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Social Statistics

Chatham county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school64,990100.0
Nursery school, preschool5,0027.7
Kindergarten3,5705.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)27,60242.5
High school (grades 9-12)13,20320.3
College or graduate school15,61324.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over147,849100.0
Less than 9th grade8,3275.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma20,95214.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)39,76626.9
Some college, no degree34,40623.3
Associate degree7,4145.0
Bachelor's degree24,58616.6
Graduate or professional degree12,3988.4
Percent high school graduate or higher80.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher25.0(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over183,143100.0
Never married54,28429.6
Now married, except separated89,76949.0
Separated4,7412.6
Widowed13,6067.4
Female
11,2516.1
Divorced20,74311.3
Female
12,1786.6
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years6,238100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren3,13950.3
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over169,654100.0
Civilian veterans27,16716.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years52,636100.0
With a disability4,8629.2
Population 21 to 64 years126,885100.0
With a disability27,88922.0
Percent employed
59.5(X)
No disability98,99678.0
Percent employed
75.4(X)
Population 65 years and over29,282100.0
With a disability13,27245.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over216,600100.0
Same house in 1995109,33250.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995101,61846.9
Same county
58,76327.1
Different county
42,85519.8
Same state
13,0116.0
Different state
29,84413.8
Elsewhere in 19955,6502.6
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population232,048100.0
Native222,83996.0
Born in United States
219,87094.8
State of residence
144,47162.3
Different state
75,39932.5
Born outside United States
2,9691.3
Foreign born9,2094.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
4,6582.0
Naturalized citizen
3,8511.7
Not a citizen
5,3582.3
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)9,209100.0
Europe2,00421.8
Asia3,23235.1
Africa6096.6
Oceania891.0
Latin America2,78930.3
Northern America4865.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over216,600100.0
English only202,14893.3
Language other than English14,4526.7
Speak English less than 'very well
5,6732.6
Spanish
6,5333.0
Speak English less than "very well"
2,6111.2
Other Indo-European languages
4,2071.9
Speak English less than "very well"
1,1580.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,9231.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,7670.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population232,048100.0

Total ancestries reported

208,60689.9
Arab5730.2
Czech14920.2
Danish3270.1
Dutch2,1110.9
English19,0518.2
French (except Basque)14,3411.9
French Canadian19340.4
German18,5048.0
Greek8430.4
Hungarian5050.2
Irish119,1048.2
Italian4,8452.1
Lithuanian2320.1
Norwegian1,0330.4
Polish2,4351.0
Portuguese1920.1
Russian9710.4
Scotch-Irish4,4411.9
Scottish5,4472.3
Slovak1950.1
Subsaharan African3,1271.3
Swedish1,0300.4
Swiss3720.2
Ukrainian1720.1
United States or American19,2418.3
Welsh7900.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)9160.4
Other ancestries96,38241.5
(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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