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Shelby county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school5,454100.0
Nursery school, preschool4097.5
Kindergarten3195.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,63048.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,32424.3
College or graduate school77214.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over15,448100.0
Less than 9th grade1,1107.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,5349.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)6,77643.9
Some college, no degree3,25221.1
Associate degree1,0066.5
Bachelor's degree1,1667.5
Graduate or professional degree6043.9
Percent high school graduate or higher82.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over18,204100.0
Never married3,32618.3
Now married, except separated11,54363.4
Separated2091.1
Widowed1,6359.0
Female
1,2697.0
Divorced1,4918.2
Female
7214.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years268100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren13450.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over17,180100.0
Civilian veterans2,71915.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years5,191100.0
With a disability2985.7
Population 21 to 64 years12,243100.0
With a disability1,83315.0
Percent employed
56.5(X)
No disability10,41085.0
Percent employed
79.4(X)
Population 65 years and over3,811100.0
With a disability1,55640.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over21,540100.0
Same house in 199514,37366.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,13933.1
Same county
3,64716.9
Different county
3,49216.2
Same state
2,97813.8
Different state
5142.4
Elsewhere in 1995280.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population22,893100.0
Native22,79299.6
Born in United States
22,72199.2
State of residence
20,28088.6
Different state
2,44110.7
Born outside United States
710.3
Foreign born1010.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
190.1
Naturalized citizen
730.3
Not a citizen
280.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)101100.0
Europe3130.7
Asia5251.5
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1615.8
Northern America22.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over21,540100.0
English only21,14298.2
Language other than English3981.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1270.6
Spanish
2101.0
Speak English less than "very well"
920.4
Other Indo-European languages
1360.6
Speak English less than "very well"
190.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
440.2
Speak English less than "very well"
160.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population22,893100.0

Total ancestries reported

17,56376.7
Arab00.0
Czech1640.3
Danish70.0
Dutch4502.0
English2,1109.2
French (except Basque)14211.8
French Canadian1250.1
German5,75325.1
Greek340.1
Hungarian330.1
Irish12,42210.6
Italian2391.0
Lithuanian420.2
Norwegian420.2
Polish1460.6
Portuguese50.0
Russian170.1
Scotch-Irish4051.8
Scottish2561.1
Slovak90.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish920.4
Swiss260.1
Ukrainian160.1
United States or American3,35514.7
Welsh910.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries1,5016.6
(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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