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Social Statistics

Craighead county arkansas dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school22,728100.0
Nursery school, preschool1,4306.3
Kindergarten1,0334.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8)9,03239.7
High school (grades 9-12)4,28818.9
College or graduate school6,94530.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over50,725100.0
Less than 9th grade4,7649.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma6,75113.3
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,61532.8
Some college, no degree10,17820.1
Associate degree1,7933.5
Bachelor's degree6,75713.3
Graduate or professional degree3,8677.6
Percent high school graduate or higher77.3(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.9(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over65,555100.0
Never married16,06924.5
Now married, except separated36,93756.3
Separated1,1731.8
Widowed4,3746.7
Female
3,7185.7
Divorced7,00210.7
Female
4,0116.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,410100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren85260.4
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over62,240100.0
Civilian veterans7,50812.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years19,343100.0
With a disability1,8419.5
Population 21 to 64 years47,317100.0
With a disability10,77122.8
Percent employed
60.0(X)
No disability36,54677.2
Percent employed
78.8(X)
Population 65 years and over9,027100.0
With a disability4,55850.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over76,589100.0
Same house in 199536,14647.2
Different house in the U.S. in 199539,68551.8
Same county
22,69129.6
Different county
16,99422.2
Same state
10,35513.5
Different state
6,6398.7
Elsewhere in 19957581.0
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population82,148100.0
Native80,53198.0
Born in United States
80,26097.7
State of residence
57,46069.9
Different state
22,80027.8
Born outside United States
2710.3
Foreign born1,6172.0
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,0901.3
Naturalized citizen
3160.4
Not a citizen
1,3011.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)1,617100.0
Europe16810.4
Asia49630.7
Africa322.0
Oceania171.1
Latin America79949.4
Northern America1056.5
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over76,589100.0
English only73,64796.2
Language other than English2,9423.8
Speak English less than 'very well
1,4982.0
Spanish
1,7842.3
Speak English less than "very well"
1,0461.4
Other Indo-European languages
6180.8
Speak English less than "very well"
1530.2
Asian and Pacific Island languages
4330.6
Speak English less than "very well"
2840.4
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population82,148100.0

Total ancestries reported

64,43678.4
Arab1140.1
Czech11300.2
Danish550.1
Dutch1,4531.8
English5,7717.0
French (except Basque)11,4171.7
French Canadian11780.2
German6,9168.4
Greek790.1
Hungarian760.1
Irish18,23010.0
Italian1,1281.4
Lithuanian260.0
Norwegian1480.2
Polish5320.6
Portuguese170.0
Russian930.1
Scotch-Irish1,3531.6
Scottish9401.1
Slovak180.0
Subsaharan African2100.3
Swedish2060.3
Swiss550.1
Ukrainian360.0
United States or American18,17222.1
Welsh3460.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)260.0
Other ancestries16,71120.3
(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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