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Wayne county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school24,533100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,4706.0
Kindergarten1,2975.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)12,73851.9
High school (grades 9-12)5,75723.5
College or graduate school3,27113.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over61,731100.0
Less than 9th grade3,6976.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma7,25711.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)22,31636.2
Some college, no degree11,52618.7
Associate degree6,42210.4
Bachelor's degree6,60510.7
Graduate or professional degree3,9086.3
Percent high school graduate or higher82.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher17.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over72,560100.0
Never married16,84223.2
Now married, except separated41,94257.8
Separated2,2193.1
Widowed4,6616.4
Female
3,6605.0
Divorced6,8969.5
Female
3,7795.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,415100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren53938.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over68,078100.0
Civilian veterans9,15113.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years22,630100.0
With a disability1,8908.4
Population 21 to 64 years52,926100.0
With a disability8,37215.8
Percent employed
52.7(X)
No disability44,55484.2
Percent employed
82.3(X)
Population 65 years and over10,883100.0
With a disability4,06337.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over87,737100.0
Same house in 199555,62163.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199531,69836.1
Same county
19,03621.7
Different county
12,66214.4
Same state
10,18811.6
Different state
2,4742.8
Elsewhere in 19954180.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population93,765100.0
Native91,60897.7
Born in United States
90,79496.8
State of residence
79,95785.3
Different state
10,83711.6
Born outside United States
8140.9
Foreign born2,1572.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4240.5
Naturalized citizen
1,3881.5
Not a citizen
7690.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,157100.0
Europe93243.2
Asia38117.7
Africa90.4
Oceania90.4
Latin America45321.0
Northern America37317.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over87,737100.0
English only83,64295.3
Language other than English4,0954.7
Speak English less than 'very well
1,2981.5
Spanish
1,9302.2
Speak English less than "very well"
6890.8
Other Indo-European languages
1,8702.1
Speak English less than "very well"
4780.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2600.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1290.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population93,765100.0

Total ancestries reported

111,292118.7
Arab1760.2
Czech11900.2
Danish3220.3
Dutch13,58214.5
English15,45916.5
French (except Basque)14,7235.0
French Canadian11,6201.7
German21,74023.2
Greek1870.2
Hungarian2540.3
Irish114,11815.1
Italian11,56112.3
Lithuanian1860.2
Norwegian3230.3
Polish3,8064.1
Portuguese890.1
Russian3060.3
Scotch-Irish1,1121.2
Scottish2,0232.2
Slovak1000.1
Subsaharan African1050.1
Swedish7560.8
Swiss2960.3
Ukrainian6030.6
United States or American6,7277.2
Welsh8160.9
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1690.2
Other ancestries9,94310.6
(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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