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St landry parish louisiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school24,609100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,6316.6
Kindergarten1,3885.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)12,21149.6
High school (grades 9-12)6,21025.2
College or graduate school3,16912.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over53,592100.0
Less than 9th grade10,75620.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9,59617.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)17,82733.3
Some college, no degree7,96114.9
Associate degree1,7043.2
Bachelor's degree3,7657.0
Graduate or professional degree1,9833.7
Percent high school graduate or higher62.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over66,498100.0
Never married18,05427.1
Now married, except separated34,57052.0
Separated1,9633.0
Widowed5,8648.8
Female
4,6967.1
Divorced6,0479.1
Female
3,4975.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,437100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,43759.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over61,837100.0
Civilian veterans6,61710.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years22,770100.0
With a disability2,55611.2
Population 21 to 64 years45,518100.0
With a disability12,22926.9
Percent employed
39.4(X)
No disability33,28973.1
Percent employed
64.8(X)
Population 65 years and over11,180100.0
With a disability5,77651.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over80,870100.0
Same house in 199552,93065.5
Different house in the U.S. in 199527,57234.1
Same county
18,84323.3
Different county
8,72910.8
Same state
6,4428.0
Different state
2,2872.8
Elsewhere in 19953680.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population87,700100.0
Native87,24599.5
Born in United States
87,08499.3
State of residence
81,21692.6
Different state
5,8686.7
Born outside United States
1610.2
Foreign born4550.5
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1850.2
Naturalized citizen
2020.2
Not a citizen
2530.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)455100.0
Europe8318.2
Asia20344.6
Africa00.0
Oceania102.2
Latin America12126.6
Northern America388.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over80,870100.0
English only65,95081.6
Language other than English14,92018.4
Speak English less than 'very well
3,9204.8
Spanish
5060.6
Speak English less than "very well"
1390.2
Other Indo-European languages
14,17217.5
Speak English less than "very well"
3,7134.6
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2180.3
Speak English less than "very well"
680.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population87,700100.0

Total ancestries reported

73,98284.4
Arab820.1
Czech1630.1
Danish250.0
Dutch1390.2
English2,1042.4
French (except Basque)112,50514.3
French Canadian17,0958.1
German3,0433.5
Greek460.1
Hungarian10.0
Irish12,2472.6
Italian1,0871.2
Lithuanian160.0
Norwegian680.1
Polish1470.2
Portuguese320.0
Russian530.1
Scotch-Irish3240.4
Scottish2070.2
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African7110.8
Swedish220.0
Swiss200.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American10,53612.0
Welsh680.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)140.0
Other ancestries33,32738.0
(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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