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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Johnston 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 10,513 100.0
      enrolled in school 2,768 100.0   Native 10,427 99.2
Nursery school, preschool 194 7.0       Born in United States 10,393 98.9
Kindergarten 169 6.1           State of residence 7,335 69.8
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 1,272 46.0           Different state 3,058 29.1
High school (grades 9-12) 597 21.6       Born outside United States 34 0.3
College or graduate school 536 19.4   Foreign born 86 0.8
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 41 0.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 31 0.3
  Population 25 years and over 6,759 100.0       Not a citizen 55 0.5
Less than 9th grade 776 11.5        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 1,315 19.5   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 2,056 30.4     Total (excluding born at sea) 86 100.0
Some college, no degree 1,305 19.3   Europe 29 33.7
Associate degree 406 6.0   Asia 11 12.8
Bachelor's degree 554 8.2   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 347 5.1   Oceania 2 2.3
        Latin America 42 48.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 69.1 (X)   Northern America 2 2.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 13.3 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 9,849 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 8,321 100.0   English only 9,511 96.6
Never married 1,523 18.3   Language other than English 338 3.4
Now married, except separated 5,088 61.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 96 1.0
Separated 138 1.7   Spanish 160 1.6
Widowed 742 8.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 70 0.7
 Female 613 7.4   Other Indo-European languages 30 0.3
Divorced 830 10.0           Speak English less than '"very well"' 7 0.1
 Female 425 5.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 16 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 0 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 10,513 100.0
           under 18 years 288 100.0     Total ancestries reported 7,362 70.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 186 64.6   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 2 0.0
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 4 0.0
          Civilian population 18 years and over 7,807 100.0   Dutch 191 1.8
Civilian veterans 1,107 14.2   English 571 5.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 142 1.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 56 0.5
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 662 6.3
     Population 5 to 20 years 2,594 100.0   Greek 4 0.0
With a disability 210 8.1   Hungarian 8 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 5,563 100.0   Irish¹ 884 8.4
With a disability 1,748 31.4   Italian 184 1.8
 Percent employed 43.9 (X)   Lithuanian 7 0.1
No disability 3,815 68.6   Norwegian 43 0.4
 Percent employed 75.0 (X)   Polish 24 0.2
     Population 65 years and over 1,548 100.0   Portuguese 11 0.1
With a disability 906 58.5   Russian 11 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 161 1.5
        Scottish 61 0.6
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 2 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 9,849 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 5,567 56.5   Swedish 32 0.3
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 4,257 43.2   Swiss 2 0.0
 Same county 2,139 21.7   Ukrainian 2 0.0
 Different county 2,118 21.5   United States or American 1,237 11.8
  Same state 1,324 13.4   Welsh 28 0.3
  Different state 794 8.1   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 82 0.8
Elsewhere in 1995 25 0.3   Other ancestries 2,951 28.1
 
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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