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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Christian 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 35,372 100.0
      enrolled in school 8,254 100.0   Native 34,907 98.7
Nursery school, preschool 710 8.6       Born in United States 34,760 98.3
Kindergarten 460 5.6           State of residence 30,303 85.7
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 4,126 50.0           Different state 4,457 12.6
High school (grades 9-12) 1,895 23.0       Born outside United States 147 0.4
College or graduate school 1,063 12.9   Foreign born 465 1.3
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 173 0.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 205 0.6
  Population 25 years and over 24,202 100.0       Not a citizen 260 0.7
Less than 9th grade 1,755 7.3        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,837 11.7   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 10,563 43.6     Total (excluding born at sea) 465 100.0
Some college, no degree 5,347 22.1   Europe 104 22.4
Associate degree 1,147 4.7   Asia 187 40.2
Bachelor's degree 1,731 7.2   Africa 8 1.7
Graduate or professional degree 822 3.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 132 28.4
Percent high school graduate or higher 81.0 (X)   Northern America 34 7.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 10.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 33,238 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 28,334 100.0   English only 32,350 97.3
Never married 5,211 18.4   Language other than English 888 2.7
Now married, except separated 17,148 60.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 346 1.0
Separated 408 1.4   Spanish 363 1.1
Widowed 2,535 8.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 103 0.3
 Female 2,074 7.3   Other Indo-European languages 387 1.2
Divorced 3,032 10.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 125 0.4
 Female 1,481 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 125 0.4
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 110 0.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 35,372 100.0
           under 18 years 421 100.0     Total ancestries reported 29,851 84.4
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 240 57.0   Arab 2 0.0
        Czech¹ 133 0.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 48 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 26,850 100.0   Dutch 849 2.4
Civilian veterans 3,914 14.6   English 3,596 10.2
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,200 3.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 81 0.2
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 7,767 22.0
     Population 5 to 20 years 7,367 100.0   Greek 25 0.1
With a disability 553 7.5   Hungarian 112 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 18,414 100.0   Irish¹ 4,176 11.8
With a disability 2,985 16.2   Italian 1,796 5.1
 Percent employed 54.0 (X)   Lithuanian 208 0.6
No disability 15,429 83.8   Norwegian 233 0.7
 Percent employed 80.6 (X)   Polish 418 1.2
     Population 65 years and over 5,734 100.0   Portuguese 6 0.0
With a disability 2,574 44.9   Russian 87 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 413 1.2
        Scottish 521 1.5
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 42 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 33,238 100.0   Subsaharan African 20 0.1
Same house in 1995 21,008 63.2   Swedish 250 0.7
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 12,129 36.5   Swiss 117 0.3
 Same county 7,753 23.3   Ukrainian 3 0.0
 Different county 4,376 13.2   United States or American 4,469 12.6
  Same state 3,195 9.6   Welsh 225 0.6
  Different state 1,181 3.6   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 25 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 101 0.3   Other ancestries 3,029 8.6
 
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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