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Social Statistics for Claiborne County, Mississippi

Claiborne county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,792100.0
Nursery school, preschool3246.8
Kindergarten2174.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,43529.9
High school (grades 9-12)69814.6
College or graduate school2,11844.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over5,954100.0
Less than 9th grade74612.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma94715.9
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,50625.3
Some college, no degree1,25221.0
Associate degree3776.3
Bachelor's degree63410.6
Graduate or professional degree4928.3
Percent high school graduate or higher71.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher18.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over9,282100.0
Never married4,41947.6
Now married, except separated3,40936.7
Separated2372.6
Widowed7838.4
Female
6416.9
Divorced4344.7
Female
2662.9
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years556100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren34962.8
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over8,705100.0
Civilian veterans5946.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,641100.0
With a disability3008.2
Population 21 to 64 years6,125100.0
With a disability1,38422.6
Percent employed
34.2(X)
No disability4,74177.4
Percent employed
60.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,179100.0
With a disability64454.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over11,047100.0
Same house in 19957,64269.2
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,25529.5
Same county
1,49413.5
Different county
1,76115.9
Same state
1,28111.6
Different state
4804.3
Elsewhere in 19951501.4
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population11,831100.0
Native11,76499.4
Born in United States
11,74099.2
State of residence
10,47588.5
Different state
1,26510.7
Born outside United States
240.2
Foreign born670.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
260.2
Naturalized citizen
410.3
Not a citizen
260.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)67100.0
Europe710.4
Asia1217.9
Africa3856.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America1014.9
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over11,047100.0
English only10,69196.8
Language other than English3563.2
Speak English less than 'very well
1151.0
Spanish
1821.6
Speak English less than "very well"
670.6
Other Indo-European languages
1171.1
Speak English less than "very well"
430.4
Asian and Pacific Island languages
00.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population11,831100.0

Total ancestries reported

9,17377.5
Arab180.2
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch140.1
English1791.5
French (except Basque)1560.5
French Canadian1150.1
German730.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish1960.8
Italian260.2
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian00.0
Polish00.0
Portuguese100.1
Russian10.0
Scotch-Irish1231.0
Scottish460.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1040.9
Swedish00.0
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2071.7
Welsh140.1
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)80.1
Other ancestries8,18369.2
(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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