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Sullivan county tennessee dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school32,281100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,0326.3
Kindergarten1,8935.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)15,71748.7
High school (grades 9-12)7,66923.8
College or graduate school4,97015.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over108,605100.0
Less than 9th grade11,63010.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma14,70313.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)35,82733.0
Some college, no degree20,58519.0
Associate degree6,1855.7
Bachelor's degree13,16112.1
Graduate or professional degree6,5146.0
Percent high school graduate or higher75.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over125,349100.0
Never married21,74417.3
Now married, except separated76,49261.0
Separated2,1511.7
Widowed10,5758.4
Female
8,8057.0
Divorced14,38711.5
Female
7,9476.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years2,573100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,39454.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over119,613100.0
Civilian veterans18,09815.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years29,708100.0
With a disability2,7039.1
Population 21 to 64 years89,904100.0
With a disability20,45222.7
Percent employed
48.5(X)
No disability69,45277.3
Percent employed
74.3(X)
Population 65 years and over23,229100.0
With a disability11,07947.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over144,563100.0
Same house in 199586,96060.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199556,70039.2
Same county
35,63424.6
Different county
21,06614.6
Same state
7,7035.3
Different state
13,3639.2
Elsewhere in 19959030.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population153,048100.0
Native151,11298.7
Born in United States
150,57298.4
State of residence
92,64960.5
Different state
57,92337.8
Born outside United States
5400.4
Foreign born1,9361.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
9110.6
Naturalized citizen
9420.6
Not a citizen
9940.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,936100.0
Europe80841.7
Asia54027.9
Africa522.7
Oceania140.7
Latin America30715.9
Northern America21511.1
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over144,563100.0
English only141,22297.7
Language other than English3,3412.3
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1310.8
Spanish
1,5421.1
Speak English less than "very well"
5640.4
Other Indo-European languages
1,2950.9
Speak English less than "very well"
3850.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4470.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1650.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population153,048100.0

Total ancestries reported

115,52575.5
Arab2010.1
Czech11420.1
Danish1370.1
Dutch2,7431.8
English17,49311.4
French (except Basque)12,3121.5
French Canadian13350.2
German14,8759.7
Greek1480.1
Hungarian2160.1
Irish115,55910.2
Italian1,6941.1
Lithuanian140.0
Norwegian4110.3
Polish7970.5
Portuguese130.0
Russian1370.1
Scotch-Irish5,0793.3
Scottish3,0502.0
Slovak350.0
Subsaharan African1070.1
Swedish5990.4
Swiss1060.1
Ukrainian900.1
United States or American30,83420.1
Welsh6700.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)420.0
Other ancestries17,68611.6
(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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