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Briscoe county texas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school436100.0
Nursery school, preschool194.4
Kindergarten255.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)24155.3
High school (grades 9-12)12528.7
College or graduate school266.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over1,181100.0
Less than 9th grade13411.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma16413.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)35930.4
Some college, no degree28824.4
Associate degree292.5
Bachelor's degree16514.0
Graduate or professional degree423.6
Percent high school graduate or higher74.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over1,401100.0
Never married26018.6
Now married, except separated90064.2
Separated292.1
Widowed1389.9
Female
1228.7
Divorced745.3
Female
352.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years56100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4275.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over1,302100.0
Civilian veterans17813.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years439100.0
With a disability265.9
Population 21 to 64 years904100.0
With a disability17919.8
Percent employed
53.1(X)
No disability72580.2
Percent employed
81.5(X)
Population 65 years and over337100.0
With a disability18254.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over1,680100.0
Same house in 19951,10565.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199557534.2
Same county
22013.1
Different county
35521.1
Same state
31818.9
Different state
372.2
Elsewhere in 199500.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population1,790100.0
Native1,70295.1
Born in United States
1,70295.1
State of residence
1,52485.1
Different state
1789.9
Born outside United States
00.0
Foreign born884.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
462.6
Naturalized citizen
301.7
Not a citizen
583.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)88100.0
Europe00.0
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America88100.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over1,680100.0
English only1,40283.5
Language other than English27816.5
Speak English less than 'very well
1267.5
Spanish
27616.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1267.5
Other Indo-European languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population1,790100.0

Total ancestries reported

1,46481.8
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch301.7
English1176.5
French (except Basque)1100.6
French Canadian120.1
German1397.8
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11699.4
Italian150.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian60.3
Polish00.0
Portuguese00.0
Russian50.3
Scotch-Irish231.3
Scottish372.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish00.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American33218.5
Welsh70.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)90.5
Other ancestries56331.5
(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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