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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Ravalli 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 36,070 100.0
      enrolled in school 8,361 100.0   Native 35,467 98.3
Nursery school, preschool 395 4.7       Born in United States 35,186 97.5
Kindergarten 458 5.5           State of residence 13,505 37.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 4,494 53.7           Different state 21,681 60.1
High school (grades 9-12) 2,216 26.5       Born outside United States 281 0.8
College or graduate school 798 9.5   Foreign born 603 1.7
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 102 0.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 342 0.9
  Population 25 years and over 24,565 100.0       Not a citizen 261 0.7
Less than 9th grade 664 2.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 2,435 9.9   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 7,738 31.5     Total (excluding born at sea) 603 100.0
Some college, no degree 6,916 28.2   Europe 281 46.6
Associate degree 1,284 5.2   Asia 74 12.3
Bachelor's degree 3,897 15.9   Africa 14 2.3
Graduate or professional degree 1,631 6.6   Oceania 16 2.7
        Latin America 59 9.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 87.4 (X)   Northern America 159 26.4
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 22.5 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 34,000 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 28,590 100.0   English only 32,819 96.5
Never married 5,190 18.2   Language other than English 1,181 3.5
Now married, except separated 18,153 63.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 253 0.7
Separated 380 1.3   Spanish 519 1.5
Widowed 1,889 6.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 85 0.3
 Female 1,554 5.4   Other Indo-European languages 555 1.6
Divorced 2,978 10.4           Speak English less than '"very well"' 131 0.4
 Female 1,499 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 49 0.1
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 18 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 36,070 100.0
           under 18 years 438 100.0     Total ancestries reported 40,789 113.1
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 221 50.5   Arab 26 0.1
        Czech¹ 332 0.9
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 550 1.5
          Civilian population 18 years and over 26,774 100.0   Dutch 1,158 3.2
Civilian veterans 5,254 19.6   English 5,783 16.0
        French (except Basque)¹ 1,488 4.1
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 351 1.0
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 9,173 25.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 8,354 100.0   Greek 145 0.4
With a disability 580 6.9   Hungarian 168 0.5
     Population 21 to 64 years 20,013 100.0   Irish¹ 5,161 14.3
With a disability 3,731 18.6   Italian 1,443 4.0
 Percent employed 49.1 (X)   Lithuanian 60 0.2
No disability 16,282 81.4   Norwegian 2,417 6.7
 Percent employed 74.8 (X)   Polish 743 2.1
     Population 65 years and over 5,292 100.0   Portuguese 131 0.4
With a disability 1,910 36.1   Russian 267 0.7
        Scotch-Irish 1,098 3.0
        Scottish 1,241 3.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 75 0.2
  Population 5 years and over 34,000 100.0   Subsaharan African 13 0.0
Same house in 1995 16,348 48.1   Swedish 1,214 3.4
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 17,441 51.3   Swiss 202 0.6
 Same county 7,152 21.0   Ukrainian 90 0.2
 Different county 10,289 30.3   United States or American 2,210 6.1
  Same state 3,340 9.8   Welsh 448 1.2
  Different state 6,949 20.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 9 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 211 0.6   Other ancestries 4,793 13.3
 
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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