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Butler county iowa dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school3,667100.0
Nursery school, preschool2587.0
Kindergarten2306.3
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,76048.0
High school (grades 9-12)99927.2
College or graduate school42011.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over10,563100.0
Less than 9th grade9679.2
9th to 12th grade, no diploma9188.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)4,37641.4
Some college, no degree2,23821.2
Associate degree7567.2
Bachelor's degree9589.1
Graduate or professional degree3503.3
Percent high school graduate or higher82.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher12.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over12,299100.0
Never married2,19617.9
Now married, except separated7,96264.7
Separated950.8
Widowed1,24110.1
Female
9537.7
Divorced8056.5
Female
3893.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years100100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3838.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,539100.0
Civilian veterans1,55213.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,352100.0
With a disability1845.5
Population 21 to 64 years7,960100.0
With a disability1,06913.4
Percent employed
60.6(X)
No disability6,89186.6
Percent employed
85.0(X)
Population 65 years and over2,839100.0
With a disability1,12939.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,444100.0
Same house in 19959,96169.0
Different house in the U.S. in 19954,45630.9
Same county
2,29515.9
Different county
2,16115.0
Same state
1,70211.8
Different state
4593.2
Elsewhere in 1995270.2
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,305100.0
Native15,17499.1
Born in United States
15,12898.8
State of residence
13,64289.1
Different state
1,4869.7
Born outside United States
460.3
Foreign born1310.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
140.1
Naturalized citizen
730.5
Not a citizen
580.4
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)131100.0
Europe7557.3
Asia1410.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America3123.7
Northern America118.4
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,444100.0
English only13,89496.2
Language other than English5503.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1381.0
Spanish
2451.7
Speak English less than "very well"
790.5
Other Indo-European languages
2902.0
Speak English less than "very well"
550.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
150.1
Speak English less than "very well"
40.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,305100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,920104.0
Arab00.0
Czech11190.8
Danish4202.7
Dutch8535.6
English1,1337.4
French (except Basque)12901.9
French Canadian1320.2
German8,80157.5
Greek30.0
Hungarian160.1
Irish11,2518.2
Italian920.6
Lithuanian40.0
Norwegian6404.2
Polish980.6
Portuguese30.0
Russian220.1
Scotch-Irish1561.0
Scottish1761.1
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African50.0
Swedish1461.0
Swiss510.3
Ukrainian50.0
United States or American9416.1
Welsh500.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries6114.0
(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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