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Adair county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,856100.0
Nursery school, preschool1266.8
Kindergarten884.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)93050.1
High school (grades 9-12)50627.3
College or graduate school20611.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,695100.0
Less than 9th grade2133.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4828.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,75448.4
Some college, no degree1,14520.1
Associate degree4638.1
Bachelor's degree5078.9
Graduate or professional degree1312.3
Percent high school graduate or higher87.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over6,663100.0
Never married1,25718.9
Now married, except separated4,33465.0
Separated410.6
Widowed5968.9
Female
4546.8
Divorced4356.5
Female
2473.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years72100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1723.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over6,266100.0
Civilian veterans98015.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years1,793100.0
With a disability1025.7
Population 21 to 64 years4,158100.0
With a disability55413.3
Percent employed
58.5(X)
No disability3,60486.7
Percent employed
87.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,657100.0
With a disability61437.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over7,790100.0
Same house in 19955,14266.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19952,63033.8
Same county
1,31016.8
Different county
1,32016.9
Same state
82410.6
Different state
4966.4
Elsewhere in 1995180.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population8,243100.0
Native8,18799.3
Born in United States
8,15899.0
State of residence
7,00184.9
Different state
1,15714.0
Born outside United States
290.4
Foreign born560.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
130.2
Naturalized citizen
280.3
Not a citizen
280.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)56100.0
Europe2646.4
Asia1323.2
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America1017.9
Northern America712.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over7,790100.0
English only7,63898.0
Language other than English1522.0
Speak English less than 'very well
440.6
Spanish
941.2
Speak English less than "very well"
220.3
Other Indo-European languages
470.6
Speak English less than "very well"
170.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
110.1
Speak English less than "very well"
50.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population8,243100.0

Total ancestries reported

7,70993.5
Arab00.0
Czech1971.2
Danish4355.3
Dutch2252.7
English85810.4
French (except Basque)12122.6
French Canadian1180.2
German2,74133.3
Greek120.1
Hungarian00.0
Irish189910.9
Italian981.2
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian1451.8
Polish340.4
Portuguese00.0
Russian90.1
Scotch-Irish1491.8
Scottish1541.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish2042.5
Swiss320.4
Ukrainian100.1
United States or American94011.4
Welsh530.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries3824.6
(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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