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Social Statistics for Coahoma County, Mississippi

Coahoma county mississippi dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school9,446100.0
Nursery school, preschool94310.0
Kindergarten6186.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)4,63949.1
High school (grades 9-12)2,14722.7
College or graduate school1,09911.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over17,403100.0
Less than 9th grade2,74915.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma3,83022.0
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,74021.5
Some college, no degree3,21618.5
Associate degree1,0546.1
Bachelor's degree1,96911.3
Graduate or professional degree8454.9
Percent high school graduate or higher62.2(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.2(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over22,271100.0
Never married8,05636.2
Now married, except separated8,86739.8
Separated1,0784.8
Widowed2,53311.4
Female
2,0269.1
Divorced1,7377.8
Female
1,0414.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,449100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren83557.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over20,500100.0
Civilian veterans1,7948.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years8,844100.0
With a disability97511.0
Population 21 to 64 years14,994100.0
With a disability4,37329.2
Percent employed
42.7(X)
No disability10,62170.8
Percent employed
66.0(X)
Population 65 years and over3,544100.0
With a disability1,87052.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over27,875100.0
Same house in 199516,94760.8
Different house in the U.S. in 199510,71638.4
Same county
7,87028.2
Different county
2,84610.2
Same state
1,3784.9
Different state
1,4685.3
Elsewhere in 19952120.8
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population30,622100.0
Native30,34999.1
Born in United States
30,29898.9
State of residence
26,30785.9
Different state
3,99113.0
Born outside United States
510.2
Foreign born2730.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1470.5
Naturalized citizen
1040.3
Not a citizen
1690.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)273100.0
Europe4215.4
Asia9133.3
Africa20.7
Oceania00.0
Latin America11441.8
Northern America248.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over27,875100.0
English only27,12097.3
Language other than English7552.7
Speak English less than 'very well
2640.9
Spanish
3901.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1630.6
Other Indo-European languages
2210.8
Speak English less than "very well"
700.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
1270.5
Speak English less than "very well"
270.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population30,622100.0

Total ancestries reported

24,90381.3
Arab1120.4
Czech100.0
Danish00.0
Dutch1150.4
English9853.2
French (except Basque)11030.3
French Canadian1270.1
German4011.3
Greek440.1
Hungarian80.0
Irish19993.3
Italian4631.5
Lithuanian90.0
Norwegian490.2
Polish580.2
Portuguese20.0
Russian40.0
Scotch-Irish4571.5
Scottish930.3
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African4101.3
Swedish810.3
Swiss20.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American1,9556.4
Welsh460.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)40.0
Other ancestries18,47660.3
(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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