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Camden county new jersey dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school141,671100.0
Nursery school, preschool10,9937.8
Kindergarten7,6325.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8)64,83845.8
High school (grades 9-12)32,50922.9
College or graduate school25,69918.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over331,765100.0
Less than 9th grade19,5015.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma45,95613.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)106,57232.1
Some college, no degree61,68318.6
Associate degree18,3515.5
Bachelor's degree51,78215.6
Graduate or professional degree27,9208.4
Percent high school graduate or higher80.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher24.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over395,651100.0
Never married119,41330.2
Now married, except separated202,63651.2
Separated11,1822.8
Widowed29,5057.5
Female
23,8556.0
Divorced32,9158.3
Female
20,0115.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years12,606100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren5,04140.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over372,832100.0
Civilian veterans45,11312.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years119,311100.0
With a disability9,6538.1
Population 21 to 64 years286,481100.0
With a disability53,94318.8
Percent employed
56.3(X)
No disability232,53881.2
Percent employed
78.3(X)
Population 65 years and over61,147100.0
With a disability24,54740.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over474,661100.0
Same house in 1995299,17263.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995167,12935.2
Same county
105,27122.2
Different county
61,85813.0
Same state
29,8346.3
Different state
32,0246.7
Elsewhere in 19958,3601.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population508,932100.0
Native473,58293.1
Born in United States
456,51789.7
State of residence
264,32351.9
Different state
192,19437.8
Born outside United States
17,0653.4
Foreign born35,3506.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
13,9572.7
Naturalized citizen
18,6943.7
Not a citizen
16,6563.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)35,350100.0
Europe8,35923.6
Asia15,48743.8
Africa1,4824.2
Oceania800.2
Latin America9,23926.1
Northern America7032.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over474,661100.0
English only400,71184.4
Language other than English73,95015.6
Speak English less than 'very well
30,0966.3
Spanish
40,4758.5
Speak English less than "very well"
17,1993.6
Other Indo-European languages
18,9204.0
Speak English less than "very well"
5,9101.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
12,1892.6
Speak English less than "very well"
6,3501.3
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population508,932100.0

Total ancestries reported

588,755115.7
Arab1,3330.3
Czech11,5470.3
Danish8290.2
Dutch4,2410.8
English41,4668.1
French (except Basque)18,5541.7
French Canadian11,5750.3
German80,08615.7
Greek2,9190.6
Hungarian2,9360.6
Irish1104,63520.6
Italian92,76118.2
Lithuanian2,6570.5
Norwegian2,3440.5
Polish30,6156.0
Portuguese5510.1
Russian10,4462.1
Scotch-Irish5,4971.1
Scottish5,9401.2
Slovak1,2810.3
Subsaharan African3,7500.7
Swedish3,0570.6
Swiss9450.2
Ukrainian3,3290.7
United States or American14,2282.8
Welsh3,7180.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2,1270.4
Other ancestries155,38830.5
(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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