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Quitman county mississippi 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 school2,901100.0
Nursery school, preschool2318.0
Kindergarten1655.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,60655.4
High school (grades 9-12)66222.8
College or graduate school2378.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,906100.0
Less than 9th grade1,18420.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,46724.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,47725.0
Some college, no degree86314.6
Associate degree2894.9
Bachelor's degree4547.7
Graduate or professional degree1722.9
Percent high school graduate or higher55.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,422100.0
Never married2,53134.1
Now married, except separated3,02240.7
Separated4165.6
Widowed80210.8
Female
6398.6
Divorced6518.8
Female
3534.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years545100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren26949.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,884100.0
Civilian veterans6018.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,849100.0
With a disability30010.5
Population 21 to 64 years5,037100.0
With a disability1,56231.0
Percent employed
47.5(X)
No disability3,47569.0
Percent employed
68.9(X)
Population 65 years and over1,290100.0
With a disability68753.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,306100.0
Same house in 19956,23167.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,05332.8
Same county
1,82419.6
Different county
1,22913.2
Same state
7768.3
Different state
4534.9
Elsewhere in 1995220.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population10,117100.0
Native10,09799.8
Born in United States
10,08499.7
State of residence
9,03889.3
Different state
1,04610.3
Born outside United States
130.1
Foreign born200.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
100.1
Naturalized citizen
90.1
Not a citizen
110.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)20100.0
Europe210.0
Asia840.0
Africa210.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America840.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,306100.0
English only9,17298.6
Language other than English1341.4
Speak English less than 'very well
670.7
Spanish
880.9
Speak English less than "very well"
520.6
Other Indo-European languages
350.4
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
90.1
Speak English less than "very well"
70.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population10,117100.0

Total ancestries reported

8,26781.7
Arab40.0
Czech120.0
Danish00.0
Dutch260.3
English2002.0
French (except Basque)1490.5
French Canadian100.0
German1321.3
Greek00.0
Hungarian40.0
Irish13203.2
Italian350.3
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish20.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish570.6
Scottish280.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African690.7
Swedish50.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American8608.5
Welsh90.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries6,46363.9
(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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