Cairo Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): habitational name from any of various places in Sicily named Cairo.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Cairo Family Origin

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Cairo Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Cigar Maker

    8%
  • Cook

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cairo family was Cook. The most common Cairo occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 23% of Cairo's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cairo.

Source: Census data for Cairo | Data not to scale

Cairo Historical Records

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Cairo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Cairo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Cairo in 1946 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cairo

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