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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Pratt 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 9,647 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,533 100.0   Native 9,530 98.8
Nursery school, preschool 126 5.0       Born in United States 9,486 98.3
Kindergarten 135 5.3           State of residence 7,200 74.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,042 41.1           Different state 2,286 23.7
High school (grades 9-12) 697 27.5       Born outside United States 44 0.5
College or graduate school 533 21.0   Foreign born 117 1.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 79 0.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 48 0.5
  Population 25 years and over 6,365 100.0       Not a citizen 69 0.7
Less than 9th grade 322 5.1        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 553 8.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,763 27.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 117 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,652 26.0   Europe 19 16.2
Associate degree 736 11.6   Asia 0 0.0
Bachelor's degree 944 14.8   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 395 6.2   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 98 83.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 86.3 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 21.0 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 9,036 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 7,759 100.0   English only 8,715 96.4
Never married 1,518 19.6   Language other than English 321 3.6
Now married, except separated 4,923 63.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 127 1.4
Separated 84 1.1   Spanish 245 2.7
Widowed 599 7.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 119 1.3
 Female 488 6.3   Other Indo-European languages 75 0.8
Divorced 635 8.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 8 0.1
 Female 380 4.9   Asian and Pacific Island languages 1 0.0
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 9,647 100.0
           under 18 years 82 100.0     Total ancestries reported 8,563 88.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 18 22.0   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 86 0.9
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 23 0.2
          Civilian population 18 years and over 7,254 100.0   Dutch 238 2.5
Civilian veterans 977 13.5   English 1,165 12.1
        French (except Basque)¹ 298 3.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 61 0.6
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,682 27.8
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,276 100.0   Greek 2 0.0
With a disability 107 4.7   Hungarian 10 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 4,841 100.0   Irish¹ 1,145 11.9
With a disability 781 16.1   Italian 80 0.8
 Percent employed 65.0 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 4,060 83.9   Norwegian 39 0.4
 Percent employed 85.9 (X)   Polish 42 0.4
     Population 65 years and over 1,699 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 748 44.0   Russian 23 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 159 1.6
        Scottish 185 1.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 9,036 100.0   Subsaharan African 8 0.1
Same house in 1995 5,391 59.7   Swedish 182 1.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 3,605 39.9   Swiss 46 0.5
 Same county 1,676 18.5   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 1,929 21.3   United States or American 1,061 11.0
  Same state 1,237 13.7   Welsh 60 0.6
  Different state 692 7.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 40 0.4   Other ancestries 968 10.0
 
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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