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DP-2. Profile of Selected Social Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Johnson 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 126,811 100.0
      enrolled in school 34,577 100.0   Native 120,241 94.8
Nursery school, preschool 2,161 6.2       Born in United States 119,304 94.1
Kindergarten 1,783 5.2           State of residence 88,899 70.1
Elementary school (grades 1-8) 17,446 50.5           Different state 30,405 24.0
High school (grades 9-12) 8,381 24.2       Born outside United States 937 0.7
College or graduate school 4,806 13.9   Foreign born 6,570 5.2
                Entered 1990 to March 2000 3,034 2.4
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT           Naturalized citizen 2,312 1.8
  Population 25 years and over 79,417 100.0       Not a citizen 4,258 3.4
Less than 9th grade 5,306 6.7        
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 12,520 15.8   REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN    
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 26,387 33.2     Total (excluding born at sea) 6,570 100.0
Some college, no degree 19,890 25.0   Europe 421 6.4
Associate degree 4,373 5.5   Asia 489 7.4
Bachelor's degree 7,703 9.7   Africa 121 1.8
Graduate or professional degree 3,238 4.1   Oceania 166 2.5
        Latin America 5,258 80.0
Percent high school graduate or higher 77.6 (X)   Northern America 115 1.8
Percent bachelor's degree or higher 13.8 (X)        
        LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME    
MARITAL STATUS                 Population 5 years and over 117,495 100.0
          Population 15 years and over 96,797 100.0   English only 103,373 88.0
Never married 18,600 19.2   Language other than English 14,122 12.0
Now married, except separated 61,737 63.8           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5,935 5.1
Separated 1,565 1.6   Spanish 12,223 10.4
Widowed 5,324 5.5           Speak English less than '"very well"' 5,320 4.5
 Female 4,405 4.6   Other Indo-European languages 1,058 0.9
Divorced 9,571 9.9           Speak English less than '"very well"' 268 0.2
 Female 4,997 5.2   Asian and Pacific Island languages 672 0.6
                Speak English less than '"very well"' 342 0.3
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS            
          Grandparent living in household       ANCESTRY (single and multiple)    
           with one or more own grandchildren                 Total population 126,811 100.0
           under 18 years 3,093 100.0     Total ancestries reported 111,200 87.7
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren 1,579 51.1   Arab 167 0.1
        Czech¹ 730 0.6
VETERAN STATUS       Danish 159 0.1
          Civilian population 18 years and over 90,334 100.0   Dutch 2,117 1.7
Civilian veterans 12,344 13.7   English 11,903 9.4
        French (except Basque)¹ 3,088 2.4
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN       French Canadian¹ 581 0.5
 NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION       German 15,272 12.0
     Population 5 to 20 years 32,578 100.0   Greek 139 0.1
With a disability 2,489 7.6   Hungarian 149 0.1
     Population 21 to 64 years 70,745 100.0   Irish¹ 13,634 10.8
With a disability 15,049 21.3   Italian 1,702 1.3
 Percent employed 62.4 (X)   Lithuanian 138 0.1
No disability 55,696 78.7   Norwegian 945 0.7
 Percent employed 78.5 (X)   Polish 1,070 0.8
     Population 65 years and over 12,150 100.0   Portuguese 122 0.1
With a disability 5,520 45.4   Russian 131 0.1
        Scotch-Irish 2,225 1.8
        Scottish 2,456 1.9
RESIDENCE IN 1995       Slovak 0 0.0
  Population 5 years and over 117,495 100.0   Subsaharan African 232 0.2
Same house in 1995 59,155 50.3   Swedish 620 0.5
Different house in the U.S. in 1995 56,783 48.3   Swiss 205 0.2
 Same county 23,718 20.2   Ukrainian 82 0.1
 Different county 33,065 28.1   United States or American 19,151 15.1
  Same state 26,756 22.8   Welsh 485 0.4
  Different state 6,309 5.4   West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) 240 0.2
Elsewhere in 1995 1,557 1.3   Other ancestries 33,457 26.4
 
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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