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50 State Comparison - Fiscal, Economics, and Population

Bachelor's Degree Recipients

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Percent of population 25 years and over who have earned a bachelor's degree, 2003.

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45% - District of Columbia: 44.2% Massachusetts: 35.8% Colorado: 34.7% Connecticut: 34.6% Maryland: 34.5% Virginia: 32.2% New Jersey: 32.1% Vermont: 32.0% Minnesota: 30.6% New Hampshire: 30.3% Washington: 30.2% New York: 29.7% California: 29.1% Rhode Island: 29.1% Kansas: 28.7% Hawaii: 28.2% Illinois: 28.1% Delaware: 27.6% Alaska: 26.6% United States of America: 26.5% Oregon: 26.4% Utah: 26.2% Maine: 25.9% Montana: 25.8% Georgia: 25.7% Nebraska: 25.3% Florida: 25.0% North Dakota: 25.0% Texas: 24.5% Arizona: 24.3% Michigan: 24.3% North Carolina: 24.3% Pennsylvania: 24.2% Missouri: 24.1% Idaho: 24.0% Wisconsin: 23.8% New Mexico: 23.7% Wyoming: 23.7% South Carolina: 23.2% South Dakota: 23.1% Ohio: 23.0% Iowa: 22.5% Oklahoma: 21.9% Tennessee: 21.5% Louisiana: 21.3% Alabama: 21.2% Indiana: 21.0% Nevada: 19.5% Arkansas: 19.0% Mississippi: 18.7% Kentucky: 18.6% West Virginia: 17.0%  
34% -
22% -
11% -
 

District of Columbia

Massachusetts

Colorado

Connecticut

Maryland

Virginia

New Jersey

Vermont

Minnesota

New Hampshire

Washington

New York

California

Rhode Island

Kansas

Hawaii

Illinois

Delaware

Alaska

United States of America

Oregon

Utah

Maine

Montana

Georgia

Nebraska

Florida

North Dakota

Texas

Arizona

Michigan

North Carolina

Pennsylvania

Missouri

Idaho

Wisconsin

New Mexico

Wyoming

South Carolina

South Dakota

Ohio

Iowa

Oklahoma

Tennessee

Louisiana

Alabama

Indiana

Nevada

Arkansas

Mississippi

Kentucky

West Virginia

 

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