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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Big Horn 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 12,671 100.0
      enrolled in school 4,140 100.0   Native 12,569 99.2
Nursery school, preschool 265 6.4       Born in United States 12,432 98.1
Kindergarten 225 5.4           State of residence 9,313 73.5
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,254 54.4           Different state 3,119 24.6
High school (grades 9-12) 976 23.6       Born outside United States 137 1.1
College or graduate school 420 10.1   Foreign born 102 0.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 47 0.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 55 0.4
  Population 25 years and over 7,051 100.0       Not a citizen 47 0.4
Less than 9th grade 493 7.0        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,168 16.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,132 30.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 102 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,839 26.1   Europe 14 13.7
Associate degree 411 5.8   Asia 37 36.3
Bachelor's degree 709 10.1   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 299 4.2   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 24 23.5
Percent high school graduate or higher 76.4 (X)   Northern America 27 26.5
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 14.3 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 11,481 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 8,923 100.0   English only 7,616 66.3
Never married 2,342 26.2   Language other than English 3,865 33.7
Now married, except separated 4,879 54.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,254 10.9
Separated 144 1.6   Spanish 155 1.4
Widowed 566 6.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 48 0.4
 Female 453 5.1   Other Indo-European languages 122 1.1
Divorced 992 11.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 31 0.3
 Female 574 6.4   Asian and Pacific Island languages 54 0.5
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 14 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 12,671 100.0
           under 18 years 798 100.0     Total ancestries reported 13,081 103.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 588 73.7   Arab 4 0.0
        Czech¹ 13 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 38 0.3
          Civilian population 18 years and over 8,107 100.0   Dutch 101 0.8
Civilian veterans 1,113 13.7   English 646 5.1
        French (except Basque)¹ 131 1.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 27 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,961 15.5
     Population 5 to 20 years 3,871 100.0   Greek 5 0.0
With a disability 284 7.3   Hungarian 11 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 6,463 100.0   Irish¹ 759 6.0
With a disability 1,864 28.8   Italian 121 1.0
 Percent employed 65.6 (X)   Lithuanian 31 0.2
No disability 4,599 71.2   Norwegian 244 1.9
 Percent employed 66.3 (X)   Polish 42 0.3
     Population 65 years and over 988 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 458 46.4   Russian 133 1.0
        Scotch-Irish 199 1.6
        Scottish 145 1.1
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 1 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 11,481 100.0   Subsaharan African 3 0.0
Same house in 1995 7,014 61.1   Swedish 87 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,384 38.2   Swiss 30 0.2
 Same county 2,523 22.0   Ukrainian 3 0.0
 Different county 1,861 16.2   United States or American 201 1.6
  Same state 894 7.8   Welsh 35 0.3
  Different state 967 8.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 4 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 83 0.7   Other ancestries 8,106 64.0
 
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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