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Wayne county kentucky dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,496100.0
Nursery school, preschool2655.9
Kindergarten2445.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,45354.6
High school (grades 9-12)1,11124.7
College or graduate school4239.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over13,153100.0
Less than 9th grade3,43526.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,12116.1
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,70535.8
Some college, no degree1,52311.6
Associate degree4193.2
Bachelor's degree5334.1
Graduate or professional degree4173.2
Percent high school graduate or higher57.8(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher7.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over15,797100.0
Never married2,89018.3
Now married, except separated9,76761.8
Separated2531.6
Widowed1,2658.0
Female
1,0016.3
Divorced1,62210.3
Female
8015.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years357100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25370.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over14,865100.0
Civilian veterans1,77211.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,515100.0
With a disability58312.9
Population 21 to 64 years11,309100.0
With a disability4,36438.6
Percent employed
41.1(X)
No disability6,94561.4
Percent employed
67.8(X)
Population 65 years and over2,578100.0
With a disability1,59161.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over18,581100.0
Same house in 199511,77063.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,65935.8
Same county
4,52524.4
Different county
2,13411.5
Same state
1,0485.6
Different state
1,0865.8
Elsewhere in 19951520.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population19,923100.0
Native19,66498.7
Born in United States
19,64198.6
State of residence
16,39682.3
Different state
3,24516.3
Born outside United States
230.1
Foreign born2591.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1971.0
Naturalized citizen
620.3
Not a citizen
1971.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)259100.0
Europe5722.0
Asia51.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America19776.1
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over18,581100.0
English only18,12397.5
Language other than English4582.5
Speak English less than 'very well
2141.2
Spanish
2871.5
Speak English less than "very well"
2121.1
Other Indo-European languages
1480.8
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
160.1
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population19,923100.0

Total ancestries reported

12,73063.9
Arab00.0
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch900.5
English1,3066.6
French (except Basque)1850.4
French Canadian1400.2
German1,0725.4
Greek140.1
Hungarian220.1
Irish19824.9
Italian620.3
Lithuanian70.0
Norwegian190.1
Polish110.1
Portuguese70.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish2031.0
Scottish1810.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African50.0
Swedish230.1
Swiss140.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American6,60633.2
Welsh260.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)60.0
Other ancestries1,9499.8
(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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