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Wayne county missouri dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,743100.0
Nursery school, preschool1204.4
Kindergarten1435.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,48854.2
High school (grades 9-12)77028.1
College or graduate school2228.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,301100.0
Less than 9th grade1,67518.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,07322.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,19134.3
Some college, no degree1,46715.8
Associate degree2582.8
Bachelor's degree4584.9
Graduate or professional degree1791.9
Percent high school graduate or higher59.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher6.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over10,805100.0
Never married1,71415.9
Now married, except separated6,55660.7
Separated2642.4
Widowed1,0529.7
Female
8678.0
Divorced1,21911.3
Female
5605.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years324100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren16651.2
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,174100.0
Civilian veterans1,81717.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,822100.0
With a disability2358.3
Population 21 to 64 years7,079100.0
With a disability1,98028.0
Percent employed
31.5(X)
No disability5,09972.0
Percent employed
68.0(X)
Population 65 years and over2,531100.0
With a disability1,38654.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over12,560100.0
Same house in 19957,81762.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,71837.6
Same county
2,26318.0
Different county
2,45519.5
Same state
1,67613.3
Different state
7796.2
Elsewhere in 1995250.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population13,259100.0
Native13,21399.7
Born in United States
13,16099.3
State of residence
10,21777.1
Different state
2,94322.2
Born outside United States
530.4
Foreign born460.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
120.1
Naturalized citizen
130.1
Not a citizen
330.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)46100.0
Europe1532.6
Asia1123.9
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America715.2
Northern America1328.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over12,560100.0
English only12,35198.3
Language other than English2091.7
Speak English less than 'very well
570.5
Spanish
1020.8
Speak English less than "very well"
470.4
Other Indo-European languages
970.8
Speak English less than "very well"
90.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
60.0
Speak English less than "very well"
10.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population13,259100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,63980.2
Arab00.0
Czech1250.2
Danish140.1
Dutch3152.4
English1,1848.9
French (except Basque)13482.6
French Canadian1280.2
German1,59012.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian290.2
Irish11,68712.7
Italian2171.6
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian430.3
Polish850.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1781.3
Scottish950.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish650.5
Swiss70.1
Ukrainian170.1
United States or American2,68520.3
Welsh280.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,99915.1
(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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