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Social Statistics

Woodson county kansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school862100.0
Nursery school, preschool627.2
Kindergarten101.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8)41948.6
High school (grades 9-12)25129.1
College or graduate school12013.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over2,667100.0
Less than 9th grade1636.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma28010.5
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,07240.2
Some college, no degree68225.6
Associate degree1666.2
Bachelor's degree2288.5
Graduate or professional degree762.8
Percent high school graduate or higher83.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over3,141100.0
Never married56718.1
Now married, except separated1,83858.5
Separated451.4
Widowed2909.2
Female
2487.9
Divorced40112.8
Female
1805.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years43100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3786.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over2,962100.0
Civilian veterans51217.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years776100.0
With a disability577.3
Population 21 to 64 years1,809100.0
With a disability46025.4
Percent employed
56.7(X)
No disability1,34974.6
Percent employed
78.9(X)
Population 65 years and over896100.0
With a disability33036.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over3,596100.0
Same house in 19952,28163.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19951,31236.5
Same county
54715.2
Different county
76521.3
Same state
63217.6
Different state
1333.7
Elsewhere in 199530.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population3,788100.0
Native3,75899.2
Born in United States
3,73798.7
State of residence
3,01179.5
Different state
72619.2
Born outside United States
210.6
Foreign born300.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
00.0
Naturalized citizen
300.8
Not a citizen
00.0
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)30100.0
Europe723.3
Asia2066.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America310.0
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over3,596100.0
English only3,51897.8
Language other than English782.2
Speak English less than 'very well
210.6
Spanish
491.4
Speak English less than "very well"
110.3
Other Indo-European languages
220.6
Speak English less than "very well"
30.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
70.2
Speak English less than "very well"
70.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population3,788100.0

Total ancestries reported

3,20684.6
Arab00.0
Czech1340.9
Danish40.1
Dutch641.7
English3078.1
French (except Basque)11263.3
French Canadian1100.3
German82121.7
Greek00.0
Hungarian20.1
Irish13509.2
Italian270.7
Lithuanian10.0
Norwegian290.8
Polish230.6
Portuguese00.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish481.3
Scottish681.8
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish1283.4
Swiss20.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American68818.2
Welsh230.6
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries45111.9
(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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