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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Barbour 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 15,557 100.0
      enrolled in school 3,687 100.0   Native 15,472 99.5
Nursery school, preschool 134 3.6       Born in United States 15,414 99.1
Kindergarten 171 4.6           State of residence 12,755 82.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,769 48.0           Different state 2,659 17.1
High school (grades 9-12) 786 21.3       Born outside United States 58 0.4
College or graduate school 827 22.4   Foreign born 85 0.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 55 0.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 45 0.3
  Population 25 years and over 10,510 100.0       Not a citizen 40 0.3
Less than 9th grade 1,345 12.8        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,521 14.5   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 4,853 46.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 85 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,243 11.8   Europe 35 41.2
Associate degree 310 2.9   Asia 35 41.2
Bachelor's degree 703 6.7   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 535 5.1   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 5 5.9
Percent high school graduate or higher 72.7 (X)   Northern America 10 11.8
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 11.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 14,733 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 12,660 100.0   English only 14,452 98.1
Never married 2,595 20.5   Language other than English 281 1.9
Now married, except separated 7,582 59.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 77 0.5
Separated 107 0.8   Spanish 105 0.7
Widowed 1,226 9.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 24 0.2
 Female 971 7.7   Other Indo-European languages 113 0.8
Divorced 1,150 9.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 29 0.2
 Female 585 4.6   Asian and Pacific Island languages 37 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 24 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 15,557 100.0
           under 18 years 306 100.0     Total ancestries reported 11,659 74.9
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 150 49.0   Arab 18 0.1
        Czech¹ 38 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 12 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 11,951 100.0   Dutch 450 2.9
Civilian veterans 1,499 12.5   English 1,506 9.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 145 0.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 5 0.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,559 16.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 3,450 100.0   Greek 3 0.0
With a disability 263 7.6   Hungarian 65 0.4
     Population 21 to 64 years 8,825 100.0   Irish¹ 1,746 11.2
With a disability 2,174 24.6   Italian 563 3.6
 Percent employed 37.1 (X)   Lithuanian 18 0.1
No disability 6,651 75.4   Norwegian 41 0.3
 Percent employed 68.9 (X)   Polish 60 0.4
     Population 65 years and over 2,289 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 1,105 48.3   Russian 63 0.4
        Scotch-Irish 327 2.1
        Scottish 143 0.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 13 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 14,733 100.0   Subsaharan African 31 0.2
Same house in 1995 9,876 67.0   Swedish 69 0.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,814 32.7   Swiss 45 0.3
 Same county 2,511 17.0   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 2,303 15.6   United States or American 2,385 15.3
  Same state 1,372 9.3   Welsh 83 0.5
  Different state 931 6.3   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 43 0.3   Other ancestries 1,271 8.2
 
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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