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Social Statistics for Branch County, Michigan

Branch county michigan dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school11,468100.0
Nursery school, preschool8127.1
Kindergarten6555.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,45347.5
High school (grades 9-12)3,00126.2
College or graduate school1,54713.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over30,300100.0
Less than 9th grade2,0396.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,02713.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)12,36440.8
Some college, no degree6,76222.3
Associate degree1,8876.2
Bachelor's degree2,1277.0
Graduate or professional degree1,0943.6
Percent high school graduate or higher80.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over36,162100.0
Never married8,23622.8
Now married, except separated20,51656.7
Separated5471.5
Widowed2,3676.5
Female
1,9545.4
Divorced4,49612.4
Female
2,2946.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years659100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren24937.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over34,074100.0
Civilian veterans4,51913.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,551100.0
With a disability9629.1
Population 21 to 64 years23,950100.0
With a disability4,52018.9
Percent employed
60.3(X)
No disability19,43081.1
Percent employed
81.8(X)
Population 65 years and over5,608100.0
With a disability2,32441.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over42,921100.0
Same house in 199525,03358.3
Different house in the U.S. in 199517,31140.3
Same county
9,73922.7
Different county
7,57217.6
Same state
4,80411.2
Different state
2,7686.4
Elsewhere in 19955771.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population45,787100.0
Native44,60797.4
Born in United States
44,34196.8
State of residence
33,13772.4
Different state
11,20424.5
Born outside United States
2660.6
Foreign born1,1802.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6881.5
Naturalized citizen
3580.8
Not a citizen
8221.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,180100.0
Europe12710.8
Asia39533.5
Africa121.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America53145.0
Northern America1159.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over42,921100.0
English only40,14693.5
Language other than English2,7756.5
Speak English less than 'very well
1,1182.6
Spanish
1,1992.8
Speak English less than "very well"
5341.2
Other Indo-European languages
1,0852.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2820.7
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1690.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1240.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population45,787100.0

Total ancestries reported

42,45692.7
Arab3680.8
Czech11420.3
Danish860.2
Dutch1,9214.2
English5,33311.6
French (except Basque)11,7623.8
French Canadian15501.2
German11,02324.1
Greek460.1
Hungarian1990.4
Irish14,5559.9
Italian1,0042.2
Lithuanian790.2
Norwegian1860.4
Polish2,7005.9
Portuguese190.0
Russian490.1
Scotch-Irish4831.1
Scottish6541.4
Slovak570.1
Subsaharan African710.2
Swedish4801.0
Swiss2670.6
Ukrainian210.0
United States or American4,4439.7
Welsh2230.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.0
Other ancestries5,72712.5
(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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