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Social Statistics

Wayne county tennessee dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,539100.0
Nursery school, preschool1604.5
Kindergarten2015.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,67647.4
High school (grades 9-12)94926.8
College or graduate school55315.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over11,733100.0
Less than 9th grade2,10417.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,43720.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,45738.0
Some college, no degree1,43912.3
Associate degree3533.0
Bachelor's degree5054.3
Graduate or professional degree4383.7
Percent high school graduate or higher61.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over13,912100.0
Never married2,08515.0
Now married, except separated9,16065.8
Separated2081.5
Widowed1,0687.7
Female
8175.9
Divorced1,39110.0
Female
6764.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years345100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren18653.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over13,239100.0
Civilian veterans1,44310.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,185100.0
With a disability2899.1
Population 21 to 64 years8,509100.0
With a disability2,42828.5
Percent employed
45.6(X)
No disability6,08171.5
Percent employed
71.8(X)
Population 65 years and over2,160100.0
With a disability1,17954.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over15,979100.0
Same house in 19959,41858.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,49540.6
Same county
2,90018.1
Different county
3,59522.5
Same state
2,52715.8
Different state
1,0686.7
Elsewhere in 1995660.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population16,842100.0
Native16,77799.6
Born in United States
16,75499.5
State of residence
11,13566.1
Different state
5,61933.4
Born outside United States
230.1
Foreign born650.4
Entered 1990 to March 2000
430.3
Naturalized citizen
190.1
Not a citizen
460.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)65100.0
Europe710.8
Asia2233.8
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3350.8
Northern America34.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over15,979100.0
English only15,72298.4
Language other than English2571.6
Speak English less than 'very well
790.5
Spanish
1941.2
Speak English less than "very well"
770.5
Other Indo-European languages
490.3
Speak English less than "very well"
20.0
Asian and Pacific Island languages
60.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population16,842100.0

Total ancestries reported

9,05353.8
Arab00.0
Czech1110.1
Danish40.0
Dutch1380.8
English8014.8
French (except Basque)11550.9
French Canadian1400.2
German7354.4
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,1696.9
Italian1320.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian340.2
Polish390.2
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish1891.1
Scottish1580.9
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African70.0
Swedish130.1
Swiss10.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4,20825.0
Welsh310.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,1887.1
(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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