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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 451,086 100.0
      enrolled in school 124,515 100.0   Native 425,555 94.3
Nursery school, preschool 11,411 9.2       Born in United States 421,947 93.5
Kindergarten 6,985 5.6           State of residence 157,087 34.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 54,873 44.1           Different state 264,860 58.7
High school (grades 9-12) 26,295 21.1       Born outside United States 3,608 0.8
College or graduate school 24,951 20.0   Foreign born 25,531 5.7
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 13,525 3.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 10,528 2.3
  Population 25 years and over 295,829 100.0       Not a citizen 15,003 3.3
Less than 9th grade 4,940 1.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 10,126 3.4   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 51,871 17.5     Total (excluding born at sea) 25,531 100.0
Some college, no degree 69,075 23.3   Europe 4,798 18.8
Associate degree 18,598 6.3   Asia 11,265 44.1
Bachelor's degree 93,884 31.7   Africa 1,024 4.0
Graduate or professional degree 47,335 16.0   Oceania 125 0.5
        Latin America 7,308 28.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 94.9 (X)   Northern America 1,011 4.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 47.7 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 417,449 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 349,071 100.0   English only 383,228 91.8
Never married 79,386 22.7   Language other than English 34,221 8.2
Now married, except separated 218,191 62.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 13,228 3.2
Separated 2,962 0.8   Spanish 14,678 3.5
Widowed 16,473 4.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 6,864 1.6
 Female 13,799 4.0   Other Indo-European languages 10,253 2.5
Divorced 32,059 9.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 2,684 0.6
 Female 19,627 5.6   Asian and Pacific Island languages 7,878 1.9
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 3,406 0.8
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 451,086 100.0
           under 18 years 3,831 100.0     Total ancestries reported 511,824 113.5
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1,443 37.7   Arab 2,028 0.4
        Czech¹ 3,976 0.9
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 4,069 0.9
          Civilian population 18 years and over 329,288 100.0   Dutch 9,593 2.1
Civilian veterans 40,554 12.3   English 66,050 14.6
        French (except Basque)¹ 15,741 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 2,064 0.5
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 127,510 28.3
     Population 5 to 20 years 101,692 100.0   Greek 1,598 0.4
With a disability 5,834 5.7   Hungarian 1,264 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 270,182 100.0   Irish¹ 73,495 16.3
With a disability 28,776 10.7   Italian 16,008 3.5
 Percent employed 70.9 (X)   Lithuanian 868 0.2
No disability 241,406 89.3   Norwegian 7,877 1.7
 Percent employed 84.1 (X)   Polish 10,860 2.4
     Population 65 years and over 41,599 100.0   Portuguese 466 0.1
With a disability 14,017 33.7   Russian 5,770 1.3
        Scotch-Irish 11,326 2.5
        Scottish 12,658 2.8
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 705 0.2
  Population 5 years and over 417,449 100.0   Subsaharan African 1,546 0.3
Same house in 1995 208,710 50.0   Swedish 12,994 2.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 199,600 47.8   Swiss 2,647 0.6
 Same county 97,114 23.3   Ukrainian 1,354 0.3
 Different county 102,486 24.6   United States or American 29,072 6.4
  Same state 27,367 6.6   Welsh 5,079 1.1
  Different state 75,119 18.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 254 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 9,139 2.2   Other ancestries 84,952 18.8
 
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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