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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Day 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 6,267 100.0
      enrolled in school 1,449 100.0   Native 6,208 99.1
Nursery school, preschool 63 4.3       Born in United States 6,200 98.9
Kindergarten 77 5.3           State of residence 5,024 80.2
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 764 52.7           Different state 1,176 18.8
High school (grades 9-12) 443 30.6       Born outside United States 8 0.1
College or graduate school 102 7.0   Foreign born 59 0.9
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 21 0.3
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 31 0.5
  Population 25 years and over 4,354 100.0       Not a citizen 28 0.4
Less than 9th grade 495 11.4        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 375 8.6   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,669 38.3     Total (excluding born at sea) 59 100.0
Some college, no degree 875 20.1   Europe 17 28.8
Associate degree 270 6.2   Asia 21 35.6
Bachelor's degree 524 12.0   Africa 0 0.0
Graduate or professional degree 146 3.4   Oceania 0 0.0
        Latin America 0 0.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 80.0 (X)   Northern America 21 35.6
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 15.4 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 5,922 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 5,017 100.0   English only 5,690 96.1
Never married 1,072 21.4   Language other than English 232 3.9
Now married, except separated 3,002 59.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 82 1.4
Separated 34 0.7   Spanish 39 0.7
Widowed 477 9.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 4 0.1
 Female 384 7.7   Other Indo-European languages 104 1.8
Divorced 432 8.6           Speak English less than '"very well"' 39 0.7
 Female 246 4.9   Asian and Pacific Island languages 16 0.3
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 2 0.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 6,267 100.0
           under 18 years 83 100.0     Total ancestries reported 7,862 125.5
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 39 47.0   Arab 0 0.0
        Czech¹ 26 0.4
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 113 1.8
          Civilian population 18 years and over 4,666 100.0   Dutch 119 1.9
Civilian veterans 711 15.2   English 338 5.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 158 2.5
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 19 0.3
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 2,596 41.4
     Population 5 to 20 years 1,403 100.0   Greek 11 0.2
With a disability 89 6.3   Hungarian 11 0.2
     Population 21 to 64 years 3,008 100.0   Irish¹ 456 7.3
With a disability 558 18.6   Italian 16 0.3
 Percent employed 54.8 (X)   Lithuanian 0 0.0
No disability 2,450 81.4   Norwegian 1,898 30.3
 Percent employed 81.2 (X)   Polish 849 13.5
     Population 65 years and over 1,348 100.0   Portuguese 0 0.0
With a disability 539 40.0   Russian 61 1.0
        Scotch-Irish 13 0.2
        Scottish 46 0.7
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 5,922 100.0   Subsaharan African 13 0.2
Same house in 1995 4,104 69.3   Swedish 322 5.1
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 1,794 30.3   Swiss 23 0.4
 Same county 944 15.9   Ukrainian 0 0.0
 Different county 850 14.4   United States or American 124 2.0
  Same state 487 8.2   Welsh 19 0.3
  Different state 363 6.1   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 0 0.0
Elsewhere in 1995 24 0.4   Other ancestries 631 10.1
 
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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