## Interpretation of Demographics Data

### Demographic Data Report by State

Education: At least bachelors degree

Population Ages 25+

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes

2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Data

Sorted by Rank

#### United States

- Value (Percent) : The value is 30.3 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 64,767,787.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : N/A

#### West Virginia

- Value (Percent) : The value is 19.6 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 253,706.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 52

#### Mississippi

- Value (Percent) : The value is 21.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 409,891.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 51

#### Arkansas

- Value (Percent) : The value is 21.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 424,446.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 50

#### Kentucky

- Value (Percent) : The value is 22.7 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 674,165.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 49

#### Louisiana

- Value (Percent) : The value is 23.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 703,875.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 48

#### Nevada

- Value (Percent) : The value is 23.2 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 445,561.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 47

#### Alabama

- Value (Percent) : The value is 24.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 783,076.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 46

#### Oklahoma

- Value (Percent) : The value is 24.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 620,115.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 45

#### Puerto Rico

- Value (Percent) : The value is 24.6 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 590,850.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 44

#### Indiana

- Value (Percent) : The value is 24.6 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,068,062.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 43

#### Tennessee

- Value (Percent) : The value is 25.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,122,416.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 42

#### Wyoming

- Value (Percent) : The value is 26.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 100,674.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 41

#### Idaho

- Value (Percent) : The value is 26.2 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 274,984.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 40

#### South Carolina

- Value (Percent) : The value is 26.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 865,057.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 39

#### New Mexico

- Value (Percent) : The value is 26.7 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 366,238.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 38

#### Ohio

- Value (Percent) : The value is 26.7 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 2,092,875.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 37

#### Iowa

- Value (Percent) : The value is 27.2 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 559,431.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 36

#### Michigan

- Value (Percent) : The value is 27.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,831,798.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 35

#### South Dakota

- Value (Percent) : The value is 27.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 152,785.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 34

#### Missouri

- Value (Percent) : The value is 27.6 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,125,665.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 33

#### Florida

- Value (Percent) : The value is 27.9 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 3,929,796.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 32

#### Arizona

- Value (Percent) : The value is 28.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,241,425.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 31

#### Texas

- Value (Percent) : The value is 28.1 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 4,800,677.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 30

#### North Dakota

- Value (Percent) : The value is 28.2 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 134,554.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 29

#### Wisconsin

- Value (Percent) : The value is 28.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,104,082.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 28

#### Alaska

- Value (Percent) : The value is 28.8 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 135,525.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 27

#### North Carolina

- Value (Percent) : The value is 29.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,940,435.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 26

#### Maine

- Value (Percent) : The value is 29.3 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 280,570.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 25

#### Pennsylvania

- Value (Percent) : The value is 29.3 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 2,595,950.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 24

#### Georgia

- Value (Percent) : The value is 29.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,938,090.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 23

#### Montana

- Value (Percent) : The value is 29.9 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 209,072.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 22

#### Nebraska

- Value (Percent) : The value is 30.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 366,783.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 21

#### Delaware

- Value (Percent) : The value is 30.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 195,321.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 20

#### Hawaii

- Value (Percent) : The value is 31.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 305,201.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 19

#### Oregon

- Value (Percent) : The value is 31.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 866,373.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 18

#### Kansas

- Value (Percent) : The value is 31.6 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 593,801.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 17

#### Utah

- Value (Percent) : The value is 31.7 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 540,721.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 16

#### California

- Value (Percent) : The value is 32.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 8,176,487.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 15

#### Rhode Island

- Value (Percent) : The value is 32.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 235,228.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 14

#### Illinois

- Value (Percent) : The value is 32.9 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 2,834,869.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 13

#### Washington

- Value (Percent) : The value is 33.6 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,612,159.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 12

#### Minnesota

- Value (Percent) : The value is 34.2 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,253,937.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 11

#### New York

- Value (Percent) : The value is 34.7 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 4,691,446.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 10

#### New Hampshire

- Value (Percent) : The value is 35.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 330,676.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 9

#### Vermont

- Value (Percent) : The value is 36.2 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 158,225.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 8

#### Virginia

- Value (Percent) : The value is 36.9 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 2,073,641.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 7

#### New Jersey

- Value (Percent) : The value is 37.5 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 2,290,041.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 6

#### Connecticut

- Value (Percent) : The value is 38.0 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 938,319.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 5

#### Maryland

- Value (Percent) : The value is 38.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,556,711.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 4

#### Colorado

- Value (Percent) : The value is 38.7 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,389,730.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 3

#### Massachusetts

- Value (Percent) : The value is 41.2 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 1,916,806.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 2

#### District of Columbia

- Value (Percent) : The value is 55.4 percent.
- People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree) : The number of people (education: at least bachelors degree) is 256,316.
- Rank within US (of 52 states) : This state is ranked 1

**Notes:**

Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/18/2019 12:42 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.

Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.