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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Knott 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 13,933 100.0     Households 6,720 100.0
In labor force 6,102 43.8   Less than $10,000 1,760 26.2
     Civilian labor force 6,096 43.8   $10,000 to $14,999 778 11.6
          Employed 5,144 36.9   $15,000 to $24,999 1,326 19.7
          Unemployed 952 6.8   $25,000 to $34,999 855 12.7
               Percent of civilian labor force 15.6 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 839 12.5
     Armed Forces 6 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 770 11.5
Not in labor force 7,831 56.2   $75,000 to $99,999 215 3.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 141 2.1
   Females 16 years and over 7,152 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 10 0.1
In labor force 2,669 37.3   $200,000 or more 26 0.4
     Civilian labor force 2,669 37.3   Median household income (dollars) 20,373 (X)
          Employed 2,304 32.2        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,208 100.0   With earnings 4,089 60.8
All parents in family in labor force 463 38.3        Mean earnings (dollars) 33,935 (X)
        With Social Security income 2,264 33.7
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,200 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 4,987 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 1,117 16.6
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 3,797 76.1        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,348 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 755 15.1   With public assistance income 507 7.5
Public transportation (including taxicab) 39 0.8        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,504 (X)
Walked 202 4.1   With retirement income 1,153 17.2
Other means 69 1.4        Mean retirement income (dollars) 16,568 (X)
Worked at home 125 2.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 29.4 (X)        
          Families 5,013 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 5,144 100.0   Less than $10,000 946 18.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 541 10.8
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,506 29.3   $15,000 to $24,999 1,025 20.4
Service occupations 756 14.7   $25,000 to $34,999 682 13.6
Sales and office occupations 1,048 20.4    $35,000 to $49,999 769 15.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 14 0.3   $50,000 to $74,999 687 13.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,005 19.5   $75,000 to $99,999 192 3.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 815 15.8   $100,000 to $149,999 140 2.8
        150,000 to $199,999 5 0.1
        $200,000 or more 26 0.5
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 24,930 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 661 12.8   Per capita income (dollars) 11,297 (X)
Construction 376 7.3   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 273 5.3   Male full-time, year-round workers 29,471 (X)
Wholesale trade 92 1.8   Female full-time, year-round workers 21,240 (X)
Retail trade 556 10.8   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 296 5.8                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 123 2.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 102 2.0   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 182 3.5     Families 1,313 26.2
Educational, health and social services 1,652 32.1   With related children under 18 years 895 35.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 214 4.2        With related children under 5 years 389 41.8
Other services (except public administration) 269 5.2        
Public administration 348 6.8     Families with female householder, no husband present 369 49.1
        With related children under 18 years 304 66.5
             With related children under 5 years 121 86.4
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 5,333 31.1
Private wage and salary workers 3,524 68.5   18 years and over 3,616 28.0
Government workers 1,296 25.2        65 years and over 445 23.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 297 5.8   Related children under 18 years 1,681 39.8
Unpaid family workers 27 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,184 37.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,101 50.0
             
 
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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