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California County Comparison - Fiscal, Economics, and Population - Table

Advanced Degree Recipients

Focus on Los Angeles County

Description

Percent of population 25 years and over who have earned an advanced degree, 2005 to 2009. Click on the county name to see a graph showing the trend of this data over time.

County 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
State Average 10.6% 10.4% 10.5% 10.8% 10.7%
Alameda County 16.0% 15.6% 15.9% 16.1% 16.0%
Butte County 8.5% 8.0% 7.3% 7.5% 8.0%
Contra Costa County 13.8% 13.4% 13.4% 13.7% 13.1%
El Dorado County 10.0% 10.7% 9.3% 8.2% 11.6%
Fresno County 6.3% 5.8% 5.8% 6.0% 6.8%
Humboldt County 7.9% 8.0% 8.2% 8.4% 8.1%
Imperial County 5.0% 3.5% 3.2% 4.6% 4.6%
Kern County 5.3% 4.7% 4.9% 4.4% 4.5%
Kings County 2.6% 3.4% 3.9% 2.9% 2.9%
Lake County 6.1% 4.7% 4.7% 5.0% 3.8%
Los Angeles County 9.5% 9.4% 9.6% 9.9% 9.7%
Madera County 3.5% 2.7% 5.1% 4.2% 4.1%
Marin County 24.2% 22.8% 21.8% 23.8% 22.6%
Mendocino County 10.4% 7.5% 9.0% 8.9% 8.1%
Merced County 4.0% 3.4% 4.1% 5.3% 3.4%
Monterey County 9.5% 9.4% 9.0% 9.1% 8.3%
Napa County 10.2% 10.5% 8.5% 10.6% 11.5%
Nevada County 10.9% 8.3% 9.3% 9.6% 11.8%
Orange County 12.4% 12.0% 12.4% 12.3% 12.2%
Placer County 9.5% 10.6% 10.5% 9.6% 10.7%
Riverside County 6.8% 6.5% 6.8% 6.4% 7.1%
Sacramento County 9.1% 8.7% 8.6% 8.7% 8.5%
San Bernardino County 6.0% 5.6% 6.3% 6.0% 6.1%
San Diego County 12.8% 12.7% 12.2% 12.9% 12.6%
San Francisco County 18.9% 18.9% 19.2% 20.8% 20.1%
San Joaquin County 4.7% 5.0% 4.3% 4.5% 5.9%
San Luis Obispo County 10.5% 9.8% 11.5% 11.6% 10.7%
San Mateo County 16.1% 17.0% 16.2% 16.7% 17.5%
Santa Barbara County 12.1% 11.2% 11.5% 14.2% 13.2%
Santa Clara County 18.7% 19.0% 19.3% 19.6% 19.1%
Santa Cruz County 14.9% 13.7% 14.5% 16.9% 14.4%
Shasta County 5.6% 5.1% 6.5% 5.7% 6.6%
Solano County 6.1% 6.8% 6.2% 6.8% 6.9%
Sonoma County 11.2% 10.0% 10.5% 11.0% 12.1%
Stanislaus County 4.8% 4.4% 4.7% 5.0% 4.9%
Sutter County 4.6% 5.9% 6.3% 4.5% 6.2%
Tulare County 3.6% 3.7% 4.1% 3.9% 4.1%
Ventura County 10.9% 10.4% 11.4% 10.5% 11.6%
Yolo County 19.4% 17.8% 20.2% 19.0% 16.4%
Yuba County 5.1% 3.9% 3.1% 3.1% 3.7%
 
Not all counties are included in the data from the Census Bureau.

Other Statistics for the County, its Region, and its Legislative Districts

Detail Pages College-Going Rate Campus Crime Statistics Economic Data
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Los
Angeles

Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
Asm 36
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Los Angeles
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Los Angeles

Source of Data: U.S. Census Bureau American FactFinder
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