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Social Statistics for Chautauqua County, New York

Chautauqua county new york dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school37,459100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,1005.6
Kindergarten1,7684.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8)16,19943.2
High school (grades 9-12)8,64023.1
College or graduate school8,75223.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over91,261100.0
Less than 9th grade5,1555.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma12,01113.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)33,30236.5
Some college, no degree16,70418.3
Associate degree8,6289.5
Bachelor's degree8,8889.7
Graduate or professional degree6,5737.2
Percent high school graduate or higher81.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over112,127100.0
Never married29,73726.5
Now married, except separated60,21553.7
Separated2,5772.3
Widowed9,0238.0
Female
7,4096.6
Divorced10,5759.4
Female
5,8305.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,737100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren84048.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over105,511100.0
Civilian veterans15,55814.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years32,801100.0
With a disability3,48810.6
Population 21 to 64 years74,650100.0
With a disability14,31019.2
Percent employed
51.3(X)
No disability60,34080.8
Percent employed
80.0(X)
Population 65 years and over20,957100.0
With a disability8,23639.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over131,677100.0
Same house in 199580,13960.9
Different house in the U.S. in 199550,67938.5
Same county
35,16026.7
Different county
15,51911.8
Same state
9,0666.9
Different state
6,4534.9
Elsewhere in 19958590.7
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population139,750100.0
Native137,10798.1
Born in United States
134,44196.2
State of residence
106,53276.2
Different state
27,90920.0
Born outside United States
2,6661.9
Foreign born2,6431.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
6220.4
Naturalized citizen
1,6651.2
Not a citizen
9780.7
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)2,643100.0
Europe1,31849.9
Asia40915.5
Africa190.7
Oceania411.6
Latin America55721.1
Northern America29911.3
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over131,677100.0
English only122,17992.8
Language other than English9,4987.2
Speak English less than 'very well
3,5762.7
Spanish
5,0153.8
Speak English less than "very well"
2,1951.7
Other Indo-European languages
4,1143.1
Speak English less than "very well"
1,2270.9
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2080.2
Speak English less than "very well"
910.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population139,750100.0

Total ancestries reported

165,997118.8
Arab2520.2
Czech15570.4
Danish7530.5
Dutch4,6953.4
English20,88514.9
French (except Basque)14,3843.1
French Canadian18940.6
German31,18022.3
Greek3370.2
Hungarian6600.5
Irish119,21213.7
Italian20,04114.3
Lithuanian1150.1
Norwegian1,0730.8
Polish14,35410.3
Portuguese1560.1
Russian4890.3
Scotch-Irish2,3251.7
Scottish2,4901.8
Slovak2400.2
Subsaharan African810.1
Swedish17,61112.6
Swiss5010.4
Ukrainian5040.4
United States or American6,4584.6
Welsh1,0780.8
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)1160.1
Other ancestries14,55610.4
(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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