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Skamania county washington dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,385100.0
Nursery school, preschool1476.2
Kindergarten923.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,21751.0
High school (grades 9-12)64627.1
College or graduate school28311.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,557100.0
Less than 9th grade2684.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma65910.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,19333.4
Some college, no degree1,90829.1
Associate degree4286.5
Bachelor's degree76411.7
Graduate or professional degree3375.1
Percent high school graduate or higher85.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,751100.0
Never married1,62721.0
Now married, except separated4,67760.3
Separated1742.2
Widowed4015.2
Female
3304.3
Divorced87211.3
Female
4065.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years204100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren8843.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,228100.0
Civilian veterans1,31618.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,343100.0
With a disability1807.7
Population 21 to 64 years5,759100.0
With a disability99617.3
Percent employed
49.7(X)
No disability4,76382.7
Percent employed
73.5(X)
Population 65 years and over1,058100.0
With a disability42840.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,222100.0
Same house in 19954,88453.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,27846.4
Same county
1,63217.7
Different county
2,64628.7
Same state
1,37514.9
Different state
1,27113.8
Elsewhere in 1995600.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,872100.0
Native9,52596.5
Born in United States
9,41795.4
State of residence
3,73937.9
Different state
5,67857.5
Born outside United States
1081.1
Foreign born3473.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1061.1
Naturalized citizen
1591.6
Not a citizen
1881.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)347100.0
Europe12134.9
Asia4212.1
Africa00.0
Oceania61.7
Latin America13839.8
Northern America4011.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,222100.0
English only8,76795.1
Language other than English4554.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1011.1
Spanish
2933.2
Speak English less than "very well"
840.9
Other Indo-European languages
840.9
Speak English less than "very well"
50.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
460.5
Speak English less than "very well"
120.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,872100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,373105.1
Arab250.3
Czech1670.7
Danish1081.1
Dutch2682.7
English1,33813.6
French (except Basque)14144.2
French Canadian11061.1
German2,02920.6
Greek130.1
Hungarian190.2
Irish11,45214.7
Italian2142.2
Lithuanian140.1
Norwegian4915.0
Polish1491.5
Portuguese180.2
Russian630.6
Scotch-Irish2262.3
Scottish2482.5
Slovak20.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish3213.3
Swiss1161.2
Ukrainian30.0
United States or American8188.3
Welsh890.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries1,76017.8
(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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