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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Yolo 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 168,660 100.0
      enrolled in school 64,875 100.0   Native 134,489 79.7
Nursery school, preschool 2,771 4.3       Born in United States 132,842 78.8
Kindergarten 2,595 4.0           State of residence 96,454 57.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 19,824 30.6           Different state 36,388 21.6
High school (grades 9-12) 9,581 14.8       Born outside United States 1,647 1.0
College or graduate school 30,104 46.4   Foreign born 34,171 20.3
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 16,485 9.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 11,911 7.1
  Population 25 years and over 95,423 100.0       Not a citizen 22,260 13.2
Less than 9th grade 9,587 10.0        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 9,712 10.2   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 18,901 19.8     Total (excluding born at sea) 34,171 100.0
Some college, no degree 18,916 19.8   Europe 4,663 13.6
Associate degree 5,731 6.0   Asia 10,117 29.6
Bachelor's degree 17,332 18.2   Africa 440 1.3
Graduate or professional degree 15,244 16.0   Oceania 1,097 3.2
        Latin America 17,416 51.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 79.8 (X)   Northern America 438 1.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 34.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 157,792 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 132,961 100.0   English only 107,131 67.9
Never married 48,290 36.3   Language other than English 50,661 32.1
Now married, except separated 64,204 48.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 23,679 15.0
Separated 2,444 1.8   Spanish 30,577 19.4
Widowed 6,488 4.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 15,443 9.8
 Female 5,234 3.9   Other Indo-European languages 9,191 5.8
Divorced 11,535 8.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 4,081 2.6
 Female 6,953 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 9,808 6.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 3,888 2.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 168,660 100.0
           under 18 years 3,511 100.0     Total ancestries reported 185,439 109.9
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1,287 36.7   Arab 727 0.4
        Czech¹ 824 0.5
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 1,337 0.8
          Civilian population 18 years and over 126,064 100.0   Dutch 2,294 1.4
Civilian veterans 11,484 9.1   English 15,067 8.9
        French (except Basque)¹ 4,064 2.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 754 0.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 22,091 13.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 46,327 100.0   Greek 580 0.3
With a disability 3,433 7.4   Hungarian 539 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 95,187 100.0   Irish¹ 15,840 9.4
With a disability 16,226 17.0   Italian 7,856 4.7
 Percent employed 53.1 (X)   Lithuanian 267 0.2
No disability 78,961 83.0   Norwegian 2,672 1.6
 Percent employed 74.4 (X)   Polish 2,395 1.4
     Population 65 years and over 15,001 100.0   Portuguese 2,573 1.5
With a disability 6,425 42.8   Russian 3,949 2.3
        Scotch-Irish 2,604 1.5
        Scottish 3,591 2.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 178 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 157,792 100.0   Subsaharan African 649 0.4
Same house in 1995 66,025 41.8   Swedish 2,858 1.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 83,111 52.7   Swiss 1,086 0.6
 Same county 36,906 23.4   Ukrainian 1,021 0.6
 Different county 46,205 29.3   United States or American 6,908 4.1
  Same state 38,176 24.2   Welsh 1,194 0.7
  Different state 8,029 5.1   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 122 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 8,656 5.5   Other ancestries 81,399 48.3
 
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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