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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Calhoun County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent Subject Number Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT       NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH    
     Population 3 years and over            Total poplulation 112,249 100.0
      enrolled in school 27,855 100.0   Native 110,342 98.3
Nursery school, preschool 1,459 5.2       Born in United States 109,117 97.2
Kindergarten 1,469 5.3           State of residence 83,466 74.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 12,258 44.0           Different state 25,651 22.9
High school (grades 9-12) 5,540 19.9       Born outside United States 1,225 1.1
College or graduate school 7,129 25.6   Foreign born 1,907 1.7
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 772 0.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 946 0.8
  Population 25 years and over 74,015 100.0       Not a citizen 961 0.9
Less than 9th grade 6,158 8.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 13,160 17.8   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 23,856 32.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,907 100.0
Some college, no degree 15,811 21.4   Europe 472 24.8
Associate degree 3,765 5.1   Asia 531 27.8
Bachelor's degree 6,612 8.9   Africa 51 2.7
Graduate or professional degree 4,653 6.3   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 766 40.2
Percent high school graduate or higher 73.9 (X)   Northern America 87 4.6
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 15.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 105,320 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 90,435 100.0   English only 101,661 96.5
Never married 19,657 21.7   Language other than English 3,659 3.5
Now married, except separated 50,915 56.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,242 1.2
Separated 1,883 2.1   Spanish 1,814 1.7
Widowed 7,626 8.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 673 0.6
 Female 6,497 7.2   Other Indo-European languages 1,187 1.1
Divorced 10,354 11.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 298 0.3
 Female 5,636 6.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 530 0.5
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 226 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 112,249 100.0
           under 18 years 2,839 100.0     Total ancestries reported 89,624 79.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1,723 60.7   Arab 73 0.1
        Czech¹ 143 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 82 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 85,625 100.0   Dutch 1,445 1.3
Civilian veterans 13,980 16.3   English 8,401 7.5
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,365 1.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 170 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 6,057 5.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 24,520 100.0   Greek 123 0.1
With a disability 2,358 9.6   Hungarian 73 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 64,330 100.0   Irish¹ 9,962 8.9
With a disability 15,629 24.3   Italian 1,336 1.2
 Percent employed 43.5 (X)   Lithuanian 12 0.0
No disability 48,701 75.7   Norwegian 379 0.3
 Percent employed 73.9 (X)   Polish 487 0.4
     Population 65 years and over 15,433 100.0   Portuguese 54 0.0
With a disability 7,874 51.0   Russian 97 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 1,780 1.6
        Scottish 1,388 1.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 105,320 100.0   Subsaharan African 515 0.5
Same house in 1995 60,138 57.1   Swedish 269 0.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 44,081 41.9   Swiss 146 0.1
 Same county 28,643 27.2   Ukrainian 40 0.0
 Different county 15,438 14.7   United States or American 24,778 22.1
  Same state 7,260 6.9   Welsh 377 0.3
  Different state 8,178 7.8   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 100 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 1,101 1.0   Other ancestries 29,972 26.7
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (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. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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