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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, 2007.

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50% - District of Columbia: 47.5% Massachusetts: 37.9% Maryland: 35.2% Colorado: 35.0% Connecticut: 34.7% New Jersey: 33.9% Vermont: 33.6% Virginia: 33.6% New Hampshire: 32.5% New York: 31.7% Minnesota: 31.0% Washington: 30.3% Rhode Island: 29.8% California: 29.5% Illinois: 29.5% Hawaii: 29.2% Kansas: 28.8% Utah: 28.7% Oregon: 28.3% Nebraska: 27.5% United States of America: 27.5% Georgia: 27.1% Montana: 27.0% Maine: 26.7% Delaware: 26.1% Alaska: 26.0% Florida: 25.8% Pennsylvania: 25.8% North Dakota: 25.7% North Carolina: 25.6% Wisconsin: 25.4% Arizona: 25.3% Texas: 25.2% South Dakota: 25.0% New Mexico: 24.8% Michigan: 24.7% Idaho: 24.5% Missouri: 24.5% Iowa: 24.3% Ohio: 24.1% South Carolina: 23.5% Wyoming: 23.4% Oklahoma: 22.8% Indiana: 22.1% Nevada: 21.8% Tennessee: 21.8% Alabama: 21.4% Louisiana: 20.4% Kentucky: 20.0% Arkansas: 19.3% Mississippi: 18.9% West Virginia: 17.3%  
38% -
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District of Columbia

Massachusetts

Maryland

Colorado

Connecticut

New Jersey

Vermont

Virginia

New Hampshire

New York

Minnesota

Washington

Rhode Island

California

Illinois

Hawaii

Kansas

Utah

Oregon

Nebraska

United States of America

Georgia

Montana

Maine

Delaware

Alaska

Florida

Pennsylvania

North Dakota

North Carolina

Wisconsin

Arizona

Texas

South Dakota

New Mexico

Michigan

Idaho

Missouri

Iowa

Ohio

South Carolina

Wyoming

Oklahoma

Indiana

Nevada

Tennessee

Alabama

Louisiana

Kentucky

Arkansas

Mississippi

West Virginia

 

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