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Shannon county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,042100.0
Nursery school, preschool1427.0
Kindergarten1226.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,06051.9
High school (grades 9-12)49824.4
College or graduate school22010.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,552100.0
Less than 9th grade75213.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,04818.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,39543.1
Some college, no degree81014.6
Associate degree1252.3
Bachelor's degree2955.3
Graduate or professional degree1272.3
Percent high school graduate or higher67.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher7.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,559100.0
Never married1,10016.8
Now married, except separated4,08162.2
Separated1071.6
Widowed5588.5
Female
4827.3
Divorced71310.9
Female
3956.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years147100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren9665.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,139100.0
Civilian veterans97815.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,958100.0
With a disability1839.3
Population 21 to 64 years4,597100.0
With a disability1,32128.7
Percent employed
38.2(X)
No disability3,27671.3
Percent employed
71.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,205100.0
With a disability59149.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,823100.0
Same house in 19954,88462.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,92637.4
Same county
1,47818.9
Different county
1,44818.5
Same state
94712.1
Different state
5016.4
Elsewhere in 1995130.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,324100.0
Native8,28599.5
Born in United States
8,26899.3
State of residence
6,22874.8
Different state
2,04024.5
Born outside United States
170.2
Foreign born390.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
80.1
Naturalized citizen
310.4
Not a citizen
80.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)39100.0
Europe2564.1
Asia410.3
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America820.5
Northern America25.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,823100.0
English only7,70098.4
Language other than English1231.6
Speak English less than 'very well
320.4
Spanish
620.8
Speak English less than "very well"
280.4
Other Indo-European languages
580.7
Speak English less than "very well"
40.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
20.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,324100.0

Total ancestries reported

6,17474.2
Arab00.0
Czech1140.2
Danish00.0
Dutch1441.7
English5867.0
French (except Basque)11571.9
French Canadian1450.5
German84310.1
Greek00.0
Hungarian20.0
Irish196711.6
Italian270.3
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian300.4
Polish380.5
Portuguese00.0
Russian40.0
Scotch-Irish1071.3
Scottish440.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish480.6
Swiss170.2
Ukrainian60.1
United States or American1,85122.2
Welsh550.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)90.1
Other ancestries1,18014.2
(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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