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Social Statistics

Wayne county pennsylvania dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school10,913100.0
Nursery school, preschool6425.9
Kindergarten5775.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,55550.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,82125.8
College or graduate school1,31812.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over33,326100.0
Less than 9th grade1,7925.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4,62513.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)14,49843.5
Some college, no degree5,64917.0
Associate degree1,9105.7
Bachelor's degree2,9478.8
Graduate or professional degree1,9055.7
Percent high school graduate or higher80.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher14.6(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over38,398100.0
Never married8,31721.7
Now married, except separated22,36258.2
Separated8262.2
Widowed3,4639.0
Female
2,8267.4
Divorced3,4308.9
Female
1,6274.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years702100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren25536.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over36,200100.0
Civilian veterans6,01116.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years10,220100.0
With a disability8408.2
Population 21 to 64 years25,291100.0
With a disability4,85519.2
Percent employed
50.9(X)
No disability20,43680.8
Percent employed
75.3(X)
Population 65 years and over7,944100.0
With a disability3,06638.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over45,043100.0
Same house in 199530,17367.0
Different house in the U.S. in 199514,61432.4
Same county
6,72314.9
Different county
7,89117.5
Same state
3,4747.7
Different state
4,4179.8
Elsewhere in 19952560.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population47,722100.0
Native46,27597.0
Born in United States
45,89896.2
State of residence
28,62960.0
Different state
17,26936.2
Born outside United States
3770.8
Foreign born1,4473.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2260.5
Naturalized citizen
1,0462.2
Not a citizen
4010.8
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,447100.0
Europe1,02470.8
Asia16611.5
Africa161.1
Oceania20.1
Latin America17011.7
Northern America694.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over45,043100.0
English only42,58594.5
Language other than English2,4585.5
Speak English less than 'very well
8131.8
Spanish
7581.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2590.6
Other Indo-European languages
1,5343.4
Speak English less than "very well"
4661.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1390.3
Speak English less than "very well"
880.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population47,722100.0

Total ancestries reported

55,602116.5
Arab440.1
Czech13000.6
Danish1670.3
Dutch1,2382.6
English6,66114.0
French (except Basque)11,0712.2
French Canadian12250.5
German13,47328.2
Greek2390.5
Hungarian3640.8
Irish19,67920.3
Italian5,40711.3
Lithuanian5581.2
Norwegian4120.9
Polish4,4799.4
Portuguese690.1
Russian1,0152.1
Scotch-Irish4901.0
Scottish6811.4
Slovak6141.3
Subsaharan African150.0
Swedish3740.8
Swiss880.2
Ukrainian3340.7
United States or American2,3875.0
Welsh1,2872.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)500.1
Other ancestries3,8818.1
(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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