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Wayne county illinois dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,981100.0
Nursery school, preschool2526.3
Kindergarten2145.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,94248.8
High school (grades 9-12)89722.5
College or graduate school67617.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,723100.0
Less than 9th grade1,32611.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma1,58413.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,06534.7
Some college, no degree2,42920.7
Associate degree1,1459.8
Bachelor's degree7776.6
Graduate or professional degree3973.4
Percent high school graduate or higher75.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher10.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over13,819100.0
Never married2,26816.4
Now married, except separated8,60462.3
Separated1871.4
Widowed1,3039.4
Female
1,0877.9
Divorced1,45710.5
Female
7485.4
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years193100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren12363.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,074100.0
Civilian veterans1,68112.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,674100.0
With a disability2627.1
Population 21 to 64 years9,191100.0
With a disability1,60517.5
Percent employed
49.8(X)
No disability7,58682.5
Percent employed
77.5(X)
Population 65 years and over3,090100.0
With a disability1,31642.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over16,129100.0
Same house in 199510,42164.6
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,68835.3
Same county
3,68422.8
Different county
2,00412.4
Same state
1,3128.1
Different state
6924.3
Elsewhere in 1995200.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population17,151100.0
Native16,99099.1
Born in United States
16,94498.8
State of residence
14,08282.1
Different state
2,86216.7
Born outside United States
460.3
Foreign born1610.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
260.2
Naturalized citizen
1060.6
Not a citizen
550.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)161100.0
Europe5031.1
Asia7747.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3421.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over16,129100.0
English only15,77297.8
Language other than English3572.2
Speak English less than 'very well
1090.7
Spanish
1791.1
Speak English less than "very well"
440.3
Other Indo-European languages
650.4
Speak English less than "very well"
240.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1030.6
Speak English less than "very well"
350.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population17,151100.0

Total ancestries reported

12,67773.9
Arab00.0
Czech1630.4
Danish110.1
Dutch2861.7
English2,04211.9
French (except Basque)12791.6
French Canadian1210.1
German2,28513.3
Greek260.2
Hungarian530.3
Irish11,4268.3
Italian1771.0
Lithuanian200.1
Norwegian530.3
Polish1170.7
Portuguese20.0
Russian250.1
Scotch-Irish2621.5
Scottish2151.3
Slovak60.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish990.6
Swiss730.4
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American3,43920.1
Welsh810.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries1,6149.4
(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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