982.4
Percent employed
84.0(X)
Population 65 years and over3,005100.0
With a disability1,20039.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over17,754100.0
Same house in 19959,86855.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,70243.4
Same county
3,74121.1
Different county
3,96122.3
Same state
2,11311.9
Different state
1,84810.4
Elsewhere in 19951841.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population18,815100.0
Native18,41797.9
Born in United States
18,35797.6
State of residence
14,21075.5
Different state
4,14722.0
Born outside United States
600.3
Foreign born3982.1
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1851.0
Naturalized citizen
1941.0
Not a citizen
2041.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)398100.0
Europe13533.9
Asia16441.2
Africa164.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America5614.1
Northern America276.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over17,754100.0
English only17,02895.9
Language other than English7264.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2041.1
Spanish
2511.4
Speak English less than "very well"
600.3
Other Indo-European languages
3502.0
Speak English less than "very well"
930.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
810.5
Speak English less than "very well"
510.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population18,815100.0

Total ancestries reported

19,308102.6
Arab280.1
Czech15322.8
Danish2451.3
Dutch1,0685.7
English2,13111.3
French (except Basque)15212.8
French Canadian1550.3
German5,43428.9
Greek110.1
Hungarian240.1
Irish12,72314.5
Italian1791.0
Lithuanian140.1
Norwegian7754.1
Polish1410.7
Portuguese260.1
Russian1310.7
Scotch-Irish6443.4
Scottish4672.5
Slovak140.1
Subsaharan African160.1
Swedish4142.2
Swiss570.3
Ukrainian180.1
United States or American1,6348.7
Welsh2101.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,7969.5
(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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