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Social Statistics

Wayne county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,077100.0
Nursery school, preschool1082.6
Kindergarten751.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,02125.0
High school (grades 9-12)57714.2
College or graduate school2,29656.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,115100.0
Less than 9th grade3797.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2855.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,59431.2
Some college, no degree1,09521.4
Associate degree3286.4
Bachelor's degree91417.9
Graduate or professional degree52010.2
Percent high school graduate or higher87.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher28.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over8,122100.0
Never married3,24940.0
Now married, except separated3,94948.6
Separated380.5
Widowed5286.5
Female
4395.4
Divorced3584.4
Female
1531.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years66100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3553.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,717100.0
Civilian veterans85911.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,933100.0
With a disability1434.9
Population 21 to 64 years5,052100.0
With a disability4969.8
Percent employed
57.7(X)
No disability4,55690.2
Percent employed
85.7(X)
Population 65 years and over1,270100.0
With a disability51440.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,328100.0
Same house in 19954,72550.7
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,48248.0
Same county
1,42415.3
Different county
3,05832.8
Same state
2,26824.3
Different state
7908.5
Elsewhere in 19951211.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,851100.0
Native9,68898.3
Born in United States
9,68198.3
State of residence
7,61177.3
Different state
2,07021.0
Born outside United States
70.1
Foreign born1631.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1151.2
Naturalized citizen
270.3
Not a citizen
1361.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)163100.0
Europe169.8
Asia2716.6
Africa00.0
Oceania10.6
Latin America10162.0
Northern America1811.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,328100.0
English only8,94595.9
Language other than English3834.1
Speak English less than 'very well
1922.1
Spanish
2292.5
Speak English less than "very well"
1351.4
Other Indo-European languages
1161.2
Speak English less than "very well"
410.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
210.2
Speak English less than "very well"
130.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,851100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,319114.9
Arab20.0
Czech14864.9
Danish4354.4
Dutch1361.4
English6466.6
French (except Basque)12142.2
French Canadian1140.1
German5,33754.2
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,02510.4
Italian1761.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian3964.0
Polish2232.3
Portuguese100.1
Russian260.3
Scotch-Irish870.9
Scottish1351.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish8658.8
Swiss710.7
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2532.6
Welsh1831.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries5996.1
(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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