South Carolina

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The State consists of the following 46 Counties, alphabetically sorted:

Abbeville - Aiken - Allendale - Anderson - Bamberg - Barnwell - Beaufort - Berkeley - Calhoun - Charleston - Cherokee - Chester - Chesterfield - Clarendon - Colleton - Darlington - Dillon - Dorchester - Edgefield - Fairfield - Florence - Georgetown - Greenville - Greenwood - Hampton - Horry - Jasper - Kershaw - Lancaster - Laurens - Lee - Lexington - Marion - Marlboro - McCormick - Newberry - Oconee - Orangeburg - Pickens - Richland - Saluda - Spartanburg - Sumter - Union - Williamsburg - York .

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the South Carolina state compared with those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

State of South Carolina - Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 4,321,249

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 4,012,012

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 309,433 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 7.7%

State of South Carolina - Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 810,857

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 24

State of South Carolina - Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 283,481

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 6.6%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 1,039,653

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006 = 1,039,653

South Carolina 24.1%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 553,396

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 12.8%

USA 12.4%

State of South Carolina - Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 1,975,638

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 222,052

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 12.7%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

South Carolina 12.7%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 72.2%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

South Carolina 72.2%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 94,900

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 16%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

South Carolina 16%

USA 26%

State of South Carolina - More population data

Births 2004 = 56,590

Deaths 2004 = 37,276

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 525

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 55.9%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

South Carolina 55.9%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 2.9%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

South Carolina 2.9%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 5.2%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

South Carolina 5.2%

USA 17.9%

State of South Carolina - Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,958,982

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 68.5%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,253,131

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 29.0%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 16,849

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 0.4%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 49,681

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 1.1%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,287

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 40,319

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 0.9%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 151,289

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 3.5%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,826,765

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 65.4%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 65.4%

USA 66.4%

State of South Carolina - Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 76.3%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

South Carolina 76.3%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 20.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 20.4%

South Carolina 20.4%

USA 24.4%

State of South Carolina - Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 120,123

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 28,285

State of South Carolina - Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles = 30.109,47

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 133,20

State of South Carolina - Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 1,533,854

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.53

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 18,795

Median household income 2004 = $ 39,454

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 15.0%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

South Carolina 15.0%

USA 12.7%

State of South Carolina - Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.3%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 51.3%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

South Carolina 48.7%

USA 49.3%

State of South Carolina - Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 2,126,439

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 138,061

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 6.5%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

South Carolina 6.5%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 2,366,523

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 75,285

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 383,221

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 89,010,656

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 37,612

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 103,416

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 1,584,914

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -1.0%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

South Carolina -1.0%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 259,604

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 6,104,316

Total number of firms 2002 = 292,984

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 9.8%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 0.5%

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.5%

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.0%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage value is not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 26.2%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 81,132,781

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 32,988,974

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 40,629,089

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 9,895

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 50,776

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 7,592,107

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 1,960,660

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 30,051,171

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,158