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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Tift 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

EMPLOYMENT STATUS       INCOME IN 1999    
  Population 16 years and over 29,007 100.0     Households 13,931 100.0
In labor force 18,408 63.5   Less than $10,000 2,038 14.6
     Civilian labor force 18,249 62.9   $10,000 to $14,999 1,158 8.3
          Employed 17,008 58.6   $15,000 to $24,999 2,126 15.3
          Unemployed 1,241 4.3   $25,000 to $34,999 2,045 14.7
               Percent of civilian labor force 6.8 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 2,277 16.3
     Armed Forces 159 0.5   $50,000 to $74,999 2,169 15.6
Not in labor force 10,599 36.5   $75,000 to $99,999 1,092 7.8
        $100,000 to $149,999 643 4.6
   Females 16 years and over 15,035 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 127 0.9
In labor force 8,255 54.9   $200,000 or more 256 1.8
     Civilian labor force 8,247 54.9   Median household income (dollars) 32,616 (X)
          Employed 7,606 50.6        
             
  Own children under 6 years 3,250 100.0   With earnings 11,249 80.7
All parents in family in labor force 1,966 60.5        Mean earnings (dollars) 45,887 (X)
        With Social Security income 3,678 26.4
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,867 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 16,912 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 904 6.5
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 13,070 77.3        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,374 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 2,747 16.2   With public assistance income 491 3.5
Public transportation (including taxicab) 53 0.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,716 (X)
Walked 498 2.9   With retirement income 1,863 13.4
Other means 276 1.6        Mean retirement income (dollars) 17,656 (X)
Worked at home 268 1.6        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 17.9 (X)        
          Families 10,156 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 17,008 100.0   Less than $10,000 982 9.7
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 711 7.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 4,512 26.5   $15,000 to $24,999 1,542 15.2
Service occupations 2,514 14.8   $25,000 to $34,999 1,312 12.9
Sales and office occupations 4,181 24.6    $35,000 to $49,999 1,859 18.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 524 3.1   $50,000 to $74,999 1,782 17.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,906 11.2   $75,000 to $99,999 987 9.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 3,371 19.8   $100,000 to $149,999 606 6.0
        150,000 to $199,999 126 1.2
        $200,000 or more 249 2.5
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 39,083 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 920 5.4   Per capita income (dollars) 16,833 (X)
Construction 1,194 7.0   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 2,807 16.5   Male full-time, year-round workers 27,874 (X)
Wholesale trade 634 3.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 20,997 (X)
Retail trade 2,439 14.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 734 4.3                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 232 1.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 695 4.1   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 847 5.0     Families 1,570 15.5
Educational, health and social services 3,509 20.6   With related children under 18 years 1,253 22.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 1,266 7.4        With related children under 5 years 656 28.8
Other services (except public administration) 893 5.3        
Public administration 838 4.9     Families with female householder, no husband present 923 41.6
        With related children under 18 years 837 50.1
             With related children under 5 years 459 60.6
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 7,374 19.9
Private wage and salary workers 12,979 76.3   18 years and over 4,441 16.7
Government workers 2,898 17.0        65 years and over 601 14.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,107 6.5   Related children under 18 years 2,880 28.0
Unpaid family workers 24 0.1        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,983 26.9
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,754 31.4
             
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
If the denominator of a mean value or per capita value is less than 30, then that value is calculated using a rounded aggregate in the numerator. See text.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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