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Demographic Profile            
  Percent     Value    
  NESA, SC South Carolina USA NESA, SC South Carolina USA
Demographics            
Population 736,439 4,832,482 318,857,056
Population Annual Average Growth 1.3% 1.4% 0.9% 8,608 62,156 2,605,176
Median Age 40.1 37.9 37.2
Under 18 Years 22.6% 23.4% 24.0% 160,267 1,080,474 74,181,467
18 to 24 Years 9.1% 10.3% 9.9% 64,570 476,445 30,672,088
25 to 34 Years 12.0% 12.8% 13.3% 85,410 592,056 41,063,948
35 to 44 Years 12.6% 13.0% 13.3% 89,389 601,292 41,070,606
45 to 54 Years 14.2% 14.3% 14.6% 100,902 659,428 45,006,716
55 to 64 Years 14.0% 12.6% 11.8% 99,730 583,795 36,482,729
65 to 74 Years 9.3% 8.0% 7.0% 66,155 369,043 21,713,429
75 Years, and Over 6.2% 5.7% 6.0% 43,806 262,831 18,554,555
Economic            
Labor Force Participation Rate and Size (civilian population 16 years and over) 58.2% 60.8% 63.8% 334,267 2,261,467 157,113,886
Armed Forces Labor Force 0.1% 0.9% 0.4% 606 34,188 1,083,691
Veterans, Age 18-64 7.3% 8.1% 6.2% 32,214 235,858 11,977,656
Median Household Income $38,500 $44,779 $53,046
Poverty Level (of all people) 22.1% 18.1% 15.4% 154,651 820,308 46,663,433
Mean Commute Time (minutes) 22.7 23.5 25.5
Commute via Public Transportation 0.4% 0.6% 5.0% 1,226 11,605 7,000,722
Union Membership 2.6% 3.0% 11.1%
Educational Attainment, Age 25-64            
No High School Diploma 14.9% 13.0% 12.2% 56,091 319,493 20,081,351
High School Graduate 34.7% 29.4% 26.7% 130,388 719,940 43,924,394
Some College, No Degree 21.5% 22.0% 22.0% 80,616 538,978 36,266,398
Associate's Degree 9.3% 9.6% 8.6% 34,822 235,053 14,216,331
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 17.1% 19.5% 48,638 418,080 32,105,737
Postgraduate Degree 6.6% 9.0% 11.0% 24,834 220,270 18,142,599