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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Gilliam 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 1,915 100.0
      enrolled in school 438 100.0   Native 1,883 98.3
Nursery school, preschool 20 4.6       Born in United States 1,869 97.6
Kindergarten 14 3.2           State of residence 1,123 58.6
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 232 53.0           Different state 746 39.0
High school (grades 9-12) 135 30.8       Born outside United States 14 0.7
College or graduate school 37 8.4   Foreign born 32 1.7
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 3 0.2
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 18 0.9
  Population 25 years and over 1,368 100.0       Not a citizen 14 0.7
Less than 9th grade 60 4.4        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 87 6.4   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 480 35.1     Total (excluding born at sea) 32 100.0
Some college, no degree 460 33.6   Europe 5 15.6
Associate degree 98 7.2   Asia 4 12.5
Bachelor's degree 129 9.4   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 54 3.9   Oceania 3 9.4
        Latin America 13 40.6
Percent high school graduate or higher 89.3 (X)   Northern America 7 21.9
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 13.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 1,828 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 1,564 100.0   English only 1,770 96.8
Never married 272 17.4   Language other than English 58 3.2
Now married, except separated 990 63.3           Speak English less than '"very well"' 17 0.9
Separated 18 1.2   Spanish 35 1.9
Widowed 126 8.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 13 0.7
 Female 112 7.2   Other Indo-European languages 17 0.9
Divorced 158 10.1           Speak English less than '"very well"' 2 0.1
 Female 80 5.1   Asian and Pacific Island languages 4 0.2
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 2 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 1,915 100.0
           under 18 years 29 100.0     Total ancestries reported 1,816 94.8
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 26 89.7   Arab 2 0.1
        Czech¹ 2 0.1
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 14 0.7
          Civilian population 18 years and over 1,472 100.0   Dutch 38 2.0
Civilian veterans 261 17.7   English 236 12.3
        French (except Basque)¹ 89 4.6
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 27 1.4
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 371 19.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 399 100.0   Greek 0 0.0
With a disability 19 4.8   Hungarian 0 0.0
     Population 21 to 64 years 1,065 100.0   Irish¹ 232 12.1
With a disability 187 17.6   Italian 45 2.3
 Percent employed 59.9 (X)   Lithuanian 3 0.2
No disability 878 82.4   Norwegian 47 2.5
 Percent employed 83.4 (X)   Polish 16 0.8
     Population 65 years and over 364 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 156 42.9   Russian 9 0.5
        Scotch-Irish 55 2.9
        Scottish 101 5.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 1,828 100.0   Subsaharan African 0 0.0
Same house in 1995 1,030 56.3   Swedish 42 2.2
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 794 43.4   Swiss 15 0.8
 Same county 290 15.9   Ukrainian 3 0.2
 Different county 504 27.6   United States or American 237 12.4
  Same state 357 19.5   Welsh 29 1.5
  Different state 147 8.0   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 1 0.1
Elsewhere in 1995 4 0.2   Other ancestries 202 10.5
 
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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