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Social Statistics for Putnam County, Tennessee

Putnam county tennessee dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school17,803100.0
Nursery school, preschool9505.3
Kindergarten7424.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,13534.5
High school (grades 9-12)3,01817.0
College or graduate school6,95839.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over39,403100.0
Less than 9th grade5,58014.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,23313.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,64232.1
Some college, no degree7,02717.8
Associate degree9422.4
Bachelor's degree4,92712.5
Graduate or professional degree3,0527.7
Percent high school graduate or higher72.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over50,846100.0
Never married13,26226.1
Now married, except separated28,03555.1
Separated7211.4
Widowed3,4196.7
Female
2,9375.8
Divorced5,40910.6
Female
3,0426.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years964100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren46748.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over48,429100.0
Civilian veterans5,85112.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years14,042100.0
With a disability1,2148.6
Population 21 to 64 years36,009100.0
With a disability7,56421.0
Percent employed
48.9(X)
No disability28,44579.0
Percent employed
78.7(X)
Population 65 years and over7,827100.0
With a disability3,99351.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over58,541100.0
Same house in 199528,28448.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199529,33050.1
Same county
14,56724.9
Different county
14,76325.2
Same state
8,49314.5
Different state
6,27010.7
Elsewhere in 19959271.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population62,315100.0
Native60,18596.6
Born in United States
59,90196.1
State of residence
41,25766.2
Different state
18,64429.9
Born outside United States
2840.5
Foreign born2,1303.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,3312.1
Naturalized citizen
5830.9
Not a citizen
1,5472.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,130100.0
Europe26312.3
Asia53825.3
Africa140.7
Oceania30.1
Latin America1,17555.2
Northern America1376.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over58,541100.0
English only55,46094.7
Language other than English3,0815.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1,7373.0
Spanish
1,9893.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2802.2
Other Indo-European languages
5030.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1810.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
5000.9
Speak English less than "very well"
2240.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population62,315100.0

Total ancestries reported

47,91976.9
Arab840.1
Czech1850.1
Danish590.1
Dutch6541.0
English6,44910.3
French (except Basque)11,1781.9
French Canadian12310.4
German5,0508.1
Greek420.1
Hungarian900.1
Irish15,4388.7
Italian8531.4
Lithuanian630.1
Norwegian2980.5
Polish5530.9
Portuguese340.1
Russian570.1
Scotch-Irish1,7432.8
Scottish1,0111.6
Slovak140.0
Subsaharan African730.1
Swedish930.1
Swiss490.1
Ukrainian190.0
United States or American15,21024.4
Welsh3220.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)160.0
Other ancestries8,15113.1
(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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