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Smith county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,070100.0
Nursery school, preschool2225.5
Kindergarten2897.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,10151.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,01424.9
College or graduate school44410.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,274100.0
Less than 9th grade1,03610.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,96419.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,93938.3
Some college, no degree1,86918.2
Associate degree5275.1
Bachelor's degree6336.2
Graduate or professional degree3063.0
Percent high school graduate or higher70.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher9.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,466100.0
Never married2,32418.6
Now married, except separated7,73262.0
Separated2311.9
Widowed1,1289.0
Female
9037.2
Divorced1,0518.4
Female
5594.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years408100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren24359.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,729100.0
Civilian veterans1,26410.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,898100.0
With a disability43011.0
Population 21 to 64 years8,846100.0
With a disability2,67330.2
Percent employed
49.0(X)
No disability6,17369.8
Percent employed
74.9(X)
Population 65 years and over2,294100.0
With a disability1,46864.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over15,060100.0
Same house in 199510,43469.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,49429.8
Same county
2,57817.1
Different county
1,91612.7
Same state
1,4569.7
Different state
4603.1
Elsewhere in 19951320.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population16,182100.0
Native16,10599.5
Born in United States
16,01399.0
State of residence
14,52589.8
Different state
1,4889.2
Born outside United States
920.6
Foreign born770.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
470.3
Naturalized citizen
190.1
Not a citizen
580.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)77100.0
Europe1013.0
Asia3950.6
Africa00.0
Oceania79.1
Latin America2127.3
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over15,060100.0
English only14,75398.0
Language other than English3072.0
Speak English less than 'very well
880.6
Spanish
2081.4
Speak English less than "very well"
740.5
Other Indo-European languages
780.5
Speak English less than "very well"
80.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
200.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population16,182100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,00868.0
Arab50.0
Czech1240.1
Danish00.0
Dutch550.3
English1,0076.2
French (except Basque)11721.1
French Canadian1400.2
German3151.9
Greek20.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,4248.8
Italian560.3
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian120.1
Polish510.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian60.0
Scotch-Irish2341.4
Scottish1490.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African610.4
Swedish60.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3,93024.3
Welsh200.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3,43921.3
(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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