Puerto Rico

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Language Spoken At Home in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 5 years and over3,494,384100%
English only165,1524.7%
Language other than English3,329,23295.3%
   Speak English less than very well2,816,12880.6%
   Spanish3,324,58895.1%
      Speak English less than very well2,813,72280.5%
   Other Indo-European languages2,8290.1%
      Speak English less than very well1,0890.0%
   Asian and Pacific Islander languages1,2420.0%
      Speak English less than very well9690.0%
   Other languages5730.0%
      Speak English less than very well3480.0%

Ancestry in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Total population3,716,727100%
  American51,1311.4%
  Arab2,5450.1%
  Czech410.0%
  Danish1250.0%
  Dutch3510.0%
  English1,1880.0%
  French (except Basque)2,8510.1%
  French Canadian2800.0%
  German2,3930.1%
  Greek1240.0%
  Hungarian580.0%
  Irish1,3550.0%
  Italian4,2660.1%
  Lithuanian450.0%
  Norwegian1260.0%
  Polish6000.0%
  Portuguese4550.0%
  Russian2360.0%
  Scotch-Irish180.0%
  Scottish1320.0%
  Slovak250.0%
  Subsaharan African3,1780.1%
  Swedish800.0%
  Swiss1360.0%
  Ukrainian1210.0%
  Welsh470.0%
  West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups)3,5650.1%
Households By Type in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Total households1,217,584100%
  Family households (families)887,61572.9%
     With own children under 18 years361,76429.7%
     Married-couple family514,68742.3%
        With own children under 18 years180,60614.8%
     Male householder, no wife present, family74,6086.1%
        With own children under 18 years32,7452.7%
     Female householder, no husband present, family298,32024.5%
        With own children under 18 years148,41312.2%
  Nonfamily households329,96927.1%
     Householder living alone289,00123.7%
        65 years and over121,56510.0%
 
  Households with one or more people under 18 years432,52135.5%
  Households with one or more people 65 years and over388,91631.9%
 
  Average household size30%
  Average family size40%
Relationship in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Population in households3,678,464100%
  Householder1,217,58433.1%
  Spouse514,29114.0%
  Child1,408,71738.3%
  Other relatives389,04810.6%
  Nonrelatives148,8244.0%
     Unmarried partner91,6242.5%
Marital Status in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Males 15 years and over1,407,008100%
  Never married591,51342.0%
  Now married, except separated577,02841.0%
  Separated39,0752.8%
  Widowed41,0402.9%
  Divorced158,35211.3%
 
  Females 15 years and over1,580,413100%
  Never married543,01134.4%
  Now married, except separated575,17836.4%
  Separated56,1123.6%
  Widowed169,30710.7%
  Divorced236,80515.0%
Fertility in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Number of women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months40,628100%
  Unmarried women (widowed, divorced, and never married)21,55453.1%
     Per 1,000 unmarried women360%
  Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old440%
     Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old370%
     Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old770%
     Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old150%
Grandparents in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Number of grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years116,097100%
  Responsible for grandchildren54,01346.5%
        Less than 1 year10,5129.1%
        1 or 2 years11,0709.5%
        3 or 4 years7,8216.7%
        5 or more years24,61021.2%
  Number of grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years54,013100%
  Who are female34,51863.9%
  Who are married35,44865.6%
School Enrollment in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school1,010,133100%
  Nursery school, preschool55,8855.5%
  Kindergarten44,6804.4%
  Elementary school (grades 1-8)416,63741.2%
  High school (grades 9-12)217,76721.6%
  College or graduate school275,16427.2%
Educational Attainment in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 25 years and over2,440,974100%
  Less than 9th grade489,67820.1%
  9th to 12th grade, no diploma250,10810.2%
  High school graduate (includes equivalency)627,60825.7%
  Some college, no degree312,29912.8%
  Associate's degree212,4518.7%
  Bachelor's degree401,06716.4%
  Graduate or professional degree147,7636.1%
 
  Percent high school graduate or higher069.7%
  Percent bachelor's degree or higher022.5%
Veteran Status in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Civilian population 18 years and over2,817,661100%
  Civilian veterans111,6994.0%
Disability Status Of The Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Total Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population3,690,113100%
  With a disability767,74720.8%
 
Under 18 years896,254100%
  With a disability69,3217.7%
 
18 to 64 years2,251,952100%
  With a disability410,29418.2%
 
65 years and over541,907100%
  With a disability288,13253.2%
Residence 1 Year Ago in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Population 1 year and over3,676,754100%
  Same house3,401,29692.5%
  Different house in the U.S.270,7707.4%
     Same county243,5626.6%
     Different county151,3754.1%
        Same state92,1872.5%
        Different state27,2080.7%
  Abroad4,6880.1%
Place Of Birth in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Total population3,716,727100%
  Native3,612,23097.2%
     Born in United States3,601,08796.9%
        State of residence3,414,80491.9%
        Different state186,2835.0%
     Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s)11,1430.3%
  Foreign born104,4972.8%
U.S. Citizenship Status in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Foreign-born population104,497100%
  Naturalized U.S. citizen41,18339.4%
  Not a U.S. citizen63,31460.6%
Year of Entry in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Population born outside the United States301,674100%
  Native197,177100%
    Entered 2010 or later5,1982.6%
    Entered before 2010191,97997.4%
  Foreign born104,497100%
    Entered 2010 or later2,6742.6%
    Entered before 2010101,82397.4%
World Region Of Birth Of Foreign Born in Puerto Rico
*Base on 2012 Data
Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea104,497100%
  Europe4,5854.4%
  Asia2,5632.5%
  Africa1340.1%
  Oceania1300.1%
  Latin America96,89592.7%
  Northern America1900.2%