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Wisconsin: State Summary

SNAPS data is derived from the 2000 U.S. Census and several 2003 CDC databases. For more information, see the Credits page.

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Population:

  • Total Population: 5,363,675
  • Males: 2,648,363
  • Females: 2,715,312

Top 9 Languages spoken at home: (> 5000)

  1. English only (4,653,370)
  2. Spanish (168,755)
  3. German (48,300)
  4. Miao, Hmong (30,190)
  5. French (14,865)
  6. Polish (12,094)
  7. Italian (6,666)
  8. Chinese (6,395)
  9. Russian (5,178)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Catholic Church (1,695,660)
  2. Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (463,432)
  3. Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod (241,306)
  4. Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (211,631)
  5. United Methodist Church, The (129,216)

Disabilities:

  • Total Reported: 1,376,557
  • Sensory: 139,828
  • Physical: 338,728
  • Mental: 209,288
  • Self-care: 103,989
  • Go outside home: 262,479
  • Employment: 309,567

Grandparents as caregivers

Grandparents as caregivers: 23,687

Heating fuel:

  • Total Reported: 2,084,544
  • Utility gas: 1,384,230
  • Bottled or LP gas: 228,408
  • Electricity: 236,755
  • Fuel oil, kerosene: 158,499
  • Coal or Coke: 330
  • Wood: 56,862
  • Solar Energy: 409
  • Other fuel: 13,430
  • No fuel used: 5,621

Vehicles available:

  • Total Reported: 4,021,670
  • No vehicle: 292,780
  • 1 or more vehicle: 3,728,890

Education Attainment:

  • No School: 22,861
  • No High School: 163,264
  • Some High School: 332,292
  • High School: 1,201,813
  • Some College: 715,664
  • Associate's Degree: 260,711
  • College Degree: 530,268
  • Master's Degree: 168,563
  • Professional Degree: 54,005
  • Doctoral Degree: 26,437

Household Phones:

  • Households Reporting: 2,084,544
  • Owners with phone: 1,417,655
  • Owners without phone: 9,005
  • Renters with phone: 632,681
  • Renters without phone: 25,203
  • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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