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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Carroll 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 25,357 100.0
      enrolled in school 5,062 100.0   Native 23,455 92.5
Nursery school, preschool 367 7.3       Born in United States 23,348 92.1
Kindergarten 319 6.3           State of residence 11,374 44.9
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 2,684 53.0           Different state 11,974 47.2
High school (grades 9-12) 1,294 25.6       Born outside United States 107 0.4
College or graduate school 398 7.9   Foreign born 1,902 7.5
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 1,286 5.1
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 364 1.4
  Population 25 years and over 17,207 100.0       Not a citizen 1,538 6.1
Less than 9th grade 2,001 11.6        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,856 16.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 5,855 34.0     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,902 100.0
Some college, no degree 3,457 20.1   Europe 165 8.7
Associate degree 658 3.8   Asia 35 1.8
Bachelor's degree 1,589 9.2   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 791 4.6   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 1,690 88.9
Percent high school graduate or higher 71.8 (X)   Northern America 12 0.6
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 13.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 23,779 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 20,374 100.0   English only 21,087 88.7
Never married 3,988 19.6   Language other than English 2,692 11.3
Now married, except separated 12,155 59.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,821 7.7
Separated 302 1.5   Spanish 2,377 10.0
Widowed 1,399 6.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,696 7.1
 Female 1,175 5.8   Other Indo-European languages 275 1.2
Divorced 2,530 12.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 85 0.4
 Female 1,475 7.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 40 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 40 0.2
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 25,357 100.0
           under 18 years 485 100.0     Total ancestries reported 21,260 83.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 198 40.8   Arab 4 0.0
        Czech¹ 175 0.7
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 33 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 19,290 100.0   Dutch 587 2.3
Civilian veterans 2,880 14.9   English 2,565 10.1
        French (except Basque)¹ 614 2.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 152 0.6
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 3,390 13.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 5,539 100.0   Greek 34 0.1
With a disability 460 8.3   Hungarian 39 0.2
     Population 21 to 64 years 14,170 100.0   Irish¹ 2,664 10.5
With a disability 3,004 21.2   Italian 411 1.6
 Percent employed 52.8 (X)   Lithuanian 6 0.0
No disability 11,166 78.8   Norwegian 187 0.7
 Percent employed 76.5 (X)   Polish 346 1.4
     Population 65 years and over 3,871 100.0   Portuguese 21 0.1
With a disability 1,738 44.9   Russian 24 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 524 2.1
        Scottish 334 1.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 8 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 23,779 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 12,731 53.5   Swedish 234 0.9
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 10,309 43.4   Swiss 81 0.3
 Same county 4,855 20.4   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 5,454 22.9   United States or American 3,658 14.4
  Same state 1,714 7.2   Welsh 156 0.6
  Different state 3,740 15.7   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 9 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 739 3.1   Other ancestries 5,004 19.7
 
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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