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Demographic Data Report by State
Education: At least bachelors degree
Population Ages 25+
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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Value (Percent)
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People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree)
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Rank within US
(of 52 states)
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United States 32.1 70,920,162 N/A
West Virginia 20.6 265,398 52
Mississippi 22.0 435,153 51
Arkansas 23.0 463,236 50
Louisiana 24.1 753,585 49
Kentucky 24.2 731,082 48
Nevada 24.7 505,691 47
Alabama 25.5 845,772 46
Oklahoma 25.5 661,509 45
Puerto Rico 25.9 606,883 44
Indiana 26.5 1,172,156 43
New Mexico 27.3 383,519 42
Tennessee 27.3 1,254,145 41
Wyoming 27.4 106,855 40
Idaho 27.6 307,537 39
South Carolina 28.1 969,279 38
Ohio 28.3 2,255,326 37
Iowa 28.6 597,831 36
South Dakota 28.8 165,080 35
Michigan 29.1 1,985,170 34
Missouri 29.2 1,212,562 33
Arizona 29.5 1,394,526 32
Alaska 29.6 142,019 31
Florida 29.9 4,471,701 30
Texas 29.9 5,420,676 29
North Dakota 30.0 148,757 28
Wisconsin 30.1 1,191,329 27
North Carolina 31.3 2,182,853 26
Georgia 31.3 2,157,616 25
Pennsylvania 31.4 2,814,285 24
Maine 31.8 309,888 23
Nebraska 31.9 399,225 22
Delaware 32.0 214,138 21
Montana 32.0 231,669 20
Hawaii 33.0 327,466 19
Kansas 33.4 635,070 18
Oregon 33.7 975,920 17
California 33.9 8,980,726 16
Utah 34.0 620,505 15
Rhode Island 34.2 252,118 14
Illinois 34.7 3,010,025 13
Washington 36.0 1,837,612 12
Minnesota 36.1 1,359,167 11
New York 36.6 4,985,807 10
New Hampshire 37.0 355,737 9
Vermont 38.0 167,483 8
Virginia 38.8 2,240,360 7
Connecticut 39.3 975,465 6
New Jersey 39.7 2,440,951 5
Maryland 40.2 1,662,724 4
Colorado 40.9 1,565,134 3
Massachusetts 43.7 2,089,065 2
District of Columbia 58.5 289,259 1
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/30/2021 1:42 am.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Education: At least bachelors degree, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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