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Cook county georgia dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school4,164100.0
Nursery school, preschool3688.8
Kindergarten2967.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8)2,06549.6
High school (grades 9-12)90521.7
College or graduate school53012.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over9,876100.0
Less than 9th grade1,27012.9
9th to 12th grade, no diploma2,23122.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)3,55436.0
Some college, no degree1,53615.6
Associate degree4834.9
Bachelor's degree5405.5
Graduate or professional degree2622.7
Percent high school graduate or higher64.6(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher8.1(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over11,942100.0
Never married2,56621.5
Now married, except separated6,73756.4
Separated4403.7
Widowed1,0739.0
Female
8987.5
Divorced1,1269.4
Female
6315.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years494100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren30962.6
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over11,213100.0
Civilian veterans1,45212.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years3,878100.0
With a disability3288.5
Population 21 to 64 years8,489100.0
With a disability1,87322.1
Percent employed
46.7(X)
No disability6,61677.9
Percent employed
75.4(X)
Population 65 years and over1,977100.0
With a disability1,15558.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over14,522100.0
Same house in 19958,04655.4
Different house in the U.S. in 19956,29143.3
Same county
3,61424.9
Different county
2,67718.4
Same state
1,58310.9
Different state
1,0947.5
Elsewhere in 19951851.3
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population15,771100.0
Native15,40697.7
Born in United States
15,29097.0
State of residence
12,22777.5
Different state
3,06319.4
Born outside United States
1160.7
Foreign born3652.3
Entered 1990 to March 2000
2251.4
Naturalized citizen
1250.8
Not a citizen
2401.5
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)365100.0
Europe359.6
Asia5013.7
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America26672.9
Northern America143.8
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over14,522100.0
English only13,87195.5
Language other than English6514.5
Speak English less than 'very well
3472.4
Spanish
4843.3
Speak English less than "very well"
2531.7
Other Indo-European languages
740.5
Speak English less than "very well"
360.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
530.4
Speak English less than "very well"
310.2
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population15,771100.0

Total ancestries reported

10,94869.4
Arab160.1
Czech1110.1
Danish00.0
Dutch930.6
English9866.3
French (except Basque)1780.5
French Canadian1240.2
German7224.6
Greek00.0
Hungarian130.1
Irish11,0686.8
Italian1360.9
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian250.2
Polish550.3
Portuguese10.0
Russian90.1
Scotch-Irish1661.1
Scottish570.4
Slovak00.0
Subsaharan African2661.7
Swedish130.1
Swiss00.0
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2,77617.6
Welsh260.2
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)720.5
Other ancestries4,33527.5
(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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