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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Duchesne 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 14,371 100.0
      enrolled in school 4,687 100.0   Native 14,187 98.7
Nursery school, preschool 240 5.1       Born in United States 14,144 98.4
Kindergarten 284 6.1           State of residence 11,313 78.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,397 51.1           Different state 2,831 19.7
High school (grades 9-12) 1,321 28.2       Born outside United States 43 0.3
College or graduate school 445 9.5   Foreign born 184 1.3
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 82 0.6
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 88 0.6
  Population 25 years and over 7,752 100.0       Not a citizen 96 0.7
Less than 9th grade 254 3.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,220 15.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,922 37.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 184 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,944 25.1   Europe 32 17.4
Associate degree 426 5.5   Asia 20 10.9
Bachelor's degree 711 9.2   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 275 3.5   Oceania 12 6.5
        Latin America 105 57.1
Percent high school graduate or higher 81.0 (X)   Northern America 15 8.2
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 12.7 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 13,081 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 10,103 100.0   English only 12,521 95.7
Never married 2,145 21.2   Language other than English 560 4.3
Now married, except separated 6,492 64.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 111 0.8
Separated 135 1.3   Spanish 285 2.2
Widowed 483 4.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 64 0.5
 Female 392 3.9   Other Indo-European languages 59 0.5
Divorced 848 8.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 16 0.1
 Female 412 4.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 59 0.5
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 12 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 14,371 100.0
           under 18 years 227 100.0     Total ancestries reported 15,840 110.2
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 131 57.7   Arab 1 0.0
        Czech¹ 17 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 986 6.9
          Civilian population 18 years and over 9,087 100.0   Dutch 264 1.8
Civilian veterans 1,069 11.8   English 4,390 30.5
        French (except Basque)¹ 375 2.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 27 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,628 11.3
     Population 5 to 20 years 4,595 100.0   Greek 43 0.3
With a disability 303 6.6   Hungarian 15 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 6,933 100.0   Irish¹ 1,126 7.8
With a disability 1,550 22.4   Italian 248 1.7
 Percent employed 54.5 (X)   Lithuanian 2 0.0
No disability 5,383 77.6   Norwegian 178 1.2
 Percent employed 72.5 (X)   Polish 110 0.8
     Population 65 years and over 1,343 100.0   Portuguese 15 0.1
With a disability 586 43.6   Russian 19 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 195 1.4
        Scottish 786 5.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 13,081 100.0   Subsaharan African 2 0.0
Same house in 1995 8,242 63.0   Swedish 679 4.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,802 36.7   Swiss 134 0.9
 Same county 2,312 17.7   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 2,490 19.0   United States or American 1,144 8.0
  Same state 1,858 14.2   Welsh 256 1.8
  Different state 632 4.8   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 4 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 37 0.3   Other ancestries 3,196 22.2
 
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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