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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Hillsborough 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 998,948 100.0
      enrolled in school 267,599 100.0   Native 883,797 88.5
Nursery school, preschool 19,609 7.3       Born in United States 845,021 84.6
Kindergarten 15,407 5.8           State of residence 397,722 39.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 118,160 44.2           Different state 447,299 44.8
High school (grades 9-12) 53,503 20.0       Born outside United States 38,776 3.9
College or graduate school 60,920 22.8   Foreign born 115,151 11.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 49,054 4.9
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 47,127 4.7
  Population 25 years and over 653,841 100.0       Not a citizen 68,024 6.8
Less than 9th grade 41,209 6.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 84,574 12.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 174,283 26.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 115,151 100.0
Some college, no degree 139,426 21.3   Europe 13,997 12.2
Associate degree 50,240 7.7   Asia 18,592 16.1
Bachelor's degree 109,058 16.7   Africa 2,500 2.2
Graduate or professional degree 55,051 8.4   Oceania 213 0.2
        Latin America 75,990 66.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.8 (X)   Northern America 3,859 3.4
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 25.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 931,276 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 786,360 100.0   English only 736,750 79.1
Never married 208,309 26.5   Language other than English 194,526 20.9
Now married, except separated 409,627 52.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 81,296 8.7
Separated 21,680 2.8   Spanish 149,070 16.0
Widowed 50,003 6.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 65,087 7.0
 Female 40,777 5.2   Other Indo-European languages 26,863 2.9
Divorced 96,741 12.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 7,708 0.8
 Female 55,379 7.0   Asian and Pacific Island languages 14,418 1.5
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 7,138 0.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 998,948 100.0
           under 18 years 21,217 100.0     Total ancestries reported 1,021,152 102.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 9,643 45.4   Arab 4,894 0.5
        Czech¹ 3,955 0.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 2,449 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 742,418 100.0   Dutch 13,418 1.3
Civilian veterans 106,756 14.4   English 93,893 9.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 27,908 2.8
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 7,750 0.8
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 121,505 12.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 223,518 100.0   Greek 4,402 0.4
With a disability 19,934 8.9   Hungarian 4,846 0.5
     Population 21 to 64 years 579,478 100.0   Irish¹ 103,660 10.4
With a disability 126,804 21.9   Italian 63,021 6.3
 Percent employed 59.5 (X)   Lithuanian 1,936 0.2
No disability 452,674 78.1   Norwegian 6,694 0.7
 Percent employed 78.0 (X)   Polish 22,915 2.3
     Population 65 years and over 116,164 100.0   Portuguese 2,647 0.3
With a disability 51,061 44.0   Russian 7,010 0.7
        Scotch-Irish 15,893 1.6
        Scottish 19,856 2.0
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 1,418 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 931,276 100.0   Subsaharan African 6,290 0.6
Same house in 1995 428,100 46.0   Swedish 8,992 0.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 465,524 50.0   Swiss 1,878 0.2
 Same county 279,547 30.0   Ukrainian 2,048 0.2
 Different county 185,977 20.0   United States or American 77,904 7.8
  Same state 70,020 7.5   Welsh 6,030 0.6
  Different state 115,957 12.5   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 12,957 1.3
Elsewhere in 1995 37,652 4.0   Other ancestries 374,983 37.5
 
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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