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Educational Attainment Excel file

Downstate
Upstate
Downstate % of total
Upstate % of Total
Statewide
Statewide % of Total
US
US % of total
9th to 12th grade, no diploma Total 937335 458539 9.380% 9.380% 1395874 9.380% 22454178 9.86%
Associate's degree Total 656847 503723 6.573% 10.305% 1160570 7.799% 16104898 7.07%
Bachelor's degree Total 1901162 681793 19.025% 13.947% 2582955 17.357% 36833229 16.18%
Graduate or professional degree Total 1281287 485047 12.822% 9.923% 1766334 11.869% 20148621 8.85%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) Total 2759171 1610361 27.611% 32.943% 4369532 29.362% 69592632 30.56%
Less than 9th grade Total 808126 163081 8.087% 3.336% 971207 6.526% 13316688 5.85%
Some college, no degree Total 1649171 985772 16.503% 20.166% 2634943 17.706% 49262938 21.63%
Total Total 9993099 4888316 100.000% 100.000% 14881415 100.000% 2.28E+08 100.00%