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Social Statistics for Scott County, Illinois

Scott county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,315100.0
Nursery school, preschool1199.0
Kindergarten765.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)63448.2
High school (grades 9-12)32124.4
College or graduate school16512.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over3,718100.0
Less than 9th grade2416.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma38910.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,73246.6
Some college, no degree77520.8
Associate degree1323.6
Bachelor's degree3519.4
Graduate or professional degree982.6
Percent high school graduate or higher83.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over4,423100.0
Never married88420.0
Now married, except separated2,74262.0
Separated471.1
Widowed3668.3
Female
2886.5
Divorced3848.7
Female
2054.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years63100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2234.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over4,156100.0
Civilian veterans59714.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,262100.0
With a disability635.0
Population 21 to 64 years3,020100.0
With a disability40813.5
Percent employed
49.0(X)
No disability2,61286.5
Percent employed
83.2(X)
Population 65 years and over857100.0
With a disability35141.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over5,197100.0
Same house in 19953,48767.1
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,70032.7
Same county
87216.8
Different county
82815.9
Same state
61611.9
Different state
2124.1
Elsewhere in 1995100.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population5,537100.0
Native5,51299.5
Born in United States
5,49999.3
State of residence
4,84387.5
Different state
65611.8
Born outside United States
130.2
Foreign born250.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
70.1
Naturalized citizen
100.2
Not a citizen
150.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)25100.0
Europe1352.0
Asia416.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America832.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over5,197100.0
English only5,12398.6
Language other than English741.4
Speak English less than 'very well
200.4
Spanish
460.9
Speak English less than "very well"
160.3
Other Indo-European languages
240.5
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
40.1
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population5,537100.0

Total ancestries reported

4,63083.6
Arab00.0
Czech140.1
Danish30.1
Dutch1082.0
English98417.8
French (except Basque)1671.2
French Canadian100.0
German1,20021.7
Greek80.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish159910.8
Italian731.3
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian190.3
Polish651.2
Portuguese390.7
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1222.2
Scottish1061.9
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish180.3
Swiss170.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American78014.1
Welsh100.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries4047.3
(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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