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Social Statistics

Carbon county pennsylvania dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school12,781100.0
Nursery school, preschool7085.5
Kindergarten7215.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8)6,11547.8
High school (grades 9-12)3,46727.1
College or graduate school1,77013.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over41,690100.0
Less than 9th grade2,5636.1
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,18714.8
High school graduate (includes equivalency)19,96047.9
Some college, no degree5,80113.9
Associate degree2,6106.3
Bachelor's degree3,0167.2
Graduate or professional degree1,5533.7
Percent high school graduate or higher79.0(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher11.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over48,281100.0
Never married11,22323.2
Now married, except separated27,49656.9
Separated7961.6
Widowed4,7659.9
Female
3,8788.0
Divorced4,0018.3
Female
2,0724.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years981100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren48449.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over45,769100.0
Civilian veterans7,91717.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years11,854100.0
With a disability1,0438.8
Population 21 to 64 years32,855100.0
With a disability6,84020.8
Percent employed
55.5(X)
No disability26,01579.2
Percent employed
78.0(X)
Population 65 years and over10,391100.0
With a disability4,58644.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over55,750100.0
Same house in 199538,55669.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199516,98330.5
Same county
9,75217.5
Different county
7,23113.0
Same state
5,3189.5
Different state
1,9133.4
Elsewhere in 19952110.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population58,802100.0
Native57,74098.2
Born in United States
57,48497.8
State of residence
49,42284.0
Different state
8,06213.7
Born outside United States
2560.4
Foreign born1,0621.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1960.3
Naturalized citizen
7551.3
Not a citizen
3070.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,062100.0
Europe69565.4
Asia16915.9
Africa171.6
Oceania50.5
Latin America14914.0
Northern America272.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over55,750100.0
English only52,56494.3
Language other than English3,1865.7
Speak English less than 'very well
9271.7
Spanish
7781.4
Speak English less than "very well"
2760.5
Other Indo-European languages
2,1553.9
Speak English less than "very well"
5991.1
Asian and Pacific Island languages
990.2
Speak English less than "very well"
130.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population58,802100.0

Total ancestries reported

65,444111.3
Arab440.1
Czech19461.6
Danish780.1
Dutch3,3325.7
English2,9515.0
French (except Basque)18711.5
French Canadian1940.2
German17,48829.7
Greek4580.8
Hungarian8211.4
Irish17,68213.1
Italian5,8499.9
Lithuanian4900.8
Norwegian1610.3
Polish4,1497.1
Portuguese1440.2
Russian8061.4
Scotch-Irish4250.7
Scottish4470.8
Slovak4,4467.6
Subsaharan African1160.2
Swedish1640.3
Swiss1640.3
Ukrainian9251.6
United States or American3,8296.5
Welsh1,4402.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)90.0
Other ancestries7,11512.1
(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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