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Yuma county colorado dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,574100.0
Nursery school, preschool1907.4
Kindergarten1706.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,28349.8
High school (grades 9-12)70627.4
College or graduate school2258.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,340100.0
Less than 9th grade63910.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma65910.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,14633.8
Some college, no degree1,46723.1
Associate degree4447.0
Bachelor's degree72911.5
Graduate or professional degree2564.0
Percent high school graduate or higher79.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher15.5(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,627100.0
Never married1,47519.3
Now married, except separated4,83263.4
Separated1021.3
Widowed6478.5
Female
5427.1
Divorced5717.5
Female
3254.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years98100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren4545.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,051100.0
Civilian veterans88912.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,453100.0
With a disability1466.0
Population 21 to 64 years5,148100.0
With a disability94918.4
Percent employed
59.1(X)
No disability4,19981.6
Percent employed
83.4(X)
Population 65 years and over1,460100.0
With a disability58540.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,192100.0
Same house in 19955,26457.3
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,59439.1
Same county
1,77019.3
Different county
1,82419.8
Same state
1,15212.5
Different state
6727.3
Elsewhere in 19953343.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,841100.0
Native9,06392.1
Born in United States
9,02391.7
State of residence
6,24363.4
Different state
2,78028.2
Born outside United States
400.4
Foreign born7787.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
5105.2
Naturalized citizen
1331.4
Not a citizen
6456.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)778100.0
Europe465.9
Asia00.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America72993.7
Northern America30.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,192100.0
English only8,13888.5
Language other than English1,05411.5
Speak English less than 'very well
5846.4
Spanish
96210.5
Speak English less than "very well"
5586.1
Other Indo-European languages
881.0
Speak English less than "very well"
260.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,841100.0

Total ancestries reported

9,972101.3
Arab110.1
Czech1900.9
Danish1661.7
Dutch2502.5
English1,10711.2
French (except Basque)11471.5
French Canadian1400.4
German3,26133.1
Greek240.2
Hungarian60.1
Irish11,12111.4
Italian1731.8
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1471.5
Polish1091.1
Portuguese80.1
Russian620.6
Scotch-Irish1451.5
Scottish1481.5
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African00.0
Swedish3263.3
Swiss490.5
Ukrainian200.2
United States or American7747.9
Welsh370.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)00.0
Other ancestries1,75117.8
(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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