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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Johnson 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 115,209 100.0
      enrolled in school 29,119 100.0   Native 113,238 98.3
Nursery school, preschool 1,962 6.7       Born in United States 112,629 97.8
Kindergarten 1,895 6.5           State of residence 82,832 71.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 13,884 47.7           Different state 29,797 25.9
High school (grades 9-12) 6,426 22.1       Born outside United States 609 0.5
College or graduate school 4,952 17.0   Foreign born 1,971 1.7
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 858 0.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 807 0.7
  Population 25 years and over 73,966 100.0       Not a citizen 1,164 1.0
Less than 9th grade 2,940 4.0        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7,635 10.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 26,802 36.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,971 100.0
Some college, no degree 15,267 20.6   Europe 607 30.8
Associate degree 4,246 5.7   Asia 686 34.8
Bachelor's degree 10,953 14.8   Africa 70 3.6
Graduate or professional degree 6,123 8.3   Oceania 39 2.0
        Latin America 444 22.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 85.7 (X)   Northern America 125 6.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 23.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 106,625 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 89,056 100.0   English only 102,881 96.5
Never married 18,423 20.7   Language other than English 3,744 3.5
Now married, except separated 56,113 63.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,085 1.0
Separated 867 1.0   Spanish 1,828 1.7
Widowed 4,983 5.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 555 0.5
 Female 4,267 4.8   Other Indo-European languages 1,299 1.2
Divorced 8,670 9.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 282 0.3
 Female 5,032 5.7   Asian and Pacific Island languages 522 0.5
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 222 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 115,209 100.0
           under 18 years 1,720 100.0     Total ancestries reported 103,479 89.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 910 52.9   Arab 138 0.1
        Czech¹ 194 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 221 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 83,828 100.0   Dutch 3,010 2.6
Civilian veterans 11,095 13.2   English 13,191 11.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 2,876 2.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 356 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 27,427 23.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 26,830 100.0   Greek 411 0.4
With a disability 2,008 7.5   Hungarian 147 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 66,534 100.0   Irish¹ 14,030 12.2
With a disability 11,690 17.6   Italian 2,833 2.5
 Percent employed 69.0 (X)   Lithuanian 87 0.1
No disability 54,844 82.4   Norwegian 827 0.7
 Percent employed 83.5 (X)   Polish 1,979 1.7
     Population 65 years and over 11,682 100.0   Portuguese 27 0.0
With a disability 5,252 45.0   Russian 254 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 1,750 1.5
        Scottish 2,611 2.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 147 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 106,625 100.0   Subsaharan African 143 0.1
Same house in 1995 55,218 51.8   Swedish 1,078 0.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 50,520 47.4   Swiss 498 0.4
 Same county 20,322 19.1   Ukrainian 117 0.1
 Different county 30,198 28.3   United States or American 15,517 13.5
  Same state 21,525 20.2   Welsh 748 0.6
  Different state 8,673 8.1   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 19 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 887 0.8   Other ancestries 12,843 11.1
 
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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