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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Sequatchie 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 11,370 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,422 100.0   Native 11,238 98.8
Nursery school, preschool 163 6.7       Born in United States 11,170 98.2
Kindergarten 193 8.0           State of residence 9,026 79.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,214 50.1           Different state 2,144 18.9
High school (grades 9-12) 536 22.1       Born outside United States 68 0.6
College or graduate school 316 13.0   Foreign born 132 1.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 93 0.8
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 24 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 7,610 100.0       Not a citizen 108 0.9
Less than 9th grade 1,088 14.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,447 19.0   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,932 38.5     Total (excluding born at sea) 132 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,112 14.6   Europe 15 11.4
Associate degree 255 3.4   Asia 89 67.4
Bachelor's degree 565 7.4   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 211 2.8   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 21 15.9
Percent high school graduate or higher 66.7 (X)   Northern America 7 5.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 10,554 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 8,938 100.0   English only 10,315 97.7
Never married 1,395 15.6   Language other than English 239 2.3
Now married, except separated 5,687 63.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 87 0.8
Separated 160 1.8   Spanish 121 1.1
Widowed 632 7.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 74 0.7
 Female 495 5.5   Other Indo-European languages 72 0.7
Divorced 1,064 11.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
 Female 542 6.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 25 0.2
                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 11,370 100.0
           under 18 years 224 100.0     Total ancestries reported 8,484 74.6
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 121 54.0   Arab 56 0.5
        Czech¹ 22 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 0 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 8,583 100.0   Dutch 163 1.4
Civilian veterans 1,150 13.4   English 871 7.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 152 1.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 8 0.1
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 698 6.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,341 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 183 7.8   Hungarian 7 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 6,810 100.0   Irish¹ 933 8.2
With a disability 1,755 25.8   Italian 51 0.4
 Percent employed 44.0 (X)   Lithuanian 7 0.1
No disability 5,055 74.2   Norwegian 6 0.1
 Percent employed 73.5 (X)   Polish 20 0.2
     Population 65 years and over 1,275 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 558 43.8   Russian 12 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 122 1.1
        Scottish 148 1.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 10,554 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 6,106 57.9   Swedish 31 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,396 41.7   Swiss 21 0.2
 Same county 2,365 22.4   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 2,031 19.2   United States or American 4,128 36.3
  Same state 1,393 13.2   Welsh 47 0.4
  Different state 638 6.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 16 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 52 0.5   Other ancestries 965 8.5
 
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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