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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Clark 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

EMPLOYMENT STATUS       INCOME IN 1999    
  Population 16 years and over 1,058,120 100.0     Households 512,714 100.0
In labor force 688,917 65.1   Less than $10,000 36,317 7.1
     Civilian labor force 682,073 64.5   $10,000 to $14,999 26,040 5.1
          Employed 637,339 60.2   $15,000 to $24,999 63,685 12.4
          Unemployed 44,734 4.2   $25,000 to $34,999 67,214 13.1
               Percent of civilian labor force 6.6 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 92,987 18.1
     Armed Forces 6,844 0.6   $50,000 to $74,999 110,363 21.5
Not in labor force 369,203 34.9   $75,000 to $99,999 57,155 11.1
        $100,000 to $149,999 38,553 7.5
   Females 16 years and over 522,867 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 9,584 1.9
In labor force 307,548 58.8   $200,000 or more 10,816 2.1
     Civilian labor force 306,605 58.6   Median household income (dollars) 44,616 (X)
          Employed 286,026 54.7        
             
  Own children under 6 years 116,637 100.0   With earnings 430,319 83.9
All parents in family in labor force 65,377 56.1        Mean earnings (dollars) 55,875 (X)
        With Social Security income 118,995 23.2
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,431 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 631,236 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 15,704 3.1
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 471,036 74.6        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,963 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 92,730 14.7   With public assistance income 12,104 2.4
Public transportation (including taxicab) 27,959 4.4        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,982 (X)
Walked 14,695 2.3   With retirement income 89,044 17.4
Other means 10,439 1.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 18,603 (X)
Worked at home 14,377 2.3        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 24.3 (X)        
          Families 342,405 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 637,339 100.0   Less than $10,000 15,956 4.7
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 11,586 3.4
Management, professional, and related occupations 155,520 24.4   $15,000 to $24,999 35,459 10.4
Service occupations 171,589 26.9   $25,000 to $34,999 42,042 12.3
Sales and office occupations 177,727 27.9    $35,000 to $49,999 63,818 18.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 653 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 82,140 24.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 71,502 11.2   $75,000 to $99,999 44,614 13.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 60,348 9.5   $100,000 to $149,999 30,570 8.9
        150,000 to $199,999 7,645 2.2
        $200,000 or more 8,575 2.5
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 50,485 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1,724 0.3   Per capita income (dollars) 21,785 (X)
Construction 62,115 9.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 23,478 3.7   Male full-time, year-round workers 35,243 (X)
Wholesale trade 15,064 2.4   Female full-time, year-round workers 27,077 (X)
Retail trade 71,237 11.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 32,410 5.1                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 14,464 2.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 43,631 6.8   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 58,783 9.2     Families 26,886 7.9
Educational, health and social services 74,923 11.8   With related children under 18 years 21,377 11.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 191,596 30.1        With related children under 5 years 12,038 14.8
Other services (except public administration) 24,656 3.9        
Public administration 23,258 3.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 11,914 20.3
        With related children under 18 years 10,811 26.2
             With related children under 5 years 5,520 34.7
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 145,855 10.8
Private wage and salary workers 541,158 84.9   18 years and over 95,880 9.5
Government workers 68,189 10.7        65 years and over 10,552 7.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 26,614 4.2   Related children under 18 years 48,035 14.1
Unpaid family workers 1,378 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 31,454 13.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 50,097 18.5
             
 
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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