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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Sarpy 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 122,595 100.0
      enrolled in school 38,813 100.0   Native 118,100 96.3
Nursery school, preschool 2,721 7.0       Born in United States 115,439 94.2
Kindergarten 2,246 5.8           State of residence 59,576 48.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 16,946 43.7           Different state 55,863 45.6
High school (grades 9-12) 8,097 20.9       Born outside United States 2,661 2.2
College or graduate school 8,803 22.7   Foreign born 4,495 3.7
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 1,611 1.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 2,434 2.0
  Population 25 years and over 73,804 100.0       Not a citizen 2,061 1.7
Less than 9th grade 1,403 1.9        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 3,564 4.8   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 18,236 24.7     Total (excluding born at sea) 4,495 100.0
Some college, no degree 21,665 29.4   Europe 1,346 29.9
Associate degree 6,611 9.0   Asia 1,779 39.6
Bachelor's degree 15,173 20.6   Africa 144 3.2
Graduate or professional degree 7,152 9.7   Oceania 10 0.2
        Latin America 1,047 23.3
Percent high school graduate or higher 93.3 (X)   Northern America 169 3.8
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 30.2 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 112,578 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 91,102 100.0   English only 105,654 93.8
Never married 21,000 23.1   Language other than English 6,924 6.2
Now married, except separated 57,594 63.2           Speak English less than '"very well"' 2,649 2.4
Separated 1,026 1.1   Spanish 3,195 2.8
Widowed 3,414 3.7           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,208 1.1
 Female 2,749 3.0   Other Indo-European languages 1,945 1.7
Divorced 8,068 8.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 554 0.5
 Female 4,748 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 1,607 1.4
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 813 0.7
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 122,595 100.0
           under 18 years 1,391 100.0     Total ancestries reported 151,706 123.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 673 48.4   Arab 265 0.2
        Czech¹ 6,716 5.5
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 3,068 2.5
          Civilian population 18 years and over 79,300 100.0   Dutch 2,885 2.4
Civilian veterans 16,186 20.4   English 13,507 11.0
        French (except Basque)¹ 3,983 3.2
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 869 0.7
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 42,515 34.7
     Population 5 to 20 years 31,645 100.0   Greek 347 0.3
With a disability 2,336 7.4   Hungarian 366 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 66,776 100.0   Irish¹ 20,117 16.4
With a disability 8,282 12.4   Italian 6,009 4.9
 Percent employed 70.3 (X)   Lithuanian 406 0.3
No disability 58,494 87.6   Norwegian 3,874 3.2
 Percent employed 83.8 (X)   Polish 6,997 5.7
     Population 65 years and over 7,671 100.0   Portuguese 292 0.2
With a disability 2,660 34.7   Russian 564 0.5
        Scotch-Irish 2,006 1.6
        Scottish 2,294 1.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 156 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 112,578 100.0   Subsaharan African 431 0.4
Same house in 1995 52,190 46.4   Swedish 5,098 4.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 57,214 50.8   Swiss 518 0.4
 Same county 18,274 16.2   Ukrainian 191 0.2
 Different county 38,940 34.6   United States or American 5,770 4.7
  Same state 17,533 15.6   Welsh 762 0.6
  Different state 21,407 19.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 62 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 3,174 2.8   Other ancestries 21,638 17.6
 
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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