(data based on Educational Attainment in the U.S.:2010 (United State Census Bureau) April 26, 2011)
Working Women Have Higher Percentage of College Degrees than Men
In the working population 25 years old+, more women (37 percent) than men (35 percent) hold college degrees.
Looking at the entire 25+ population, the percentage difference is a little more even with women at 29.6 percent and men at 30.3 percent.
Increase in High School and College Completion Rates
PERCENT OF POPULATION 25 YEARS+ HOLDING DEGREE
|YEAR||High School or Equivalent||Bachelors|
Education Foreign Born Population
|Population 25+||High School or Equivalent||Bachelors|
Financial Value of Education