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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Lycoming 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 120,044 100.0
      enrolled in school 29,073 100.0   Native 118,637 98.8
Nursery school, preschool 1,361 4.7       Born in United States 117,825 98.2
Kindergarten 1,419 4.9           State of residence 103,710 86.4
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 13,156 45.3           Different state 14,115 11.8
High school (grades 9-12) 6,947 23.9       Born outside United States 812 0.7
College or graduate school 6,190 21.3   Foreign born 1,407 1.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 311 0.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 829 0.7
  Population 25 years and over 80,500 100.0       Not a citizen 578 0.5
Less than 9th grade 4,225 5.2        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11,411 14.2   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 33,719 41.9     Total (excluding born at sea) 1,407 100.0
Some college, no degree 12,616 15.7   Europe 619 44.0
Associate degree 6,406 8.0   Asia 420 29.9
Bachelor's degree 7,975 9.9   Africa 70 5.0
Graduate or professional degree 4,148 5.2   Oceania 2 0.1
        Latin America 180 12.8
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.6 (X)   Northern America 116 8.2
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 15.1 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 113,461 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 97,331 100.0   English only 109,699 96.7
Never married 23,735 24.4   Language other than English 3,762 3.3
Now married, except separated 55,310 56.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 1,188 1.0
Separated 1,668 1.7   Spanish 1,458 1.3
Widowed 7,358 7.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 416 0.4
 Female 6,041 6.2   Other Indo-European languages 1,861 1.6
Divorced 9,260 9.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 541 0.5
 Female 5,045 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 293 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 155 0.1
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 120,044 100.0
           under 18 years 1,548 100.0     Total ancestries reported 118,397 98.6
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 618 39.9   Arab 121 0.1
        Czech¹ 308 0.3
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 108 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 92,106 100.0   Dutch 4,657 3.9
Civilian veterans 13,909 15.1   English 10,029 8.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 2,996 2.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 384 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 42,200 35.2
     Population 5 to 20 years 27,325 100.0   Greek 244 0.2
With a disability 2,259 8.3   Hungarian 387 0.3
     Population 21 to 64 years 64,681 100.0   Irish¹ 13,392 11.2
With a disability 11,790 18.2   Italian 7,808 6.5
 Percent employed 52.5 (X)   Lithuanian 301 0.3
No disability 52,891 81.8   Norwegian 346 0.3
 Percent employed 80.2 (X)   Polish 4,335 3.6
     Population 65 years and over 18,113 100.0   Portuguese 76 0.1
With a disability 7,268 40.1   Russian 441 0.4
        Scotch-Irish 1,786 1.5
        Scottish 1,719 1.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 516 0.4
  Population 5 years and over 113,461 100.0   Subsaharan African 263 0.2
Same house in 1995 69,217 61.0   Swedish 1,198 1.0
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 43,397 38.2   Swiss 386 0.3
 Same county 29,540 26.0   Ukrainian 218 0.2
 Different county 13,857 12.2   United States or American 10,179 8.5
  Same state 9,600 8.5   Welsh 1,741 1.5
  Different state 4,257 3.8   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 60 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 847 0.7   Other ancestries 12,198 10.2
 
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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