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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Bienville Parish
[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 12,010 100.0     Households 6,106 100.0
In labor force 5,954 49.6   Less than $10,000 1,448 23.7
     Civilian labor force 5,939 49.5   $10,000 to $14,999 736 12.1
          Employed 5,348 44.5   $15,000 to $24,999 976 16.0
          Unemployed 591 4.9   $25,000 to $34,999 869 14.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 10.0 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 900 14.7
     Armed Forces 15 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 764 12.5
Not in labor force 6,056 50.4   $75,000 to $99,999 255 4.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 115 1.9
   Females 16 years and over 6,451 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 17 0.3
In labor force 2,744 42.5   $200,000 or more 26 0.4
     Civilian labor force 2,741 42.5   Median household income (dollars) 23,663 (X)
          Employed 2,488 38.6        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,115 100.0   With earnings 4,041 66.2
All parents in family in labor force 619 55.5        Mean earnings (dollars) 34,414 (X)
        With Social Security income 2,070 33.9
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 8,790 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 5,243 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 575 9.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 3,955 75.4        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,195 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 980 18.7   With public assistance income 258 4.2
Public transportation (including taxicab) 20 0.4        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,043 (X)
Walked 106 2.0   With retirement income 1,130 18.5
Other means 83 1.6        Mean retirement income (dollars) 15,316 (X)
Worked at home 99 1.9        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 32.9 (X)        
          Families 4,244 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 5,348 100.0   Less than $10,000 609 14.3
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 431 10.2
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,211 22.6   $15,000 to $24,999 713 16.8
Service occupations 807 15.1   $25,000 to $34,999 665 15.7
Sales and office occupations 1,076 20.1    $35,000 to $49,999 784 18.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 142 2.7   $50,000 to $74,999 669 15.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 696 13.0   $75,000 to $99,999 231 5.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,416 26.5   $100,000 to $149,999 106 2.5
        150,000 to $199,999 17 0.4
        $200,000 or more 19 0.4
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 30,241 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 400 7.5   Per capita income (dollars) 12,471 (X)
Construction 436 8.2   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,140 21.3   Male full-time, year-round workers 28,022 (X)
Wholesale trade 102 1.9   Female full-time, year-round workers 18,682 (X)
Retail trade 529 9.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 309 5.8                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 55 1.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 193 3.6   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 206 3.9     Families 925 21.8
Educational, health and social services 1,193 22.3   With related children under 18 years 642 29.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 218 4.1        With related children under 5 years 282 34.9
Other services (except public administration) 301 5.6        
Public administration 266 5.0     Families with female householder, no husband present 532 50.1
        With related children under 18 years 433 59.3
             With related children under 5 years 209 75.7
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 4,001 26.1
Private wage and salary workers 3,950 73.9   18 years and over 2,540 22.9
Government workers 1,029 19.2        65 years and over 582 23.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 354 6.6   Related children under 18 years 1,431 34.0
Unpaid family workers 15 0.3        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,063 33.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 860 39.3
             
 
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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