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Social Statistics

Columbia county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school7,482100.0
Nursery school, preschool5116.8
Kindergarten3584.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,01140.2
High school (grades 9-12)1,52020.3
College or graduate school2,08227.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over16,039100.0
Less than 9th grade1,5349.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,62716.4
High school graduate (includes equivalency)5,74235.8
Some college, no degree2,98318.6
Associate degree4592.9
Bachelor's degree1,90411.9
Graduate or professional degree7904.9
Percent high school graduate or higher74.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher16.8(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over20,379100.0
Never married5,19525.5
Now married, except separated10,52051.6
Separated6203.0
Widowed2,16410.6
Female
1,8198.9
Divorced1,8809.2
Female
1,0395.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years769100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren46260.1
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over19,174100.0
Civilian veterans2,17611.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years6,379100.0
With a disability5077.9
Population 21 to 64 years13,433100.0
With a disability3,12223.2
Percent employed
51.4(X)
No disability10,31176.8
Percent employed
72.3(X)
Population 65 years and over3,877100.0
With a disability1,92549.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over24,019100.0
Same house in 199514,04458.5
Different house in the U.S. in 19959,73740.5
Same county
6,17125.7
Different county
3,56614.8
Same state
1,7837.4
Different state
1,7837.4
Elsewhere in 19952381.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population25,603100.0
Native25,38299.1
Born in United States
25,31098.9
State of residence
18,53672.4
Different state
6,77426.5
Born outside United States
720.3
Foreign born2210.9
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1530.6
Naturalized citizen
680.3
Not a citizen
1530.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)221100.0
Europe6429.0
Asia2812.7
Africa177.7
Oceania52.3
Latin America9944.8
Northern America83.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over24,019100.0
English only23,33397.1
Language other than English6862.9
Speak English less than 'very well
2050.9
Spanish
4692.0
Speak English less than "very well"
1440.6
Other Indo-European languages
1460.6
Speak English less than "very well"
450.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
140.1
Speak English less than "very well"
70.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population25,603100.0

Total ancestries reported

20,19378.9
Arab270.1
Czech1210.1
Danish440.2
Dutch2611.0
English1,5976.2
French (except Basque)13471.4
French Canadian1720.3
German9833.8
Greek40.0
Hungarian80.0
Irish11,9327.5
Italian1400.5
Lithuanian20.0
Norwegian360.1
Polish470.2
Portuguese70.0
Russian00.0
Scotch-Irish4431.7
Scottish1770.7
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African1800.7
Swedish250.1
Swiss160.1
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American4,32816.9
Welsh430.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)20.0
Other ancestries9,45136.9
(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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