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St tammany parish louisiana dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school54,129100.0
Nursery school, preschool4,5278.4
Kindergarten2,9545.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)26,25848.5
High school (grades 9-12)12,24722.6
College or graduate school8,14315.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over122,959100.0
Less than 9th grade5,8554.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma13,98011.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)32,58426.5
Some college, no degree29,85224.3
Associate degree5,8664.8
Bachelor's degree23,18618.9
Graduate or professional degree11,6369.5
Percent high school graduate or higher83.9(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over146,499100.0
Never married30,74321.0
Now married, except separated89,76461.3
Separated2,4461.7
Widowed8,7226.0
Female
7,2474.9
Divorced14,82410.1
Female
8,5225.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years3,536100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,66747.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over136,147100.0
Civilian veterans20,19014.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years47,202100.0
With a disability3,4207.2
Population 21 to 64 years109,746100.0
With a disability19,78418.0
Percent employed
58.6(X)
No disability89,96282.0
Percent employed
76.5(X)
Population 65 years and over18,135100.0
With a disability7,56641.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over177,826100.0
Same house in 199597,34454.7
Different house in the U.S. in 199578,88044.4
Same county
35,89920.2
Different county
42,98124.2
Same state
24,71113.9
Different state
18,27010.3
Elsewhere in 19951,6020.9
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population191,268100.0
Native186,74097.6
Born in United States
185,04596.7
State of residence
129,41267.7
Different state
55,63329.1
Born outside United States
1,6950.9
Foreign born4,5282.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,3280.7
Naturalized citizen
2,7351.4
Not a citizen
1,7930.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)4,528100.0
Europe1,41931.3
Asia1,00022.1
Africa881.9
Oceania250.6
Latin America1,66636.8
Northern America3307.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over177,826100.0
English only168,40394.7
Language other than English9,4235.3
Speak English less than 'very well
2,6341.5
Spanish
4,4202.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1,3440.8
Other Indo-European languages
3,8352.2
Speak English less than "very well"
8160.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
9790.6
Speak English less than "very well"
4360.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population191,268100.0

Total ancestries reported

211,376110.5
Arab5910.3
Czech16220.3
Danish5590.3
Dutch2,0131.1
English18,7139.8
French (except Basque)134,69618.1
French Canadian13,8952.0
German30,71816.1
Greek5690.3
Hungarian4570.2
Irish127,12314.2
Italian19,87910.4
Lithuanian1580.1
Norwegian1,1330.6
Polish2,2141.2
Portuguese2270.1
Russian5090.3
Scotch-Irish3,3651.8
Scottish3,3281.7
Slovak1590.1
Subsaharan African7330.4
Swedish1,1050.6
Swiss2430.1
Ukrainian1590.1
United States or American16,9588.9
Welsh9490.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2210.1
Other ancestries40,08021.0
(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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