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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Beauregard Parish
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS       INCOME IN 1999    
  Population 16 years and over 25,050 100.0     Households 12,130 100.0
In labor force 13,885 55.4   Less than $10,000 1,560 12.9
     Civilian labor force 13,737 54.8   $10,000 to $14,999 1,057 8.7
          Employed 12,743 50.9   $15,000 to $24,999 1,966 16.2
          Unemployed 994 4.0   $25,000 to $34,999 1,894 15.6
               Percent of civilian labor force 7.2 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 2,025 16.7
     Armed Forces 148 0.6   $50,000 to $74,999 2,084 17.2
Not in labor force 11,165 44.6   $75,000 to $99,999 865 7.1
        $100,000 to $149,999 502 4.1
   Females 16 years and over 12,569 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 106 0.9
In labor force 5,893 46.9   $200,000 or more 71 0.6
     Civilian labor force 5,862 46.6   Median household income (dollars) 32,582 (X)
          Employed 5,499 43.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 2,521 100.0   With earnings 9,304 76.7
All parents in family in labor force 1,356 53.8        Mean earnings (dollars) 42,633 (X)
        With Social Security income 3,369 27.8
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,880 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 12,616 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 867 7.1
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 10,037 79.6        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,325 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,778 14.1   With public assistance income 240 2.0
Public transportation (including taxicab) 77 0.6        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,268 (X)
Walked 183 1.5   With retirement income 2,176 17.9
Other means 227 1.8        Mean retirement income (dollars) 16,444 (X)
Worked at home 314 2.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 31.4 (X)        
          Families 9,093 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 12,743 100.0   Less than $10,000 741 8.1
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 546 6.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 3,249 25.5   $15,000 to $24,999 1,449 15.9
Service occupations 2,023 15.9   $25,000 to $34,999 1,453 16.0
Sales and office occupations 2,810 22.1    $35,000 to $49,999 1,656 18.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 228 1.8   $50,000 to $74,999 1,809 19.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 2,249 17.6   $75,000 to $99,999 815 9.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 2,184 17.1   $100,000 to $149,999 456 5.0
        150,000 to $199,999 101 1.1
        $200,000 or more 67 0.7
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 37,886 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 858 6.7   Per capita income (dollars) 15,514 (X)
Construction 1,420 11.1   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,652 13.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 35,268 (X)
Wholesale trade 300 2.4   Female full-time, year-round workers 19,639 (X)
Retail trade 1,607 12.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 719 5.6                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 202 1.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 650 5.1   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 596 4.7     Families 1,183 13.0
Educational, health and social services 2,445 19.2   With related children under 18 years 836 17.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 674 5.3        With related children under 5 years 379 22.7
Other services (except public administration) 555 4.4        
Public administration 1,065 8.4     Families with female householder, no husband present 488 38.5
        With related children under 18 years 385 46.4
             With related children under 5 years 167 56.2
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 4,945 15.6
Private wage and salary workers 9,239 72.5   18 years and over 3,182 13.9
Government workers 2,508 19.7        65 years and over 577 15.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 936 7.3   Related children under 18 years 1,719 19.5
Unpaid family workers 60 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,213 18.2
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,104 28.4
             
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
If the denominator of a mean value or per capita value is less than 30, then that value is calculated using a rounded aggregate in the numerator. See text.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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