Educational Attainment in Illinois (State)

Educational Attainment#1

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Illinois
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 38.877397% 36.652171% 38.877397% 38.9% 3,308,365 3.31M 48.403282% 49.364567% 48.403282% 48.4% 4,118,993 4.12M 12.719321% 13.983262% 12.719321% 12.7% 1,082,381 1.08M

Relative Educational Attainment#2

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than the United States at large.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
-5% 0% +5% % ref. Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 6.071198% 6.071198% +6.1% 38.877% 38.9% 36.652% 36.7% -1.947316% -1.947316% -1.9% 48.403% 48.4% 49.365% 49.4% -9.038960% -9.038960% -9.0% 12.719% 12.7% 13.983% 14.0%

Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#3

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
More Females More Males
United States
Illinois
0% 5% 10% F M Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 -3.840339% -3.525081% -3.840339% 4% 39.580% 39.6% 38.117% 38.1% -0.157519% 0.667124% 0.667124% 1% 48.249% 48.2% 48.571% 48.6% 9.382523% 10.098278% 9.382523% 9% 12.171% 12.2% 13.313% 13.3%

Detailed Educational Attainment#4

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Illinois
United States
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% Count Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 1.147109% 1.247818% 1.147109% 1.1% 97,616 97.6k 2.124965% 1.952867% 2.124965% 2.1% 180,829 181k 8.688915% 7.592250% 8.688915% 8.7% 739,404 739k 19.482936% 18.048615% 19.482936% 19.5% 1,657,947 1.66M 7.433471% 7.810621% 7.433471% 7.4% 632,569 633k 21.269830% 21.248458% 21.269830% 21.3% 1,810,007 1.81M 27.133453% 28.116109% 27.133453% 27.1% 2,308,986 2.31M 7.092015% 8.042543% 7.092015% 7.1% 603,512 604k 4.509915% 4.596171% 4.509915% 4.5% 383,782 384k 1.117390% 1.344549% 1.117390% 1.1% 95,087 95.1k

Detailed Relative Educational Attainment#5

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than the United States at large.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
-10% 0% +10% % ref. Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None -8.070777% -8.070777% -8.1% 1.147% 1.15% 1.248% 1.25% 8.812596% 8.812596% +8.8% 2.125% 2.12% 1.953% 1.95% 14.444535% 14.444535% +14.4% 8.689% 8.69% 7.592% 7.59% 7.946986% 7.946986% +7.9% 19.483% 19.5% 18.049% 18.0% -4.828683% -4.828683% -4.8% 7.433% 7.43% 7.811% 7.81% 0.100580% 0.100580% +0.1% 21.270% 21.3% 21.248% 21.2% -3.494993% -3.494993% -3.5% 27.133% 27.1% 28.116% 28.1% -11.818740% -11.818740% -11.8% 7.092% 7.09% 8.043% 8.04% -1.876682% -1.876682% -1.9% 4.510% 4.51% 4.596% 4.60% -16.894789% -16.894789% -16.9% 1.117% 1.12% 1.345% 1.34%

Detailed Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#6

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
More Females More Males
United States
Illinois
20% 0% 20% 40% 60% F M Doctorate 1 Professional 1 Master's 1 Bachelor's 1 Associate's 1 Some College High School 2 Some H.S. 3 Less than H.S. 3 None 59.432189% 74.389548% 59.432189% 59% 0.892% 0.89% 1.423% 1.42% 68.259169% 59.793388% 68.259169% 68% 1.600% 1.60% 2.693% 2.69% -16.058572% -14.599934% -16.058572% 16% 9.307% 9.31% 8.020% 8.02% -1.820719% -0.928852% -1.820719% 2% 19.652% 19.7% 19.300% 19.3% -21.661306% -23.903403% -21.661306% 22% 8.129% 8.13% 6.681% 6.68% -2.636372% -3.985848% -2.636372% 3% 21.536% 21.5% 20.982% 21.0% 3.275733% 2.709914% 3.275733% 3% 26.713% 26.7% 27.588% 27.6% 13.833966% 12.898910% 13.833966% 14% 6.650% 6.65% 7.570% 7.57% 3.421185% 8.397384% 3.421185% 3% 4.437% 4.44% 4.589% 4.59% -0.081486% 6.473749% 6.473749% 6% 1.084% 1.08% 1.154% 1.15%

Bachelor's Degrees By Age#7

Percentage of age cohort whose highest degree is a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Illinois
United States
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% B.X. Total 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 11.487526% 12.378447% 11.487526% 11.5% 190,332 190k 1,656,858 1.66M 18.493841% 17.536093% 18.493841% 18.5% 622,069 622k 3,363,655 3.36M 22.172196% 20.377805% 22.172196% 22.2% 379,388 379k 1,711,098 1.71M 26.216223% 22.464762% 26.216223% 26.2% 466,158 466k 1,778,128 1.78M

Relative Bachelor's Degrees By Age#8

Percentage of population whose highest degree is a Bachelor's, as a percentage more or less than the United States at large.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
5% 0% 5% 10% 15% % ref. 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 -7.197353% -7.197353% 7.2% 11.488% 11.5% 12.378% 12.4% 5.461579% 5.461579% 5.5% 18.494% 18.5% 17.536% 17.5% 8.805614% 8.805614% 8.8% 22.172% 22.2% 20.378% 20.4% 16.699314% 16.699314% 16.7% 26.216% 26.2% 22.465% 22.5%

Bachelor's Degrees Sex Ratio By Age#9

Percentage more likely men or women are to have their highest degree be a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
More Females More Males
United States
Illinois
20% 10% 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% F M 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 33.153441% 41.007306% 33.153441% 33.2% 10.073% 10.1% 13.412% 13.4% -2.964768% -2.964768% 3.0% 0.763433% 18.757% 18.8% 18.217% 18.2% -9.155909% -13.826130% -9.155909% 9.2% 23.139% 23.1% 21.198% 21.2% -17.490808% -21.411617% -17.490808% 17.5% 28.332% 28.3% 24.115% 24.1%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#10

Among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Illinois
United States
$0k $20k $40k $60k Count % Graduate Degree 1 Bachelor's Degree Some College H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 Total $68,489.000000 $66,493.000000 $68,489.000000 $68.5k 1,017,849 1.02M 11.961% 12.0% $51,864.000000 $50,254.000000 $51,864.000000 $51.9k 1,657,947 1.66M 19.483% 19.5% $34,638.000000 $33,702.000000 $34,638.000000 $34.6k 2,442,576 2.44M 28.703% 28.7% $28,242.000000 $27,528.000000 $28,242.000000 $28.2k 2,308,986 2.31M 27.133% 27.1% $20,962.000000 $19,652.000000 $20,962.000000 $21.0k 1,082,381 1.08M 12.719% 12.7% $37,845.000000 $35,644.000000 $37,845.000000 $37.8k 8,509,739 8.51M 100.000% 100%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#11

By sex among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Female Male
United States
Illinois
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$50k $0k $50k F M Graduate Degree 1 Bachelor's Degree Some College H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 Total $-57,313.000000 $-55,768.000000 $-57,313.000000 $57.3k $57,313.000000 $28,258.000000 $55,768.000000 $27,841.000000 $85,571.000000 $85.6k 521,847 522k 496,002 496k $-42,551.000000 $-41,814.000000 $-42,551.000000 $42.6k $42,551.000000 $21,447.000000 $41,814.000000 $19,436.000000 $63,998.000000 $64.0k 869,073 869k 788,874 789k $-28,262.000000 $-28,279.000000 $-28,262.000000 $28.3k $28,262.000000 $15,008.000000 $28,279.000000 $13,241.000000 $43,270.000000 $43.3k 1,311,860 1.31M 1,130,716 1.13M $-22,294.000000 $-22,245.000000 $-22,294.000000 $22.3k $22,294.000000 $11,993.000000 $22,245.000000 $10,643.000000 $34,287.000000 $34.3k 1,181,356 1.18M 1,127,630 1.13M $-16,554.000000 $-15,235.000000 $-16,554.000000 $16.6k $16,554.000000 $7,840.000000 $15,235.000000 $7,441.000000 $24,394.000000 $24.4k 538,240 538k 544,141 544k $-31,076.000000 $-30,182.000000 $-31,076.000000 $31.1k $31,076.000000 $13,862.000000 $30,182.000000 $11,834.000000 $44,938.000000 $44.9k 4,422,376 4.42M 4,087,363 4.09M

Composition of the Armed Forces by Educational Attainment#12

Percentage of the armed forces aged 25 to 64 years old with various highest levels of educational attainment.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Illinois
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 35.594957% 34.764733% 35.594957% 35.6% 3,473 53.346315% 50.183177% 53.346315% 53.3% 5,205 10.812750% 14.694043% 10.812750% 10.8% 1,055 0.245977% 0.358048% 0.245977% 0.2% 24

Employment by Educational Attainment#13

Percentage of population that is employed by highest level of educational attainment among the population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Illinois
United States
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 82.867763% 82.372807% 82.867763% 82.9% 1,931,360 1.93M 74.221831% 73.317364% 74.221831% 74.2% 1,536,645 1.54M 66.397899% 66.182117% 66.397899% 66.4% 1,136,080 1.14M 52.548966% 52.161759% 52.548966% 52.5% 389,319 389k

Lacking High School Diploma By Race#14

Percent of racial or ethnic group lacking a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Female Male
United States
Illinois
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20% 0% 20% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -7.255126% -8.459925% -7.255126% 7.3% 7.255126% 0.155167% 8.459925% 0.846013% 7.410293% 7.4% 206,457 206k 218,115 218k -14.914942% -16.088321% -14.914942% 14.9% 14.914942% 3.879353% 16.088321% 2.813848% 18.794295% 18.8% 94,565 94.6k 93,409 93.4k -7.700434% -3.683851% -12.265884% -3.937363% -11.384285% 11.4% 7.700434% 12.265884% 7.700434% 7.7% 15,015 15.0k 25,148 25.1k -37.482411% -35.059179% -37.482411% 37.5% 37.482411% 2.373967% 35.059179% 3.293659% 39.856378% 39.9% 225,393 225k 197,915 198k -36.595423% -30.461904% -36.595423% 36.6% 36.595423% 2.731008% 30.461904% 3.659270% 39.326431% 39.3% 107,487 107k 93,812 93.8k

College Graduates By Race#15

Percent of racial or ethnic group with a bachelor's degree or higher.
Scope: population of the United States and Illinois
Female Male
United States
Illinois
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60% 40% 20% 0% 20% 40% 60% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -34.368473% -31.350018% -34.368473% 34.4% 34.368473% 1.606716% 31.350018% 1.629719% 35.975190% 36.0% 1,002,299 1.00M 1,033,239 1.03M -15.688909% -5.766419% -16.273816% -4.279397% -21.455328% 21.5% 15.688909% 16.273816% 15.688909% 15.7% 78,940 78.9k 134,370 134k -60.486824% -48.289665% -60.486824% 60.5% 60.486824% 4.532741% 48.289665% 5.075853% 65.019565% 65.0% 126,781 127k 133,616 134k -11.104608% -2.981006% -12.399023% -2.344279% -14.085614% 14.1% 11.104608% 12.399023% 11.104608% 11.1% 62,798 62.8k 74,375 74.4k -12.062418% -3.310765% -13.338695% -2.867936% -15.373183% 15.4% 12.062418% 13.338695% 12.062418% 12.1% 32,969 33.0k 39,409 39.4k

Map of Educational Attainment by County in Illinois

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County#16

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
14%22%30%38%45%54%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
39%45%52%58%64%71%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#18

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5.6%9.6%13.5%17.5%21.4%25.4%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.0%2.0%3.0%4.1%5.1%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County#20

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%0.6%1.3%1.9%2.6%3.3%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County#21

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.3%3.7%6.1%8.5%10.9%13.3%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County#22

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5.9%10.7%15.5%20.3%25.1%29.9%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County#23

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4.3%7.2%9.9%12.7%15.5%18.4%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
19.1%21.1%22.9%24.8%26.7%28.6%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County#25

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
19%25%30%36%42%48%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4.0%6.9%9.7%12.6%15.4%18.3%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County#27

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.1%3.1%5.1%7.0%9.0%11.0%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.10%0.54%0.98%1.42%1.86%2.31%
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Educational Attainment by Place in Illinois

There are 1,368 places in Illinois. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Illinois, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Illinois. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 37,421.

No H.S. Diploma by Place#29

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Illinois, selected places in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 10% 20% 30% Count # Cicero Waukegan Carpentersville Aurora Berwyn Elgin Hanover Park Chicago Rockford Joliet Rock Island Wheeling United States of America United States Decatur Romeoville Streamwood Illinois Des Plaines Bolingbrook Moline East North Central Oak Lawn Mount Prospect Mt Prospect Peoria Midwest Skokie Quincy Carol Stream Belleville DeKalb Hoffman Estates Hoffman Ests Springfield Palatine Crystal Lake Urbana Bartlett Tinley Park Lombard Orland Park Bloomington Evanston Schaumburg Champaign Elmhurst Normal Glenview Arlington Heights Arlington Hts Wheaton Park Ridge Downers Grove Oak Park Naperville Buffalo Grove Plainfield 37.410937% 37.410937% 37.4% 17,432 17.4k 1 29.345064% 29.345064% 29.3% 15,243 15.2k 2 27.715769% 27.715769% 27.7% 6,034 3 23.794804% 23.794804% 23.8% 28,327 28.3k 4 22.834072% 22.834072% 22.8% 8,144 5 21.446484% 21.446484% 21.4% 14,453 14.5k 6 20.981970% 20.981970% 21.0% 4,876 7 18.889759% 18.889759% 18.9% 339,149 339k 8 17.470552% 17.470552% 17.5% 17,205 17.2k 9 16.063576% 16.063576% 16.1% 14,392 14.4k 10 15.209980% 15.209980% 15.2% 3,792 11 14.004886% 14.004886% 14.0% 3,726 12 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.814530% 13.814530% 13.8% 7,070 13 13.631449% 13.631449% 13.6% 3,152 14 13.409832% 13.409832% 13.4% 3,576 15 12.719321% 12.719321% 12.7% 1,082,381 1.08M 12.654234% 12.654234% 12.7% 5,415 16 11.943851% 11.943851% 11.9% 5,369 17 11.900905% 11.900905% 11.9% 3,526 18 11.687116% 11.687116% 11.7% 3,615,706 3.62M 11.625104% 11.625104% 11.6% 4,629 19 11.335404% 11.335404% 11.3% 4,307 20 11.186310% 11.186310% 11.2% 8,132 21 11.160136% 11.160136% 11.2% 4,973,316 4.97M 10.938546% 10.938546% 10.9% 5,064 22 10.445911% 10.445911% 10.4% 2,865 23 9.993161% 9.993161% 10.0% 2,630 24 9.484715% 9.484715% 9.5% 2,842 25 9.224644% 9.224644% 9.2% 1,900 26 9.166737% 9.166737% 9.2% 3,242 27 9.027151% 9.027151% 9.0% 7,105 28 8.834960% 8.834960% 8.8% 4,092 29 8.519558% 8.519558% 8.5% 2,215 30 7.046141% 7.046141% 7.0% 1,353 31 6.613894% 6.613894% 6.6% 1,788 32 6.382220% 6.382220% 6.4% 2,504 33 6.286068% 6.286068% 6.3% 1,928 34 5.791019% 5.791019% 5.8% 2,387 35 5.739528% 5.739528% 5.7% 2,839 36 5.722145% 5.722145% 5.7% 2,725 37 5.311246% 5.311246% 5.3% 2,860 38 5.066563% 5.066563% 5.1% 2,215 39 5.041988% 5.041988% 5.0% 1,447 40 5.017540% 5.017540% 5.0% 1,273 41 4.935180% 4.935180% 4.9% 1,557 42 4.444072% 4.444072% 4.4% 2,387 43 4.301044% 4.301044% 4.3% 1,483 44 4.194098% 4.194098% 4.2% 1,083 45 4.035755% 4.035755% 4.0% 1,368 46 3.534148% 3.534148% 3.5% 1,273 47 3.463023% 3.463023% 3.5% 3,158 48 3.387469% 3.387469% 3.4% 997 49 3.287812% 3.287812% 3.3% 768 50

Bachelor's Degrees by Place#30

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Illinois, selected places in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 20% 40% 60% Count # Oak Park Evanston Naperville Buffalo Grove Wheaton Glenview Elmhurst Urbana Park Ridge Downers Grove Arlington Heights Arlington Hts Champaign Normal Plainfield Palatine Skokie Bloomington Hoffman Estates Hoffman Ests Schaumburg Bartlett Lombard Crystal Lake Orland Park Mount Prospect Mt Prospect Carol Stream Wheeling DeKalb Bolingbrook Tinley Park Chicago Springfield Des Plaines Peoria Streamwood Illinois Aurora United States of America United States Midwest Oak Lawn East North Central Moline Hanover Park Romeoville Elgin Joliet Belleville Rock Island Quincy Carpentersville Rockford Decatur Berwyn Waukegan Cicero 66.921155% 66.921155% 66.9% 24,105 24.1k 1 66.024107% 66.024107% 66.0% 31,442 31.4k 2 65.915870% 65.915870% 65.9% 60,110 60.1k 3 62.387877% 62.387877% 62.4% 18,362 18.4k 4 60.716357% 60.716357% 60.7% 20,935 20.9k 5 59.146090% 59.146090% 59.1% 18,660 18.7k 6 57.151817% 57.151817% 57.2% 16,402 16.4k 7 55.280700% 55.280700% 55.3% 10,615 10.6k 8 53.775850% 53.775850% 53.8% 13,886 13.9k 9 52.981090% 52.981090% 53.0% 17,959 18.0k 10 52.150357% 52.150357% 52.2% 28,011 28.0k 11 49.421291% 49.421291% 49.4% 21,606 21.6k 12 49.402862% 49.402862% 49.4% 12,534 12.5k 13 49.300056% 49.300056% 49.3% 11,516 11.5k 14 47.899214% 47.899214% 47.9% 22,185 22.2k 15 46.732909% 46.732909% 46.7% 21,635 21.6k 16 45.742358% 45.742358% 45.7% 22,626 22.6k 17 45.211638% 45.211638% 45.2% 15,990 16.0k 18 44.794607% 44.794607% 44.8% 24,121 24.1k 19 43.304727% 43.304727% 43.3% 11,707 11.7k 20 41.413713% 41.413713% 41.4% 12,702 12.7k 21 40.613101% 40.613101% 40.6% 10,559 10.6k 22 39.168830% 39.168830% 39.2% 16,145 16.1k 23 39.135698% 39.135698% 39.1% 14,870 14.9k 24 36.784710% 36.784710% 36.8% 9,681 25 36.414208% 36.414208% 36.4% 9,688 26 36.247997% 36.247997% 36.2% 7,466 27 35.052945% 35.052945% 35.1% 15,757 15.8k 28 34.268746% 34.268746% 34.3% 13,445 13.4k 29 34.196552% 34.196552% 34.2% 613,969 614k 30 34.070667% 34.070667% 34.1% 26,816 26.8k 31 33.625444% 33.625444% 33.6% 14,389 14.4k 32 32.659293% 32.659293% 32.7% 23,742 23.7k 33 31.447107% 31.447107% 31.4% 8,386 34 31.443926% 31.443926% 31.4% 2,675,796 2.68M 31.043201% 31.043201% 31.0% 36,956 37.0k 35 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 27.474450% 27.474450% 27.5% 12,243,500 12.2M 27.243276% 27.243276% 27.2% 10,848 10.8k 36 26.986381% 26.986381% 27.0% 8,348,922 8.35M 26.204941% 26.204941% 26.2% 7,764 37 24.704161% 24.704161% 24.7% 5,741 38 24.361026% 24.361026% 24.4% 5,633 39 24.019528% 24.019528% 24.0% 16,187 16.2k 40 23.914548% 23.914548% 23.9% 21,426 21.4k 41 23.061007% 23.061007% 23.1% 6,910 42 22.004733% 22.004733% 22.0% 5,486 43 21.938236% 21.938236% 21.9% 6,017 44 21.083092% 21.083092% 21.1% 4,590 45 20.820471% 20.820471% 20.8% 20,504 20.5k 46 20.444332% 20.444332% 20.4% 10,463 10.5k 47 19.491953% 19.491953% 19.5% 6,952 48 17.848067% 17.848067% 17.8% 9,271 49 7.504936% 7.504936% 7.5% 3,497 50

Very Advanced Degrees by Place#31

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Illinois, selected places in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 5% 10% Count # Evanston Oak Park Urbana Glenview Champaign Park Ridge Naperville Wheaton Buffalo Grove Elmhurst Skokie DeKalb Downers Grove Orland Park Chicago Arlington Heights Arlington Hts Normal Springfield Peoria Lombard Bloomington Hoffman Estates Hoffman Ests Bartlett Illinois Palatine United States of America United States Bolingbrook Mount Prospect Mt Prospect Midwest East North Central Des Plaines Wheeling Aurora Schaumburg Plainfield Rockford Rock Island Crystal Lake Oak Lawn Streamwood Moline Carol Stream Decatur Belleville Elgin Tinley Park Quincy Berwyn Joliet Hanover Park Waukegan Carpentersville Romeoville Cicero 14.167822% 14.167822% 14.2% 6,747 1 12.776235% 12.776235% 12.8% 4,602 2 11.644620% 11.644620% 11.6% 2,236 3 9.290310% 9.290310% 9.3% 2,931 4 9.222746% 9.222746% 9.2% 4,032 5 7.323213% 7.323213% 7.3% 1,891 6 7.207869% 7.207869% 7.2% 6,573 7 6.627030% 6.627030% 6.6% 2,285 8 6.193939% 6.193939% 6.2% 1,823 9 6.191853% 6.191853% 6.2% 1,777 10 5.765201% 5.765201% 5.8% 2,669 11 5.248337% 5.248337% 5.2% 1,081 12 4.667080% 4.667080% 4.7% 1,582 13 4.446978% 4.446978% 4.4% 1,833 14 4.322016% 4.322016% 4.3% 77,598 77.6k 15 4.060545% 4.060545% 4.1% 2,181 16 4.020338% 4.020338% 4.0% 1,020 17 3.886567% 3.886567% 3.9% 3,059 18 3.759492% 3.759492% 3.8% 2,733 19 3.677741% 3.677741% 3.7% 1,128 20 3.343846% 3.343846% 3.3% 1,654 21 3.313824% 3.313824% 3.3% 1,172 22 3.299549% 3.299549% 3.3% 892 23 3.272075% 3.272075% 3.3% 278,445 278k 3.234303% 3.234303% 3.2% 1,498 24 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 2.983182% 2.983182% 3.0% 1,341 25 2.866091% 2.866091% 2.9% 1,089 26 2.764775% 2.764775% 2.8% 1,232,073 1.23M 2.734704% 2.734704% 2.7% 846,050 846k 2.727145% 2.727145% 2.7% 1,167 27 2.634843% 2.634843% 2.6% 701 28 2.498173% 2.498173% 2.5% 2,974 29 2.410489% 2.410489% 2.4% 1,298 30 2.345991% 2.345991% 2.3% 548 31 2.241064% 2.241064% 2.2% 2,207 32 2.190045% 2.190045% 2.2% 546 33 2.100081% 2.100081% 2.1% 546 34 2.074387% 2.074387% 2.1% 826 35 1.998725% 1.998725% 2.0% 533 36 1.940732% 1.940732% 1.9% 575 37 1.827646% 1.827646% 1.8% 481 38 1.823049% 1.823049% 1.8% 933 39 1.651982% 1.651982% 1.7% 495 40 1.580330% 1.580330% 1.6% 1,065 41 1.496151% 1.496151% 1.5% 587 42 1.483939% 1.483939% 1.5% 407 43 1.413111% 1.413111% 1.4% 504 44 1.332679% 1.332679% 1.3% 1,194 45 1.234993% 1.234993% 1.2% 287 46 1.189743% 1.189743% 1.2% 618 47 1.088604% 1.088604% 1.1% 237 48 1.076850% 1.076850% 1.1% 249 49 0.229633% 0.229633% 0.2% 107 50

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Place#32

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois, selected places in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x F M # Bolingbrook Evanston Mt Prospect Belleville Springfield Hoffman Ests Joliet Quincy Buffalo Grove Carol Stream Wheeling Tinley Park Hanover Park Aurora Berwyn Rockford Crystal Lake Oak Lawn Glenview Midwest East North Central United States Romeoville Elgin Illinois Chicago Peoria Carpentersville Orland Park DeKalb Rock Island Palatine Elmhurst Lombard Decatur Waukegan Wheaton Normal Cicero Champaign Bloomington Schaumburg Des Plaines Park Ridge Moline Streamwood Arlington Hts Skokie Bartlett Oak Park Downers Grove Plainfield Urbana Naperville -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.275551x 1.275551x 1.28x 10.524% 10.5% 13.424% 13.4% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.261562x 1.261562x 1.26x 5.107% 5.11% 6.442% 6.44% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.253945x 1.253945x 1.25x 10.079% 10.1% 12.638% 12.6% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.225534x 1.225534x 1.23x 8.576% 8.58% 10.510% 10.5% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.186036x 1.186036x 1.19x 8.315% 8.31% 9.862% 9.86% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.178783x 1.178783x 1.18x 8.455% 8.46% 9.967% 9.97% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.173291x 1.173291x 1.17x 14.830% 14.8% 17.400% 17.4% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.162081x 1.162081x 1.16x 9.712% 9.71% 11.286% 11.3% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.160163x 1.160163x 1.16x 3.146% 3.15% 3.650% 3.65% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.156175x 1.156175x 1.16x 9.291% 9.29% 10.742% 10.7% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.138689x 1.138689x 1.14x 13.129% 13.1% 14.950% 14.9% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.133995x 1.133995x 1.13x 6.002% 6.00% 6.806% 6.81% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.133217x 1.133217x 1.13x 19.680% 19.7% 22.302% 22.3% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.132047x 1.132047x 1.13x 22.348% 22.3% 25.298% 25.3% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.128321x 1.128321x 1.13x 21.518% 21.5% 24.279% 24.3% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.114057x 1.114057x 1.11x 16.585% 16.6% 18.477% 18.5% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.113833x 1.113833x 1.11x 8.078% 8.08% 8.998% 9.00% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.109470x 1.109470x 1.11x 11.064% 11.1% 12.276% 12.3% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.106529x 1.106529x 1.11x 4.704% 4.70% 5.205% 5.20% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.106460x 1.106460x 1.11x 10.615% 10.6% 11.745% 11.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.103502x 1.103502x 1.10x 11.133% 11.1% 12.285% 12.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.099970x 1.099970x 1.10x 13.008% 13.0% 14.309% 14.3% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.099582x 1.099582x 1.10x 20.446% 20.4% 22.482% 22.5% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.093825x 1.093825x 1.09x 12.171% 12.2% 13.313% 13.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.081102x 1.081102x 1.08x 18.186% 18.2% 19.661% 19.7% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.071254x 1.071254x 1.07x 10.826% 10.8% 11.597% 11.6% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.064667x 1.064667x 1.06x 26.834% 26.8% 28.569% 28.6% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.064242x 1.064242x 1.06x 5.627% 5.63% 5.989% 5.99% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.063138x 1.063138x 1.06x 8.950% 8.95% 9.515% 9.52% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.057978x 1.057978x 1.06x 14.815% 14.8% 15.673% 15.7% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.050301x 1.050301x 1.05x 8.629% 8.63% 9.063% 9.06% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.047359x 1.047359x 1.05x 4.933% 4.93% 5.167% 5.17% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.038360x 1.038360x 1.04x 6.177% 6.18% 6.414% 6.41% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.023884x 1.023884x 1.02x 13.665% 13.7% 13.991% 14.0% 31 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.018567x 1.018567x 1.02x 29.077% 29.1% 29.617% 29.6% 32 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.016948x 1.016948x 1.02x 4.267% 4.27% 4.339% 4.34% 33 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.015555x 1.015555x 1.02x 4.980% 4.98% 5.058% 5.06% 34 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.012266x 1.012266x 1.01x 37.177% 37.2% 37.633% 37.6% 35 -1.003265x -1.003265x 1.00x 1.000000x 1.000000x 5.075% 5.07% 5.058% 5.06% 36 -1.019241x -1.019241x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 5.792% 5.79% 5.683% 5.68% 37 -1.031976x -1.031976x 1.03x 1.000000x 1.000000x 5.389% 5.39% 5.222% 5.22% 38 -1.075990x -1.075990x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 13.095% 13.1% 12.171% 12.2% 39 -1.084725x -1.084725x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.352% 4.35% 4.012% 4.01% 40 -1.100803x -1.100803x 1.10x 1.000000x 1.000000x 12.457% 12.5% 11.316% 11.3% 41 -1.115818x -1.115818x 1.12x 1.000000x 1.000000x 14.124% 14.1% 12.658% 12.7% 42 -1.145417x -1.145417x 1.15x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.731% 4.73% 4.131% 4.13% 43 -1.200084x -1.200084x 1.20x 1.000000x 1.000000x 11.842% 11.8% 9.868% 9.87% 44 -1.206477x -1.206477x 1.21x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.220% 7.22% 5.984% 5.98% 45 -1.207434x -1.207434x 1.21x 1.000000x 1.000000x 3.835% 3.84% 3.176% 3.18% 46 -1.212356x -1.212356x 1.21x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.398% 4.40% 3.628% 3.63% 47 -1.236561x -1.236561x 1.24x 1.000000x 1.000000x 3.627% 3.63% 2.933% 2.93% 48 -1.391068x -1.391068x 1.39x 1.000000x 1.000000x 8.117% 8.12% 5.835% 5.84% 49 -1.526748x -1.526748x 1.53x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.135% 4.13% 2.708% 2.71% 50

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Place#33

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois, selected places in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x 2x 3x F M # Crystal Lake Cicero Orland Park Decatur Moline Rockford Oak Lawn Quincy Tinley Park Urbana Glenview Peoria Normal Carpentersville Wheaton Arlington Hts Downers Grove Skokie Bloomington Naperville Elgin Belleville Buffalo Grove Springfield Hoffman Ests Champaign East North Central Carol Stream Midwest Lombard Rock Island United States Illinois Park Ridge Palatine Aurora Bartlett Oak Park Elmhurst Wheeling Schaumburg Bolingbrook Mt Prospect Chicago Evanston Waukegan Plainfield Des Plaines DeKalb Romeoville Joliet Hanover Park Berwyn Streamwood -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.052334x 3.052334x 3.05x 1.058% 1.06% 3.229% 3.23% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.801639x 2.801639x 2.80x 0.119% 0.12% 0.334% 0.33% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.701728x 2.701728x 2.70x 2.512% 2.51% 6.788% 6.79% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.545612x 2.545612x 2.55x 1.066% 1.07% 2.714% 2.71% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.524081x 2.524081x 2.52x 1.113% 1.11% 2.810% 2.81% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.457398x 2.457398x 2.46x 1.332% 1.33% 3.274% 3.27% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.442037x 2.442037x 2.44x 1.244% 1.24% 3.038% 3.04% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.355930x 2.355930x 2.36x 0.909% 0.91% 2.141% 2.14% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.292322x 2.292322x 2.29x 0.929% 0.93% 2.129% 2.13% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.221510x 2.221510x 2.22x 7.401% 7.40% 16.441% 16.4% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.195135x 2.195135x 2.20x 5.987% 5.99% 13.143% 13.1% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.156217x 2.156217x 2.16x 2.441% 2.44% 5.264% 5.26% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.143244x 2.143244x 2.14x 2.593% 2.59% 5.557% 5.56% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.130062x 2.130062x 2.13x 0.691% 0.69% 1.473% 1.47% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.122117x 2.122117x 2.12x 4.344% 4.34% 9.218% 9.22% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.069178x 2.069178x 2.07x 2.687% 2.69% 5.559% 5.56% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.968475x 1.968475x 1.97x 3.205% 3.21% 6.310% 6.31% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.955378x 1.955378x 1.96x 4.011% 4.01% 7.843% 7.84% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.899081x 1.899081x 1.90x 2.337% 2.34% 4.438% 4.44% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.895719x 1.895719x 1.90x 5.070% 5.07% 9.610% 9.61% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.889925x 1.889925x 1.89x 1.100% 1.10% 2.078% 2.08% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.889865x 1.889865x 1.89x 1.165% 1.16% 2.201% 2.20% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.876107x 1.876107x 1.88x 4.365% 4.36% 8.188% 8.19% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.830272x 1.830272x 1.83x 2.812% 2.81% 5.146% 5.15% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.817728x 1.817728x 1.82x 2.393% 2.39% 4.350% 4.35% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.810450x 1.810450x 1.81x 6.595% 6.60% 11.940% 11.9% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.768816x 1.768816x 1.77x 1.996% 2.00% 3.531% 3.53% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.767826x 1.767826x 1.77x 1.333% 1.33% 2.356% 2.36% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.755904x 1.755904x 1.76x 2.026% 2.03% 3.557% 3.56% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.724222x 1.724222x 1.72x 2.760% 2.76% 4.759% 4.76% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.697659x 1.697659x 1.70x 1.658% 1.66% 2.814% 2.81% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.650991x 1.650991x 1.65x 2.493% 2.49% 4.115% 4.12% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.621085x 1.621085x 1.62x 5.687% 5.69% 9.219% 9.22% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.613165x 1.613165x 1.61x 2.505% 2.50% 4.041% 4.04% 31 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.504097x 1.504097x 1.50x 2.003% 2.00% 3.013% 3.01% 32 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.487730x 1.487730x 1.49x 2.663% 2.66% 3.962% 3.96% 33 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.464275x 1.464275x 1.46x 10.540% 10.5% 15.433% 15.4% 34 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.451351x 1.451351x 1.45x 5.116% 5.12% 7.425% 7.42% 35 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.442484x 1.442484x 1.44x 2.172% 2.17% 3.134% 3.13% 36 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.418633x 1.418633x 1.42x 2.015% 2.02% 2.859% 2.86% 37 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.414847x 1.414847x 1.41x 2.480% 2.48% 3.508% 3.51% 38 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.411904x 1.411904x 1.41x 2.384% 2.38% 3.366% 3.37% 39 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.372759x 1.372759x 1.37x 3.670% 3.67% 5.038% 5.04% 40 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.351656x 1.351656x 1.35x 12.192% 12.2% 16.479% 16.5% 41 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.330085x 1.330085x 1.33x 1.022% 1.02% 1.359% 1.36% 42 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.321702x 1.321702x 1.32x 2.027% 2.03% 2.679% 2.68% 43 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.282107x 1.282107x 1.28x 2.404% 2.40% 3.082% 3.08% 44 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.243991x 1.243991x 1.24x 4.692% 4.69% 5.837% 5.84% 45 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.188002x 1.188002x 1.19x 0.988% 0.99% 1.174% 1.17% 46 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.112718x 1.112718x 1.11x 1.264% 1.26% 1.407% 1.41% 47 -1.295981x -1.295981x 1.30x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.393% 1.39% 1.075% 1.07% 48 -1.517570x -1.517570x 1.52x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.687% 1.69% 1.112% 1.11% 49 -1.619426x -1.619426x 1.62x 1.000000x 1.000000x 2.456% 2.46% 1.517% 1.52% 50

Educational Attainment by Metro Area in Illinois

There are 33 metro areas that are fully or partially contained within Illinois (25 fully and 8 partially). This section compares all 33 of those to each other, Illinois, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Illinois.

No H.S. Diploma by Metro Area#34

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Illinois, selected metro areas in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 5% 10% Count # Cape Girardeau Metro Area Cape Girardeau Paducah Metro Area Paducah Area Danville Metro Area Danville Area Lincoln Metro Area Lincoln Area Galesburg Metro Area Galesburg United States of America United States Rockford Metro Area Rockford Area Pontiac Metro Area Pontiac Area Canton Metro Area Canton Area Kankakee Metro Area Kankakee Area Dixon Metro Area Dixon Area Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Centralia Metro Area Centralia Mount Vernon Metro Area Mount Vernon Illinois Sterling Metro Area Sterling Area Decatur Metro Area Decatur Area Taylorville Metro Area Taylorville Jacksonville Metro Area Jacksonville East North Central Ottawa and Peru Metro Area Ottawa Area Midwest Rochelle Metro Area Rochelle Area Carbondale and Marion Metro Area Carbondale Quincy Metro Area Quincy Area Freeport Metro Area Freeport Area Fort Madison and Keokuk Metro Area Fort Madison Charleston and Mattoon Metro Area Charleston St. Louis Metro Area St. Louis Davenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro Area Davenport Burlington Metro Area Burlington Peoria Metro Area Peoria Area Effingham Metro Area Effingham Macomb Metro Area Macomb Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Champaign and Urbana Metro Area Champaign Bloomington Metro Area Bloomington 14.524364% 14.524364% 14.5% 9,103 1 14.309362% 14.309362% 14.3% 9,941 2 14.254523% 14.254523% 14.3% 7,769 3 14.185407% 14.185407% 14.2% 2,990 4 14.052797% 14.052797% 14.1% 5,137 5 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.866265% 13.866265% 13.9% 31,939 31.9k 6 13.861823% 13.861823% 13.9% 3,770 7 13.604563% 13.604563% 13.6% 3,578 8 13.592552% 13.592552% 13.6% 9,928 9 13.562923% 13.562923% 13.6% 3,383 10 13.350936% 13.350936% 13.4% 834,510 835k 11 13.341795% 13.341795% 13.3% 3,574 12 13.174521% 13.174521% 13.2% 3,545 13 12.719321% 12.719321% 12.7% 1,082,381 1.08M 12.564909% 12.564909% 12.6% 5,033 14 11.883579% 11.883579% 11.9% 8,909 15 11.767620% 11.767620% 11.8% 2,850 16 11.707038% 11.707038% 11.7% 3,272 17 11.687116% 11.687116% 11.7% 3,615,706 3.62M 11.364426% 11.364426% 11.4% 12,098 12.1k 18 11.160136% 11.160136% 11.2% 4,973,316 4.97M 11.100284% 11.100284% 11.1% 3,987 19 10.772164% 10.772164% 10.8% 8,701 20 10.596279% 10.596279% 10.6% 5,564 21 10.548625% 10.548625% 10.5% 3,484 22 10.361872% 10.361872% 10.4% 4,507 23 10.227360% 10.227360% 10.2% 3,999 24 10.101967% 10.101967% 10.1% 189,989 190k 25 10.044403% 10.044403% 10.0% 25,969 26.0k 26 9.354644% 9.354644% 9.4% 3,102 27 9.118261% 9.118261% 9.1% 23,336 23.3k 28 9.054861% 9.054861% 9.1% 2,078 29 8.345356% 8.345356% 8.3% 1,504 30 7.925892% 7.925892% 7.9% 11,401 11.4k 31 6.813856% 6.813856% 6.8% 9,308 32 5.816922% 5.816922% 5.8% 6,631 33

Bachelor's Degrees by Metro Area#35

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Illinois, selected metro areas in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count # Bloomington Metro Area Bloomington Champaign and Urbana Metro Area Champaign Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Macomb Metro Area Macomb Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Illinois St. Louis Metro Area St. Louis United States of America United States Carbondale and Marion Metro Area Carbondale Midwest East North Central Peoria Metro Area Peoria Area Davenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro Area Davenport Cape Girardeau Metro Area Cape Girardeau Decatur Metro Area Decatur Area Charleston and Mattoon Metro Area Charleston Rockford Metro Area Rockford Area Quincy Metro Area Quincy Area Effingham Metro Area Effingham Rochelle Metro Area Rochelle Area Jacksonville Metro Area Jacksonville Paducah Metro Area Paducah Area Burlington Metro Area Burlington Freeport Metro Area Freeport Area Kankakee Metro Area Kankakee Area Galesburg Metro Area Galesburg Ottawa and Peru Metro Area Ottawa Area Fort Madison and Keokuk Metro Area Fort Madison Sterling Metro Area Sterling Area Lincoln Metro Area Lincoln Area Dixon Metro Area Dixon Area Mount Vernon Metro Area Mount Vernon Pontiac Metro Area Pontiac Area Canton Metro Area Canton Area Danville Metro Area Danville Area Centralia Metro Area Centralia Taylorville Metro Area Taylorville 40.170183% 40.170183% 40.2% 45,792 45.8k 1 39.165032% 39.165032% 39.2% 53,501 53.5k 2 34.582781% 34.582781% 34.6% 2,161,622 2.16M 3 33.325935% 33.325935% 33.3% 6,006 4 31.867635% 31.867635% 31.9% 45,840 45.8k 5 31.443926% 31.443926% 31.4% 2,675,796 2.68M 30.936193% 30.936193% 30.9% 581,821 582k 6 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 27.904126% 27.904126% 27.9% 22,539 22.5k 7 27.474450% 27.474450% 27.5% 12,243,500 12.2M 26.986381% 26.986381% 27.0% 8,348,922 8.35M 26.204059% 26.204059% 26.2% 67,063 67.1k 8 25.426430% 25.426430% 25.4% 65,738 65.7k 9 23.556818% 23.556818% 23.6% 14,764 14.8k 10 22.257200% 22.257200% 22.3% 16,686 16.7k 11 22.239840% 22.239840% 22.2% 8,696 12 20.935069% 20.935069% 20.9% 48,221 48.2k 13 20.179398% 20.179398% 20.2% 10,596 10.6k 14 19.952939% 19.952939% 20.0% 4,579 15 19.867476% 19.867476% 19.9% 7,136 16 19.796773% 19.796773% 19.8% 5,533 17 19.698584% 19.698584% 19.7% 13,685 13.7k 18 18.362485% 18.362485% 18.4% 6,089 19 17.881797% 17.881797% 17.9% 5,906 20 17.057777% 17.057777% 17.1% 12,459 12.5k 21 17.045548% 17.045548% 17.0% 6,231 22 16.202151% 16.202151% 16.2% 17,248 17.2k 23 16.187695% 16.187695% 16.2% 7,041 24 16.162373% 16.162373% 16.2% 6,474 25 16.154284% 16.154284% 16.2% 3,405 26 16.048591% 16.048591% 16.0% 4,003 27 15.913483% 15.913483% 15.9% 4,282 28 14.545722% 14.545722% 14.5% 3,956 29 14.532319% 14.532319% 14.5% 3,822 30 13.916920% 13.916920% 13.9% 7,585 31 13.871883% 13.871883% 13.9% 3,716 32 13.543086% 13.543086% 13.5% 3,280 33

Very Advanced Degrees by Metro Area#36

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Illinois, selected metro areas in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 1% 2% 3% 4% 5% 6% Count # Champaign and Urbana Metro Area Champaign Macomb Metro Area Macomb Area Carbondale and Marion Metro Area Carbondale Chicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro Area Chicago Area Springfield Metro Area Springfield Illinois United States of America United States St. Louis Metro Area St. Louis Bloomington Metro Area Bloomington Midwest East North Central Charleston and Mattoon Metro Area Charleston Peoria Metro Area Peoria Area Cape Girardeau Metro Area Cape Girardeau Paducah Metro Area Paducah Area Davenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro Area Davenport Decatur Metro Area Decatur Area Effingham Metro Area Effingham Mount Vernon Metro Area Mount Vernon Rockford Metro Area Rockford Area Jacksonville Metro Area Jacksonville Fort Madison and Keokuk Metro Area Fort Madison Rochelle Metro Area Rochelle Area Burlington Metro Area Burlington Quincy Metro Area Quincy Area Galesburg Metro Area Galesburg Ottawa and Peru Metro Area Ottawa Area Dixon Metro Area Dixon Area Freeport Metro Area Freeport Area Kankakee Metro Area Kankakee Area Sterling Metro Area Sterling Area Lincoln Metro Area Lincoln Area Pontiac Metro Area Pontiac Area Danville Metro Area Danville Area Canton Metro Area Canton Area Taylorville Metro Area Taylorville Centralia Metro Area Centralia 6.656467% 6.656467% 6.7% 9,093 1 5.643103% 5.643103% 5.6% 1,017 2 4.044668% 4.044668% 4.0% 3,267 3 3.700157% 3.700157% 3.7% 231,281 231k 4 3.388369% 3.388369% 3.4% 4,874 5 3.272075% 3.272075% 3.3% 278,445 278k 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.200063% 3.200063% 3.2% 60,184 60.2k 6 3.032589% 3.032589% 3.0% 3,457 7 2.764775% 2.764775% 2.8% 1,232,073 1.23M 2.734704% 2.734704% 2.7% 846,050 846k 2.294059% 2.294059% 2.3% 897 8 2.161953% 2.161953% 2.2% 5,533 9 2.091776% 2.091776% 2.1% 1,311 10 2.077096% 2.077096% 2.1% 1,443 11 2.030231% 2.030231% 2.0% 5,249 12 1.984820% 1.984820% 2.0% 1,488 13 1.921652% 1.921652% 1.9% 441 14 1.873049% 1.873049% 1.9% 504 15 1.856853% 1.856853% 1.9% 4,277 16 1.688790% 1.688790% 1.7% 472 17 1.480596% 1.480596% 1.5% 644 18 1.447742% 1.447742% 1.4% 520 19 1.378166% 1.378166% 1.4% 457 20 1.352149% 1.352149% 1.4% 710 21 1.345917% 1.345917% 1.3% 492 22 1.272838% 1.272838% 1.3% 1,355 23 1.206751% 1.206751% 1.2% 301 24 1.180816% 1.180816% 1.2% 390 25 1.147317% 1.147317% 1.1% 838 26 1.098462% 1.098462% 1.1% 440 27 1.076952% 1.076952% 1.1% 227 28 1.040556% 1.040556% 1.0% 283 29 0.976111% 0.976111% 1.0% 532 30 0.783270% 0.783270% 0.8% 206 31 0.759734% 0.759734% 0.8% 184 32 0.612214% 0.612214% 0.6% 164 33

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#37

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois, selected metro areas in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x F M # Dixon Area Canton Area Jacksonville Lincoln Area Kankakee Area Mount Vernon Galesburg Taylorville Springfield Ottawa Area Rochelle Area Champaign Rockford Area Centralia Midwest Bloomington East North Central United States Illinois Paducah Area Freeport Area Danville Area Chicago Area Sterling Area Quincy Area Davenport Decatur Area Cape Girardeau Burlington Peoria Area St. Louis Charleston Carbondale Pontiac Area Effingham Fort Madison Macomb Area -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.568969x 1.568969x 1.57x 10.465% 10.5% 16.419% 16.4% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.419079x 1.419079x 1.42x 11.187% 11.2% 15.875% 15.9% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.409266x 1.409266x 1.41x 9.748% 9.75% 13.738% 13.7% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.376467x 1.376467x 1.38x 11.939% 11.9% 16.434% 16.4% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.290346x 1.290346x 1.29x 11.931% 11.9% 15.394% 15.4% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.282339x 1.282339x 1.28x 11.515% 11.5% 14.766% 14.8% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.282337x 1.282337x 1.28x 12.319% 12.3% 15.798% 15.8% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.257272x 1.257272x 1.26x 10.423% 10.4% 13.104% 13.1% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.252687x 1.252687x 1.25x 7.088% 7.09% 8.879% 8.88% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.189277x 1.189277x 1.19x 10.401% 10.4% 12.370% 12.4% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.182757x 1.182757x 1.18x 10.188% 10.2% 12.050% 12.1% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.139350x 1.139350x 1.14x 6.384% 6.38% 7.274% 7.27% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.117717x 1.117717x 1.12x 13.123% 13.1% 14.668% 14.7% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.106926x 1.106926x 1.11x 12.693% 12.7% 14.050% 14.1% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.106460x 1.106460x 1.11x 10.615% 10.6% 11.745% 11.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.105383x 1.105383x 1.11x 5.535% 5.54% 6.119% 6.12% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.103502x 1.103502x 1.10x 11.133% 11.1% 12.285% 12.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.093825x 1.093825x 1.09x 12.171% 12.2% 13.313% 13.3% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.089229x 1.089229x 1.09x 13.732% 13.7% 14.957% 15.0% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.086598x 1.086598x 1.09x 10.133% 10.1% 11.011% 11.0% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.085955x 1.085955x 1.09x 13.682% 13.7% 14.858% 14.9% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.081772x 1.081772x 1.08x 12.849% 12.8% 13.899% 13.9% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.073978x 1.073978x 1.07x 12.133% 12.1% 13.031% 13.0% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.073019x 1.073019x 1.07x 10.239% 10.2% 10.986% 11.0% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.072704x 1.072704x 1.07x 9.704% 9.70% 10.409% 10.4% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.011524x 1.011524x 1.01x 11.820% 11.8% 11.956% 12.0% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.002983x 1.002983x 1.00x 14.504% 14.5% 14.547% 14.5% 24 -1.004723x -1.004723x 1.00x 1.000000x 1.000000x 9.376% 9.38% 9.332% 9.33% 25 -1.004943x -1.004943x 1.00x 1.000000x 1.000000x 9.140% 9.14% 9.095% 9.09% 26 -1.013158x -1.013158x 1.01x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.164% 10.2% 10.032% 10.0% 27 -1.015291x -1.015291x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.302% 10.3% 10.147% 10.1% 28 -1.021578x -1.021578x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.885% 10.9% 10.655% 10.7% 29 -1.029010x -1.029010x 1.03x 1.000000x 1.000000x 14.056% 14.1% 13.659% 13.7% 30 -1.079642x -1.079642x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 9.391% 9.39% 8.698% 8.70% 31 -1.096279x -1.096279x 1.10x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.831% 10.8% 9.880% 9.88% 32 -1.194777x -1.194777x 1.19x 1.000000x 1.000000x 9.052% 9.05% 7.576% 7.58% 33

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#38

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois, selected metro areas in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
Female
Male
0x 5x 10x F M # Centralia Pontiac Area Freeport Area Burlington Galesburg Charleston Sterling Area Cape Girardeau Rochelle Area Mount Vernon Macomb Area Fort Madison Decatur Area Rockford Area Paducah Area Effingham Champaign Kankakee Area Bloomington Quincy Area Springfield Davenport Jacksonville Peoria Area East North Central Midwest Dixon Area St. Louis Ottawa Area Danville Area United States Illinois Chicago Area Lincoln Area Carbondale Canton Area Taylorville -1.000000x -1.000000x 10.000000x 10.000000x > 10.0x 0.107% 0.11% 1.164% 1.16% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 4.145935x 4.145935x 4.15x 0.410% 0.41% 1.700% 1.70% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.408917x 3.408917x 3.41x 0.552% 0.55% 1.881% 1.88% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.320649x 3.320649x 3.32x 0.653% 0.65% 2.169% 2.17% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.019596x 3.019596x 3.02x 0.671% 0.67% 2.025% 2.03% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.701524x 2.701524x 2.70x 1.263% 1.26% 3.412% 3.41% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.633472x 2.633472x 2.63x 0.615% 0.62% 1.620% 1.62% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.557009x 2.557009x 2.56x 1.195% 1.20% 3.056% 3.06% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.545385x 2.545385x 2.55x 0.824% 0.82% 2.097% 2.10% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.544032x 2.544032x 2.54x 1.048% 1.05% 2.665% 2.66% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.458039x 2.458039x 2.46x 3.323% 3.32% 8.167% 8.17% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.420024x 2.420024x 2.42x 0.871% 0.87% 2.107% 2.11% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.306515x 2.306515x 2.31x 1.230% 1.23% 2.837% 2.84% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.289517x 2.289517x 2.29x 1.146% 1.15% 2.624% 2.62% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.284528x 2.284528x 2.28x 1.294% 1.29% 2.955% 2.96% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.255434x 2.255434x 2.26x 1.194% 1.19% 2.693% 2.69% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.110696x 2.110696x 2.11x 4.332% 4.33% 9.144% 9.14% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.103685x 2.103685x 2.10x 0.750% 0.75% 1.578% 1.58% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.992332x 1.992332x 1.99x 2.051% 2.05% 4.086% 4.09% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.934659x 1.934659x 1.93x 0.934% 0.93% 1.808% 1.81% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.925389x 1.925389x 1.93x 2.365% 2.36% 4.553% 4.55% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.895533x 1.895533x 1.90x 1.417% 1.42% 2.687% 2.69% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.876387x 1.876387x 1.88x 1.181% 1.18% 2.216% 2.22% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.817516x 1.817516x 1.82x 1.552% 1.55% 2.821% 2.82% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.768816x 1.768816x 1.77x 1.996% 2.00% 3.531% 3.53% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.755904x 1.755904x 1.76x 2.026% 2.03% 3.557% 3.56% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.746096x 1.746096x 1.75x 0.869% 0.87% 1.518% 1.52% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.734354x 1.734354x 1.73x 2.376% 2.38% 4.121% 4.12% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.701984x 1.701984x 1.70x 0.947% 0.95% 1.612% 1.61% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.696854x 1.696854x 1.70x 0.729% 0.73% 1.237% 1.24% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.650991x 1.650991x 1.65x 2.493% 2.49% 4.115% 4.12% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.598691x 1.598691x 1.60x 2.877% 2.88% 4.599% 4.60% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.581345x 1.581345x 1.58x 0.835% 0.83% 1.320% 1.32% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.531365x 1.531365x 1.53x 3.209% 3.21% 4.914% 4.91% 31 -1.024129x -1.024129x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 0.793% 0.79% 0.774% 0.77% 32 -1.565737x -1.565737x 1.57x 1.000000x 1.000000x 0.928% 0.93% 0.593% 0.59% 33

Educational Attainment by County in Illinois

There are 102 counties in Illinois. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Illinois, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Illinois. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 29,878.

No H.S. Diploma by County#39

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of Illinois, selected counties in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 5% 10% 15% Count # Randolph County Randolph Kane County Kane Cook County Cook Montgomery County Montgomery Vermilion County Vermilion Boone County Boone Logan County Logan Knox County Knox United States of America United States Livingston County Livingston Winnebago County Winnebago Fulton County Fulton Kankakee County Kankakee Lee County Lee Marion County Marion Jefferson County Jefferson Franklin County Franklin Illinois Rock Island County Rock Island Whiteside County Whiteside Morgan County Morgan Macon County Macon Christian County Christian East North Central LaSalle County LaSalle Clinton County Clinton Midwest Williamson County Williamson Lake County Lake Ogle County Ogle Macoupin County Macoupin Bureau County Bureau Stephenson County Stephenson St. Clair County St. Clair Adams County Adams Henry County Henry Jackson County Jackson Peoria County Peoria Coles County Coles Will County Will Madison County Madison Effingham County Effingham DeKalb County DeKalb McDonough County McDonough Tazewell County Tazewell Grundy County Grundy Sangamon County Sangamon DuPage County DuPage McHenry County McHenry Kendall County Kendall Monroe County Monroe Woodford County Woodford Champaign County Champaign McLean County McLean 17.836931% 17.836931% 17.8% 4,255 1 17.173414% 17.173414% 17.2% 56,138 56.1k 2 15.535772% 15.535772% 15.5% 541,355 541k 3 14.884884% 14.884884% 14.9% 3,155 4 14.254523% 14.254523% 14.3% 7,769 5 14.186528% 14.186528% 14.2% 4,863 6 14.185407% 14.185407% 14.2% 2,990 7 14.052797% 14.052797% 14.1% 5,137 8 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.861823% 13.861823% 13.9% 3,770 9 13.810269% 13.810269% 13.8% 27,076 27.1k 10 13.604563% 13.604563% 13.6% 3,578 11 13.592552% 13.592552% 13.6% 9,928 12 13.562923% 13.562923% 13.6% 3,383 13 13.341795% 13.341795% 13.3% 3,574 14 13.174521% 13.174521% 13.2% 3,545 15 12.857299% 12.857299% 12.9% 3,522 16 12.719321% 12.719321% 12.7% 1,082,381 1.08M 12.599909% 12.599909% 12.6% 12,706 12.7k 17 12.564909% 12.564909% 12.6% 5,033 18 11.941467% 11.941467% 11.9% 2,897 19 11.883579% 11.883579% 11.9% 8,909 20 11.767620% 11.767620% 11.8% 2,850 21 11.687116% 11.687116% 11.7% 3,615,706 3.62M 11.556468% 11.556468% 11.6% 9,010 22 11.268731% 11.268731% 11.3% 2,963 23 11.160136% 11.160136% 11.2% 4,973,316 4.97M 11.137477% 11.137477% 11.1% 5,163 24 11.119258% 11.119258% 11.1% 49,893 49.9k 25 11.100284% 11.100284% 11.1% 3,987 26 10.906666% 10.906666% 10.9% 3,598 27 10.775133% 10.775133% 10.8% 2,612 28 10.548625% 10.548625% 10.5% 3,484 29 10.450689% 10.450689% 10.5% 18,488 18.5k 30 10.306807% 10.306807% 10.3% 4,730 31 10.303013% 10.303013% 10.3% 3,560 32 10.280102% 10.280102% 10.3% 3,538 33 10.057625% 10.057625% 10.1% 12,392 12.4k 34 9.996832% 9.996832% 10.0% 3,156 35 9.511712% 9.511712% 9.5% 40,886 40.9k 36 9.088302% 9.088302% 9.1% 16,477 16.5k 37 9.054861% 9.054861% 9.1% 2,078 38 8.873960% 8.873960% 8.9% 5,310 39 8.345356% 8.345356% 8.3% 1,504 40 8.325436% 8.325436% 8.3% 7,819 41 8.269985% 8.269985% 8.3% 2,698 42 7.954545% 7.954545% 8.0% 10,738 10.7k 43 7.888583% 7.888583% 7.9% 48,811 48.8k 44 7.869127% 7.869127% 7.9% 15,857 15.9k 45 7.494979% 7.494979% 7.5% 5,411 46 7.197966% 7.197966% 7.2% 1,642 47 6.993143% 6.993143% 7.0% 1,795 48 6.380377% 6.380377% 6.4% 7,356 49 5.635701% 5.635701% 5.6% 5,770 50

Bachelor's Degrees by County#40

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of Illinois, selected counties in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count # DuPage County DuPage McLean County McLean Champaign County Champaign Lake County Lake Jackson County Jackson Cook County Cook Kendall County Kendall McDonough County McDonough Sangamon County Sangamon McHenry County McHenry Will County Will Kane County Kane Illinois DeKalb County DeKalb Peoria County Peoria United States of America United States Woodford County Woodford Midwest East North Central Monroe County Monroe St. Clair County St. Clair Madison County Madison Coles County Coles Tazewell County Tazewell Williamson County Williamson Macon County Macon Rock Island County Rock Island Adams County Adams Winnebago County Winnebago Morgan County Morgan Clinton County Clinton Grundy County Grundy Effingham County Effingham Ogle County Ogle Henry County Henry Boone County Boone Stephenson County Stephenson Bureau County Bureau Kankakee County Kankakee Knox County Knox Whiteside County Whiteside Logan County Logan Lee County Lee LaSalle County LaSalle Macoupin County Macoupin Jefferson County Jefferson Livingston County Livingston Fulton County Fulton Vermilion County Vermilion Marion County Marion Christian County Christian Franklin County Franklin Montgomery County Montgomery Randolph County Randolph 46.258374% 46.258374% 46.3% 286,226 286k 1 42.817655% 42.817655% 42.8% 43,838 43.8k 2 42.365839% 42.365839% 42.4% 48,844 48.8k 3 41.913226% 41.913226% 41.9% 188,068 188k 4 35.149349% 35.149349% 35.1% 12,097 12.1k 5 34.691674% 34.691674% 34.7% 1,208,856 1.21M 6 34.151950% 34.151950% 34.2% 24,656 24.7k 7 33.325935% 33.325935% 33.3% 6,006 8 32.508593% 32.508593% 32.5% 43,884 43.9k 9 32.423366% 32.423366% 32.4% 65,336 65.3k 10 32.333447% 32.333447% 32.3% 138,985 139k 11 31.659371% 31.659371% 31.7% 103,491 103k 12 31.443926% 31.443926% 31.4% 2,675,796 2.68M 29.753668% 29.753668% 29.8% 17,804 17.8k 13 28.868598% 28.868598% 28.9% 35,569 35.6k 14 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 27.567399% 27.567399% 27.6% 7,076 15 27.474450% 27.474450% 27.5% 12,243,500 12.2M 26.986381% 26.986381% 27.0% 8,348,922 8.35M 25.889883% 25.889883% 25.9% 5,906 16 25.255078% 25.255078% 25.3% 44,678 44.7k 17 24.374652% 24.374652% 24.4% 44,191 44.2k 18 24.241368% 24.241368% 24.2% 7,653 19 23.638958% 23.638958% 23.6% 22,201 22.2k 20 22.525185% 22.525185% 22.5% 10,442 10.4k 21 22.257200% 22.257200% 22.3% 16,686 16.7k 22 21.762758% 21.762758% 21.8% 21,946 21.9k 23 21.280397% 21.280397% 21.3% 9,766 24 21.228010% 21.228010% 21.2% 41,619 41.6k 25 20.717230% 20.717230% 20.7% 5,026 26 20.251768% 20.251768% 20.3% 5,325 27 20.169201% 20.169201% 20.2% 6,580 28 19.952939% 19.952939% 20.0% 4,579 29 19.867476% 19.867476% 19.9% 7,136 30 19.775417% 19.775417% 19.8% 6,833 31 19.259605% 19.259605% 19.3% 6,602 32 17.881797% 17.881797% 17.9% 5,906 33 17.449775% 17.449775% 17.4% 4,230 34 17.057777% 17.057777% 17.1% 12,459 12.5k 35 17.045548% 17.045548% 17.0% 6,231 36 16.162373% 16.162373% 16.2% 6,474 37 16.154284% 16.154284% 16.2% 3,405 38 16.048591% 16.048591% 16.0% 4,003 39 15.927660% 15.927660% 15.9% 12,418 12.4k 40 15.926521% 15.926521% 15.9% 5,254 41 15.913483% 15.913483% 15.9% 4,282 42 14.545722% 14.545722% 14.5% 3,956 43 14.532319% 14.532319% 14.5% 3,822 44 13.916920% 13.916920% 13.9% 7,585 45 13.871883% 13.871883% 13.9% 3,716 46 13.543086% 13.543086% 13.5% 3,280 47 13.127441% 13.127441% 13.1% 3,596 48 12.120211% 12.120211% 12.1% 2,569 49 11.800461% 11.800461% 11.8% 2,815 50

Very Advanced Degrees by County#41

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of Illinois, selected counties in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
0% 2% 4% 6% Count # Champaign County Champaign Jackson County Jackson McDonough County McDonough DuPage County DuPage Lake County Lake Cook County Cook Sangamon County Sangamon Illinois McLean County McLean United States of America United States Peoria County Peoria DeKalb County DeKalb Midwest East North Central Coles County Coles Williamson County Williamson Will County Will Kane County Kane Madison County Madison Kendall County Kendall Macon County Macon Effingham County Effingham St. Clair County St. Clair Morgan County Morgan Winnebago County Winnebago Jefferson County Jefferson McHenry County McHenry Rock Island County Rock Island Boone County Boone Monroe County Monroe Bureau County Bureau Woodford County Woodford Ogle County Ogle Adams County Adams Tazewell County Tazewell Knox County Knox Henry County Henry Lee County Lee LaSalle County LaSalle Stephenson County Stephenson Kankakee County Kankakee Whiteside County Whiteside Logan County Logan Macoupin County Macoupin Montgomery County Montgomery Livingston County Livingston Vermilion County Vermilion Randolph County Randolph Franklin County Franklin Grundy County Grundy Fulton County Fulton Christian County Christian Marion County Marion Clinton County Clinton 7.588624% 7.588624% 7.6% 8,749 1 5.962343% 5.962343% 6.0% 2,052 2 5.643103% 5.643103% 5.6% 1,017 3 4.713497% 4.713497% 4.7% 29,165 29.2k 4 4.657149% 4.657149% 4.7% 20,897 20.9k 5 4.155174% 4.155174% 4.2% 144,790 145k 6 3.537247% 3.537247% 3.5% 4,775 7 3.272075% 3.272075% 3.3% 278,445 278k 3.224168% 3.224168% 3.2% 3,301 8 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.016801% 3.016801% 3.0% 3,717 9 2.996424% 2.996424% 3.0% 1,793 10 2.764775% 2.764775% 2.8% 1,232,073 1.23M 2.734704% 2.734704% 2.7% 846,050 846k 2.625911% 2.625911% 2.6% 829 11 2.620963% 2.620963% 2.6% 1,215 12 2.477614% 2.477614% 2.5% 10,650 10.7k 13 2.476988% 2.476988% 2.5% 8,097 14 2.104259% 2.104259% 2.1% 3,815 15 2.066625% 2.066625% 2.1% 1,492 16 1.984820% 1.984820% 2.0% 1,488 17 1.921652% 1.921652% 1.9% 441 18 1.915131% 1.915131% 1.9% 3,388 19 1.887881% 1.887881% 1.9% 458 20 1.887206% 1.887206% 1.9% 3,700 21 1.873049% 1.873049% 1.9% 504 22 1.809348% 1.809348% 1.8% 3,646 23 1.792904% 1.792904% 1.8% 1,808 24 1.683246% 1.683246% 1.7% 577 25 1.595651% 1.595651% 1.6% 364 26 1.551091% 1.551091% 1.6% 376 27 1.550569% 1.550569% 1.6% 398 28 1.447742% 1.447742% 1.4% 520 29 1.390221% 1.390221% 1.4% 638 30 1.352258% 1.352258% 1.4% 1,270 31 1.345917% 1.345917% 1.3% 492 32 1.293665% 1.293665% 1.3% 447 33 1.206751% 1.206751% 1.2% 301 34 1.196691% 1.196691% 1.2% 933 35 1.180816% 1.180816% 1.2% 390 36 1.147317% 1.147317% 1.1% 838 37 1.098462% 1.098462% 1.1% 440 38 1.076952% 1.076952% 1.1% 227 39 1.063991% 1.063991% 1.1% 351 40 1.042650% 1.042650% 1.0% 221 41 1.040556% 1.040556% 1.0% 283 42 0.976111% 0.976111% 1.0% 532 43 0.934815% 0.934815% 0.9% 223 44 0.934545% 0.934545% 0.9% 256 45 0.852133% 0.852133% 0.9% 278 46 0.783270% 0.783270% 0.8% 206 47 0.759734% 0.759734% 0.8% 184 48 0.612214% 0.612214% 0.6% 164 49 0.547653% 0.547653% 0.5% 144 50

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County#42

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of Illinois, selected counties in Illinois, and entities that contain Illinois
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