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Cherokee county oklahoma dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school13,564100.0
Nursery school, preschool7415.5
Kindergarten6634.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8)5,14237.9
High school (grades 9-12)2,57018.9
College or graduate school4,44832.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over25,237100.0
Less than 9th grade2,0948.3
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,78915.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)7,63030.2
Some college, no degree5,20120.6
Associate degree9563.8
Bachelor's degree3,34513.3
Graduate or professional degree2,2228.8
Percent high school graduate or higher76.7(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher22.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over33,506100.0
Never married8,22224.5
Now married, except separated18,60655.5
Separated4601.4
Widowed2,3777.1
Female
1,9275.8
Divorced3,84111.5
Female
1,9815.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years950100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren59862.9
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over31,380100.0
Civilian veterans4,50214.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years11,134100.0
With a disability1,0209.2
Population 21 to 64 years23,240100.0
With a disability5,35123.0
Percent employed
46.0(X)
No disability17,88977.0
Percent employed
73.1(X)
Population 65 years and over4,931100.0
With a disability2,52751.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over39,641100.0
Same house in 199520,37851.4
Different house in the U.S. in 199518,73747.3
Same county
8,80822.2
Different county
9,92925.0
Same state
6,71816.9
Different state
3,2118.1
Elsewhere in 19955261.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population42,521100.0
Native41,40897.4
Born in United States
41,12696.7
State of residence
29,81970.1
Different state
11,30726.6
Born outside United States
2820.7
Foreign born1,1132.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
7901.9
Naturalized citizen
2390.6
Not a citizen
8742.1
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,113100.0
Europe504.5
Asia12211.0
Africa343.1
Oceania00.0
Latin America87778.8
Northern America302.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over39,641100.0
English only36,49492.1
Language other than English3,1477.9
Speak English less than 'very well
1,2563.2
Spanish
1,5173.8
Speak English less than "very well"
8012.0
Other Indo-European languages
3180.8
Speak English less than "very well"
910.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
720.2
Speak English less than "very well"
300.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population42,521100.0

Total ancestries reported

36,32685.4
Arab240.1
Czech1500.1
Danish580.1
Dutch7221.7
English3,0557.2
French (except Basque)18021.9
French Canadian11740.4
German4,2119.9
Greek130.0
Hungarian480.1
Irish13,6318.5
Italian4151.0
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian2720.6
Polish1570.4
Portuguese200.0
Russian550.1
Scotch-Irish4671.1
Scottish6051.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African260.1
Swedish3540.8
Swiss320.1
Ukrainian160.0
United States or American3,4308.1
Welsh1100.3
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2660.6
Other ancestries17,31340.7
(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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