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Social Statistics

Brooks county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,275100.0
Nursery school, preschool2485.8
Kindergarten2265.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,17951.0
High school (grades 9-12)1,10425.8
College or graduate school51812.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,455100.0
Less than 9th grade1,25412.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,14920.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,87537.1
Some college, no degree1,57715.1
Associate degree4184.0
Bachelor's degree7287.0
Graduate or professional degree4544.3
Percent high school graduate or higher67.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,783100.0
Never married3,41326.7
Now married, except separated6,35449.7
Separated3412.7
Widowed1,38710.9
Female
1,1438.9
Divorced1,28810.1
Female
7085.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years551100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren28952.5
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,922100.0
Civilian veterans1,50812.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years4,192100.0
With a disability2345.6
Population 21 to 64 years8,621100.0
With a disability2,40727.9
Percent employed
55.6(X)
No disability6,21472.1
Percent employed
75.1(X)
Population 65 years and over2,258100.0
With a disability1,15451.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over15,400100.0
Same house in 19959,29860.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19955,97538.8
Same county
2,69117.5
Different county
3,28421.3
Same state
2,02213.1
Different state
1,2628.2
Elsewhere in 19951270.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population16,450100.0
Native16,17098.3
Born in United States
16,09897.9
State of residence
12,65276.9
Different state
3,44620.9
Born outside United States
720.4
Foreign born2801.7
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1500.9
Naturalized citizen
930.6
Not a citizen
1871.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)280100.0
Europe6523.2
Asia3512.5
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America18064.3
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over15,400100.0
English only14,87296.6
Language other than English5283.4
Speak English less than 'very well
2521.6
Spanish
4182.7
Speak English less than "very well"
2161.4
Other Indo-European languages
550.4
Speak English less than "very well"
140.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
550.4
Speak English less than "very well"
220.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population16,450100.0

Total ancestries reported

12,64976.9
Arab240.1
Czech170.0
Danish00.0
Dutch1280.8
English1,0516.4
French (except Basque)11601.0
French Canadian1270.2
German6504.0
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish17294.4
Italian760.5
Lithuanian60.0
Norwegian100.1
Polish460.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish2361.4
Scottish1581.0
Slovak90.1
Subsaharan African2811.7
Swedish50.0
Swiss320.2
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,92017.8
Welsh640.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)50.0
Other ancestries6,02536.6
(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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