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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Pamlico 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 12,934 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,810 100.0   Native 12,702 98.2
Nursery school, preschool 182 6.5       Born in United States 12,679 98.0
Kindergarten 118 4.2           State of residence 9,463 73.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,322 47.0           Different state 3,216 24.9
High school (grades 9-12) 731 26.0       Born outside United States 23 0.2
College or graduate school 457 16.3   Foreign born 232 1.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 97 0.7
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 104 0.8
  Population 25 years and over 9,332 100.0       Not a citizen 128 1.0
Less than 9th grade 608 6.5        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,704 18.3   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,921 31.3     Total (excluding born at sea) 232 100.0
Some college, no degree 2,113 22.6   Europe 81 34.9
Associate degree 617 6.6   Asia 17 7.3
Bachelor's degree 883 9.5   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 486 5.2   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 121 52.2
Percent high school graduate or higher 75.2 (X)   Northern America 13 5.6
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 14.7 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 12,266 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 10,694 100.0   English only 11,661 95.1
Never married 2,223 20.8   Language other than English 605 4.9
Now married, except separated 6,266 58.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 280 2.3
Separated 307 2.9   Spanish 387 3.2
Widowed 959 9.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 196 1.6
 Female 830 7.8   Other Indo-European languages 143 1.2
Divorced 939 8.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 51 0.4
 Female 442 4.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 37 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 3 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 12,934 100.0
           under 18 years 467 100.0     Total ancestries reported 11,066 85.6
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 298 63.8   Arab 26 0.2
        Czech¹ 20 0.2
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 6 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 10,204 100.0   Dutch 88 0.7
Civilian veterans 1,741 17.1   English 1,516 11.7
        French (except Basque)¹ 203 1.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 88 0.7
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 917 7.1
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,521 100.0   Greek 18 0.1
With a disability 286 11.3   Hungarian 21 0.2
     Population 21 to 64 years 6,785 100.0   Irish¹ 1,087 8.4
With a disability 1,582 23.3   Italian 235 1.8
 Percent employed 45.4 (X)   Lithuanian 2 0.0
No disability 5,203 76.7   Norwegian 26 0.2
 Percent employed 72.9 (X)   Polish 132 1.0
     Population 65 years and over 2,332 100.0   Portuguese 2 0.0
With a disability 1,043 44.7   Russian 22 0.2
        Scotch-Irish 270 2.1
        Scottish 284 2.2
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 9 0.1
  Population 5 years and over 12,266 100.0   Subsaharan African 107 0.8
Same house in 1995 8,286 67.6   Swedish 30 0.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 3,902 31.8   Swiss 61 0.5
 Same county 1,787 14.6   Ukrainian 9 0.1
 Different county 2,115 17.2   United States or American 2,622 20.3
  Same state 1,193 9.7   Welsh 51 0.4
  Different state 922 7.5   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 8 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 78 0.6   Other ancestries 3,206 24.8
 
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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