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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, 2004.

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50% - District of Columbia: 47.7% Massachusetts: 37.4% Maryland: 34.8% Connecticut: 34.6% Colorado: 33.7% New Jersey: 33.3% Virginia: 32.7% New Hampshire: 32.1% Vermont: 32.0% Washington: 31.3% New York: 30.5% Minnesota: 29.7% California: 29.4% Hawaii: 29.1% Illinois: 29.1% Kansas: 28.3% Delaware: 28.1% Rhode Island: 28.1% Utah: 28.0% Oregon: 27.7% Montana: 27.5% Alaska: 27.2% United States of America: 27.0% Nebraska: 26.6% Maine: 26.1% Georgia: 25.6% Texas: 25.6% Florida: 25.4% Wyoming: 24.8% Arizona: 24.7% Pennsylvania: 24.7% Michigan: 24.6% North Carolina: 24.6% South Carolina: 24.6% Missouri: 24.3% Wisconsin: 24.1% North Dakota: 24.0% Iowa: 23.9% Idaho: 23.8% New Mexico: 23.6% Ohio: 23.3% South Dakota: 23.2% Oklahoma: 22.2% Tennessee: 22.2% Alabama: 21.9% Indiana: 21.5% Louisiana: 21.5% Nevada: 19.3% Kentucky: 19.0% Mississippi: 18.9% Arkansas: 18.1% West Virginia: 16.3%  
38% -
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District of Columbia

Massachusetts

Maryland

Connecticut

Colorado

New Jersey

Virginia

New Hampshire

Vermont

Washington

New York

Minnesota

California

Hawaii

Illinois

Kansas

Delaware

Rhode Island

Utah

Oregon

Montana

Alaska

United States of America

Nebraska

Maine

Georgia

Texas

Florida

Wyoming

Arizona

Pennsylvania

Michigan

North Carolina

South Carolina

Missouri

Wisconsin

North Dakota

Iowa

Idaho

New Mexico

Ohio

South Dakota

Oklahoma

Tennessee

Alabama

Indiana

Louisiana

Nevada

Kentucky

Mississippi

Arkansas

West Virginia

 

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