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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Rooks 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 5,685 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,330 100.0   Native 5,671 99.8
Nursery school, preschool 108 8.1       Born in United States 5,660 99.6
Kindergarten 91 6.8           State of residence 4,526 79.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 685 51.5           Different state 1,134 19.9
High school (grades 9-12) 346 26.0       Born outside United States 11 0.2
College or graduate school 100 7.5   Foreign born 14 0.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 0 0.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 12 0.2
  Population 25 years and over 3,901 100.0       Not a citizen 2 0.0
Less than 9th grade 190 4.9        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 313 8.0   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,617 41.5     Total (excluding born at sea) 14 100.0
Some college, no degree 985 25.2   Europe 4 28.6
Associate degree 197 5.0   Asia 5 35.7
Bachelor's degree 456 11.7   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 143 3.7   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 5 35.7
Percent high school graduate or higher 87.1 (X)   Northern America 0 0.0
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 15.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 5,366 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 4,524 100.0   English only 5,203 97.0
Never married 785 17.4   Language other than English 163 3.0
Now married, except separated 2,810 62.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 42 0.8
Separated 54 1.2   Spanish 94 1.8
Widowed 451 10.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 21 0.4
 Female 382 8.4   Other Indo-European languages 63 1.2
Divorced 424 9.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 15 0.3
 Female 212 4.7   Asian and Pacific Island languages 6 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 6 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 5,685 100.0
           under 18 years 30 100.0     Total ancestries reported 5,707 100.4
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 18 60.0   Arab 2 0.0
        Czech¹ 99 1.7
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 16 0.3
          Civilian population 18 years and over 4,250 100.0   Dutch 149 2.6
Civilian veterans 583 13.7   English 644 11.3
        French (except Basque)¹ 359 6.3
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 158 2.8
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 1,768 31.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,295 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 110 8.5   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 2,748 100.0   Irish¹ 705 12.4
With a disability 826 30.1   Italian 25 0.4
 Percent employed 75.8 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 1,922 69.9   Norwegian 73 1.3
 Percent employed 84.3 (X)   Polish 51 0.9
     Population 65 years and over 1,128 100.0   Portuguese 2 0.0
With a disability 534 47.3   Russian 38 0.7
        Scotch-Irish 125 2.2
        Scottish 149 2.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 5,366 100.0   Subsaharan African 2 0.0
Same house in 1995 3,479 64.8   Swedish 105 1.8
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 1,884 35.1   Swiss 11 0.2
 Same county 943 17.6   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 941 17.5   United States or American 777 13.7
  Same state 675 12.6   Welsh 15 0.3
  Different state 266 5.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 3 0.1   Other ancestries 434 7.6
 
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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