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Clay county south dakota dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school6,399100.0
Nursery school, preschool1492.3
Kindergarten1372.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,15918.1
High school (grades 9-12)5578.7
College or graduate school4,39768.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,719100.0
Less than 9th grade3905.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3144.7
High school graduate (includes equivalency)1,55223.1
Some college, no degree1,52622.7
Associate degree3405.1
Bachelor's degree1,42721.2
Graduate or professional degree1,17017.4
Percent high school graduate or higher89.5(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher38.7(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,370100.0
Never married4,80742.3
Now married, except separated5,43147.8
Separated620.5
Widowed5114.5
Female
4473.9
Divorced5594.9
Female
3533.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years34100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1132.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over10,930100.0
Civilian veterans1,0559.7
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,904100.0
With a disability2406.1
Population 21 to 64 years7,458100.0
With a disability84011.3
Percent employed
69.6(X)
No disability6,61888.7
Percent employed
76.0(X)
Population 65 years and over1,199100.0
With a disability43536.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over12,806100.0
Same house in 19955,04939.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19957,44358.1
Same county
1,94715.2
Different county
5,49642.9
Same state
3,30525.8
Different state
2,19117.1
Elsewhere in 19953142.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population13,537100.0
Native13,18997.4
Born in United States
13,06796.5
State of residence
8,27461.1
Different state
4,79335.4
Born outside United States
1220.9
Foreign born3482.6
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2351.7
Naturalized citizen
880.7
Not a citizen
2601.9
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)348100.0
Europe6318.1
Asia18051.7
Africa216.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America7120.4
Northern America133.7
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over12,806100.0
English only12,15494.9
Language other than English6525.1
Speak English less than 'very well
2421.9
Spanish
1631.3
Speak English less than "very well"
490.4
Other Indo-European languages
2391.9
Speak English less than "very well"
590.5
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1661.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1030.8
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population13,537100.0

Total ancestries reported

15,435114.0
Arab300.2
Czech13722.7
Danish5714.2
Dutch7105.2
English9366.9
French (except Basque)14883.6
French Canadian11040.8
German4,63134.2
Greek60.0
Hungarian00.0
Irish11,79613.3
Italian1441.1
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian2,25416.7
Polish1721.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian1020.8
Scotch-Irish2011.5
Scottish1631.2
Slovak70.1
Subsaharan African110.1
Swedish6574.9
Swiss420.3
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4103.0
Welsh670.5
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)350.3
Other ancestries1,52611.3
(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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