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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Marion 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 860,454 100.0
      enrolled in school 218,164 100.0   Native 821,068 95.4
Nursery school, preschool 15,869 7.3       Born in United States 815,209 94.7
Kindergarten 12,922 5.9           State of residence 581,227 67.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 99,727 45.7           Different state 233,982 27.2
High school (grades 9-12) 43,782 20.1       Born outside United States 5,859 0.7
College or graduate school 45,864 21.0   Foreign born 39,386 4.6
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 23,712 2.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 13,380 1.6
  Population 25 years and over 553,459 100.0       Not a citizen 26,006 3.0
Less than 9th grade 25,594 4.6        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 76,002 13.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 163,991 29.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 39,386 100.0
Some college, no degree 116,462 21.0   Europe 7,043 17.9
Associate degree 30,860 5.6   Asia 10,372 26.3
Bachelor's degree 92,419 16.7   Africa 2,841 7.2
Graduate or professional degree 48,131 8.7   Oceania 170 0.4
        Latin America 18,023 45.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 81.6 (X)   Northern America 937 2.4
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 25.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 796,858 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 673,028 100.0   English only 738,672 92.7
Never married 209,966 31.2   Language other than English 58,186 7.3
Now married, except separated 317,581 47.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 26,737 3.4
Separated 13,812 2.1   Spanish 32,216 4.0
Widowed 43,160 6.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 17,057 2.1
 Female 35,543 5.3   Other Indo-European languages 15,355 1.9
Divorced 88,509 13.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 4,944 0.6
 Female 51,168 7.6   Asian and Pacific Island languages 7,240 0.9
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 3,713 0.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 860,454 100.0
           under 18 years 16,196 100.0     Total ancestries reported 799,824 93.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 8,626 53.3   Arab 2,227 0.3
        Czech¹ 2,268 0.3
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 1,880 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 638,484 100.0   Dutch 13,608 1.6
Civilian veterans 80,969 12.7   English 68,514 8.0
        French (except Basque)¹ 17,722 2.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 2,384 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 147,708 17.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 190,353 100.0   Greek 2,332 0.3
With a disability 17,343 9.1   Hungarian 2,581 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 503,659 100.0   Irish¹ 90,912 10.6
With a disability 101,315 20.1   Italian 19,370 2.3
 Percent employed 61.5 (X)   Lithuanian 926 0.1
No disability 402,344 79.9   Norwegian 4,225 0.5
 Percent employed 81.4 (X)   Polish 11,812 1.4
     Population 65 years and over 89,798 100.0   Portuguese 462 0.1
With a disability 39,250 43.7   Russian 3,153 0.4
        Scotch-Irish 11,608 1.3
        Scottish 14,933 1.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 944 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 796,858 100.0   Subsaharan African 8,983 1.0
Same house in 1995 376,139 47.2   Swedish 5,893 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 402,763 50.5   Swiss 2,216 0.3
 Same county 273,268 34.3   Ukrainian 999 0.1
 Different county 129,495 16.3   United States or American 81,979 9.5
  Same state 66,226 8.3   Welsh 5,356 0.6
  Different state 63,269 7.9   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 1,426 0.2
Elsewhere in 1995 17,956 2.3   Other ancestries 273,403 31.8
 
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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