Educational Attainment in the Northeast (Region)

Educational Attainment#1

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and the Northeast
Northeast
United States
0%10%20%30%40%CountHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma242.791685%38.491851%42.791685%42.8%16,532,15016.5M45.593980%48.487559%45.593980%45.6%17,614,78917.6M11.614335%13.020590%11.614335%11.6%4,487,0854.49M

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 the Northeast
-10%0%+10%%ref.Higher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma211.170766%11.170766%+11.2%42.792%42.8%38.492%38.5%-5.967674%-5.967674%-6.0%45.594%45.6%48.488%48.5%-10.800241%-10.800241%-10.8%11.614%11.6%13.021%13.0%

Detailed Educational Attainment#3

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and the Northeast
Northeast
United States
0%5%10%15%20%25%CountDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None1.606234%1.339910%1.606234%1.6%620,553621k2.478781%1.996248%2.478781%2.5%957,653958k10.345096%8.167687%10.345096%10.3%3,996,7274.00M20.350787%18.811177%20.350787%20.4%7,862,3287.86M8.010786%8.176828%8.010786%8.0%3,094,8893.09M16.520969%20.956248%16.520969%16.5%6,382,7156.38M29.073011%27.531311%29.073011%29.1%11,232,07411.2M6.622836%7.444199%6.622836%6.6%2,558,6682.56M3.602858%4.152553%3.602858%3.6%1,391,9291.39M1.388641%1.423839%1.388641%1.4%536,488536k

Detailed Relative Educational Attainment#4

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 the Northeast
-20%0%+20%%ref.Doctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None19.876263%19.876263%+19.9%1.606%1.61%1.340%1.34%24.172041%24.172041%+24.2%2.479%2.48%1.996%2.00%26.658822%26.658822%+26.7%10.345%10.3%8.168%8.17%8.184548%8.184548%+8.2%20.351%20.4%18.811%18.8%-2.030644%-2.030644%-2.0%8.011%8.01%8.177%8.18%-21.164472%-21.164472%-21.2%16.521%16.5%20.956%21.0%5.599806%5.599806%+5.6%29.073%29.1%27.531%27.5%-11.033596%-11.033596%-11.0%6.623%6.62%7.444%7.44%-13.237520%-13.237520%-13.2%3.603%3.60%4.153%4.15%-2.472002%-2.472002%-2.5%1.389%1.39%1.424%1.42%

Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#5

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 the Northeast
More Females More Males
United States
Northeast
5%0%5%10%FMHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2-5.828012%-5.680584%-5.828012%6%43.945%43.9%41.525%41.5%3.535214%1.610756%3.535214%4%44.838%44.8%46.424%46.4%7.444153%10.907029%7.444153%7%11.216%11.2%12.051%12.1%

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 the Northeast
More Females More Males
United States
Northeast
20%0%20%40%FMDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None53.707007%59.026528%53.707007%54%1.279%1.28%1.966%1.97%45.447457%48.492399%45.447457%45%2.037%2.04%2.963%2.96%-25.132791%-17.934489%-25.132791%25%11.440%11.4%9.143%9.14%-2.272661%0.583150%0.583150%1%20.294%20.3%20.413%20.4%-26.323855%-24.239049%-26.323855%26%8.894%8.89%7.041%7.04%-2.923199%1.260993%1.260993%1%16.422%16.4%16.629%16.6%4.849532%5.130854%4.849532%5%28.416%28.4%29.794%29.8%12.855152%14.904521%12.855152%13%6.240%6.24%7.043%7.04%1.949233%7.698033%1.949233%2%3.570%3.57%3.639%3.64%-2.690199%-2.690199%3%0.412373%1.406%1.41%1.369%1.37%

Bachelor's Degrees By Age#7

Percentage of age cohort whose highest degree is a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of the United States and the Northeast
Northeast
United States
0%5%10%15%20%25%B.X.Total65+45-6435-4425-3413.114535%13.738218%13.114535%13.1%1,132,6221.13M8,636,3878.64M19.381163%18.106858%19.381163%19.4%3,009,0123.01M15,525,44615.5M23.218827%21.025394%23.218827%23.2%1,620,2361.62M6,978,1136.98M28.028238%23.496099%28.028238%28.0%2,100,4582.10M7,494,0787.49M

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 the Northeast
0%5%10%15%%ref.65+45-6435-4425-34-4.539768%-4.539768%4.5%13.115%13.1%13.738%13.7%7.037690%7.037690%7.0%19.381%19.4%18.107%18.1%10.432303%10.432303%10.4%23.219%23.2%21.025%21.0%19.288901%19.288901%19.3%28.028%28.0%23.496%23.5%

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 the Northeast
More Females More Males
United States
Northeast
10%0%10%20%30%FM65+45-6435-4425-3436.997872%36.270984%36.997872%37.0%11.321%11.3%15.510%15.5%-2.276987%-3.335944%-2.276987%2.3%19.593%19.6%19.156%19.2%-10.455596%-14.693218%-10.455596%10.5%24.354%24.4%22.049%22.0%-13.501767%-19.571742%-13.501767%13.5%29.805%29.8%26.260%26.3%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#10

Among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of the United States and the Northeast
Northeast
United States
$0k$20k$40k$60kCount%Graduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$73,219.000000$67,832.000000$73,219.000000$73.2k5,574,9335.57M14.430%14.4%$55,040.000000$51,094.000000$55,040.000000$55.0k7,862,3287.86M20.351%20.4%$37,206.000000$34,412.000000$37,206.000000$37.2k9,477,6049.48M24.532%24.5%$31,013.000000$28,672.000000$31,013.000000$31.0k11,232,07411.2M29.073%29.1%$21,581.000000$20,924.000000$21,581.000000$21.6k4,487,0854.49M11.614%11.6%$41,436.000000$36,810.000000$41,436.000000$41.4k38,634,02438.6M100.000%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 the Northeast
Female Male
United States
Northeast
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$50k$0k$50kFMGraduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$-62,332.000000$-56,859.000000$-62,332.000000$62.3k$62,332.000000$28,867.000000$56,859.000000$28,268.000000$91,199.000000$91.2k2,983,5112.98M2,591,4222.59M$-46,703.000000$-42,154.000000$-46,703.000000$46.7k$46,703.000000$19,813.000000$42,154.000000$20,088.000000$66,516.000000$66.5k4,103,1344.10M3,759,1943.76M$-31,549.000000$-28,692.000000$-31,549.000000$31.5k$31,549.000000$13,613.000000$28,692.000000$13,039.000000$45,162.000000$45.2k5,118,5175.12M4,359,0874.36M$-24,677.000000$-22,571.000000$-24,677.000000$24.7k$24,677.000000$12,431.000000$22,571.000000$11,439.000000$37,108.000000$37.1k5,745,1975.75M5,486,8775.49M$-16,807.000000$-15,831.000000$-16,807.000000$16.8k$16,807.000000$8,723.000000$15,831.000000$8,813.000000$25,530.000000$25.5k2,267,7272.27M2,219,3582.22M$-35,335.000000$-31,001.000000$-35,335.000000$35.3k$35,335.000000$13,556.000000$31,001.000000$11,649.000000$48,891.000000$48.9k20,218,08620.2M18,415,93818.4M

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 the Northeast
Northeast
United States
0%10%20%30%40%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma339.658524%37.814107%39.658524%39.7%14,07614.1k45.707604%48.434369%45.707604%45.7%16,22316.2k14.154904%13.428920%14.154904%14.2%5,0240.478968%0.322604%0.478968%0.5%170

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 the Northeast
Northeast
United States
0%20%40%60%80%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma384.066381%83.226008%84.066381%84.1%9,402,7449.40M75.727708%74.180718%75.727708%75.7%5,910,9495.91M68.279646%66.788302%68.279646%68.3%5,538,9915.54M52.871600%53.682838%52.871600%52.9%1,530,6271.53M

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 the Northeast
Female Male
United States
Northeast
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20%0%20%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-7.059982%-7.511854%-7.059982%7.1%7.059982%0.758502%7.511854%0.943343%7.818484%7.8%1,016,9661.02M998,152998k-15.243224%-14.435509%-15.243224%15.2%15.243224%1.416886%14.435509%2.667013%16.660110%16.7%319,292319k354,442354k-14.878066%-3.171053%-11.797853%-3.589964%-18.049120%18.0%14.878066%11.797853%14.878066%14.9%166,963167k228,284228k-29.321329%-32.762282%-29.321329%29.3%29.321329%2.814890%32.762282%3.005458%32.136219%32.1%705,086705k675,983676k-28.983355%-28.306632%-28.983355%29.0%28.983355%3.030175%28.306632%3.081081%32.013530%32.0%400,900401k378,509379k

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 the Northeast
Female Male
United States
Northeast
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40%20%0%20%40%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-37.900196%-33.484422%-37.900196%37.9%37.900196%0.150140%33.484422%0.720781%38.050335%38.1%4,949,2844.95M5,358,3935.36M-18.956059%-4.501490%-17.420662%-4.733632%-23.457548%23.5%18.956059%17.420662%18.956059%19.0%363,294363k545,445545k-52.541088%-49.840415%-52.541088%52.5%52.541088%4.050331%49.840415%4.827592%56.591419%56.6%635,074635k664,536665k-15.192561%-3.998644%-13.383648%-2.666528%-19.191205%19.2%15.192561%13.383648%15.192561%15.2%333,333333k442,440442k-15.468149%-3.873282%-14.758714%-3.083866%-19.341431%19.3%15.468149%14.758714%15.468149%15.5%193,705194k252,590253k

Map of Educational Attainment by State in the Northeast

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
37.3%39.7%42.0%44.3%46.6%49.0%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by State#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
41.0%43.5%45.8%48.2%50.5%52.9%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
7.4%8.8%10.1%11.4%12.7%14.1%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by State#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.28%1.54%1.79%2.05%2.30%2.56%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by State#20

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.74%1.98%2.22%2.46%2.70%2.95%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
7.4%8.5%9.6%10.6%11.7%12.8%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
17.8%18.9%19.9%21.0%22.0%23.1%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
6.3%7.1%7.8%8.4%9.1%9.8%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by State#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
15.9%16.7%17.5%18.2%19.0%19.8%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
25.0%27.3%29.4%31.6%33.8%36.0%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by State#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5.06%5.56%6.06%6.55%7.05%7.55%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.7%2.4%2.9%3.5%4.1%4.7%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by State#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.55%0.82%1.09%1.36%1.63%1.90%
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Map of Educational Attainment by County in the Northeast

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County#29

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
12%23%33%44%54%65%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#30

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
22%32%41%50%59%69%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#31

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
4.6%9.5%14.3%19.1%24.0%28.9%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County#32

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.1%1.9%3.6%5.3%7.0%8.8%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County#33

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.0%1.5%2.9%4.4%5.8%7.3%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County#34

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
2.3%5.4%8.6%11.7%14.8%17.9%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County#35

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5%10%16%21%26%32%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County#36

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
3.8%6.0%8.1%10.3%12.4%14.6%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County#37

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
10.1%12.7%15.2%17.7%20.3%22.8%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County#38

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
12%21%29%38%46%55%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County#39

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
3.0%5.5%7.9%10.4%12.8%15.3%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County#40

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.6%2.7%4.7%6.8%8.8%10.9%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County#41

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.1%0.8%1.6%2.3%3.0%3.8%
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Educational Attainment by Place in the Northeast

There are 4,274 places in the Northeast. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, the Northeast, and the United States. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 71,389.

No H.S. Diploma by Place#42

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected places in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%10%20%30%Count#ReadingLawrenceCamdenPatersonTrentonFall RiverHartfordNew BedfordElizabethNewarkProvidenceBridgeportSpringfieldAllentownWaterburyLynnLowellPawtucketNew BritainRochesterNew YorkSyracuseBrocktonPhiladelphiaNew RochelleYonkersBuffaloDanburyNew HavenWorcesterScrantonBostonJersey CityUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesErieManchesterBethlehemCliftonNortheastNorwalkQuincyStamfordCranstonAlbanySomervilleNashuaCheektowagaWarwickPittsburghToms RiverCambridgeNewton34.584042%34.584042%34.6%17,27317.3k132.468185%32.468185%32.5%15,51215.5k231.151484%31.151484%31.2%13,34013.3k328.603478%28.603478%28.6%26,13726.1k428.146549%28.146549%28.1%15,38815.4k527.914461%27.914461%27.9%17,34817.3k627.891028%27.891028%27.9%20,66020.7k727.365251%27.365251%27.4%17,71917.7k826.935430%26.935430%26.9%21,72121.7k926.717922%26.717922%26.7%47,54047.5k1023.799210%23.799210%23.8%25,05225.1k1123.641452%23.641452%23.6%22,13122.1k1222.848722%22.848722%22.8%21,31921.3k1321.725192%21.725192%21.7%15,92515.9k1420.889554%20.889554%20.9%14,52214.5k1520.689714%20.689714%20.7%12,22712.2k1620.275184%20.275184%20.3%14,22014.2k1720.122745%20.122745%20.1%9,7381819.497702%19.497702%19.5%9,1221919.239011%19.239011%19.2%25,40825.4k2019.216077%19.216077%19.2%1,124,4811.12M2119.000219%19.000219%19.0%16,47316.5k2218.575453%18.575453%18.6%11,40711.4k2317.390838%17.390838%17.4%180,039180k2417.017312%17.017312%17.0%9,1322516.804756%16.804756%16.8%22,98023.0k2616.749688%16.749688%16.7%27,74127.7k2716.719221%16.719221%16.7%9,5972816.300427%16.300427%16.3%13,24113.2k2915.555125%15.555125%15.6%18,48418.5k3015.146168%15.146168%15.1%7,5543114.325556%14.325556%14.3%63,64263.6k3214.106563%14.106563%14.1%25,82725.8k3313.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.909782%12.909782%12.9%8,3843412.589518%12.589518%12.6%9,6163512.295317%12.295317%12.3%5,9923612.152631%12.152631%12.2%7,1853711.614335%11.614335%11.6%4,487,0854.49M11.588323%11.588323%11.6%7,1693811.019146%11.019146%11.0%7,6953910.953993%10.953993%11.0%9,8074010.873017%10.873017%10.9%6,2314110.256196%10.256196%10.3%6,1454210.244109%10.244109%10.2%6,043439.642857%9.642857%9.6%5,913449.172415%9.172415%9.2%5,013458.596440%8.596440%8.6%5,293468.043576%8.043576%8.0%16,40616.4k477.699536%7.699536%7.7%4,834485.858411%5.858411%5.9%4,275492.909820%2.909820%2.9%1,68450

Bachelor's Degrees by Place#43

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected places in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%20%40%60%Count#NewtonCambridgeSomervilleStamfordBostonJersey CityNew RochelleQuincyNorwalkPittsburghAlbanyNew YorkNashuaNortheastNew HavenWarwickYonkersCliftonToms RiverDanburyCranstonUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesWorcesterProvidenceManchesterSyracuseBethlehemPhiladelphiaBuffaloRochesterLowellCheektowagaErieScrantonLynnPawtucketNew BritainBridgeportSpringfieldBrocktonHartfordNew BedfordAllentownWaterburyFall RiverNewarkTrentonElizabethLawrencePatersonReadingCamden76.650597%76.650597%76.7%44,36044.4k174.864332%74.864332%74.9%54,63054.6k258.579420%58.579420%58.6%34,55634.6k347.268483%47.268483%47.3%42,31942.3k446.377869%46.377869%46.4%206,036206k544.105197%44.105197%44.1%80,75080.8k643.527198%43.527198%43.5%23,35823.4k742.147695%42.147695%42.1%29,43329.4k841.568602%41.568602%41.6%25,71625.7k940.731207%40.731207%40.7%83,07783.1k1037.277810%37.277810%37.3%22,33522.3k1136.220225%36.220225%36.2%2,119,5252.12M1234.928245%34.928245%34.9%21,41821.4k1334.780899%34.780899%34.8%13,437,26113.4M34.235698%34.235698%34.2%27,81027.8k1432.470928%32.470928%32.5%19,99320.0k1532.032147%32.032147%32.0%43,80343.8k1631.280551%31.280551%31.3%18,49418.5k1731.118296%31.118296%31.1%19,53719.5k1831.091793%31.091793%31.1%17,84717.8k1930.636746%30.636746%30.6%17,55717.6k2030.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M29.720018%29.720018%29.7%35,31635.3k2129.442164%29.442164%29.4%30,99231.0k2227.975544%27.975544%28.0%21,36821.4k2326.804231%26.804231%26.8%23,23923.2k2426.636435%26.636435%26.6%12,98113.0k2526.349720%26.349720%26.3%272,786273k2625.263101%25.263101%25.3%41,84141.8k2723.661076%23.661076%23.7%31,24831.2k2822.302702%22.302702%22.3%15,64215.6k2922.035387%22.035387%22.0%12,04312.0k3021.735984%21.735984%21.7%14,11614.1k3121.568352%21.568352%21.6%10,75710.8k3219.566137%19.566137%19.6%11,56311.6k3319.027545%19.027545%19.0%9,2083418.114780%18.114780%18.1%8,4753517.869695%17.869695%17.9%16,72816.7k3617.800761%17.800761%17.8%16,60916.6k3717.271084%17.271084%17.3%10,60610.6k3816.703567%16.703567%16.7%12,37312.4k3915.806950%15.806950%15.8%10,23510.2k4015.372023%15.372023%15.4%11,26811.3k4115.070917%15.070917%15.1%10,47710.5k4214.396511%14.396511%14.4%8,9474313.654578%13.654578%13.7%24,29624.3k4411.898447%11.898447%11.9%6,5054511.763247%11.763247%11.8%9,4864611.170881%11.170881%11.2%5,3374710.403055%10.403055%10.4%9,506489.228151%9.228151%9.2%4,609498.194195%8.194195%8.2%3,50950

Very Advanced Degrees by Place#44

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected places in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%5%10%15%20%Count#NewtonCambridgeNew HavenSomervilleNew RochellePittsburghBostonStamfordProvidenceAlbanyNew YorkNorwalkJersey CitySyracuseNortheastPhiladelphiaQuincyWorcesterBethlehemYonkersCranstonCliftonUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesBuffaloDanburyRochesterWarwickToms RiverHartfordNashuaPawtucketLowellScrantonManchesterBridgeportAllentownErieSpringfieldNew BritainFall RiverCheektowagaLynnWaterburyNew BedfordTrentonNewarkElizabethBrocktonCamdenLawrencePatersonReading22.416325%22.416325%22.4%12,97313.0k119.696596%19.696596%19.7%14,37314.4k28.607551%8.607551%8.6%6,99238.599763%8.599763%8.6%5,07348.001789%8.001789%8.0%4,29457.432194%7.432194%7.4%15,15915.2k67.340604%7.340604%7.3%32,61132.6k75.972366%5.972366%6.0%5,34785.846253%5.846253%5.8%6,15495.285822%5.285822%5.3%3,167104.490298%4.490298%4.5%262,762263k114.364412%4.364412%4.4%2,700124.296365%4.296365%4.3%7,866134.250337%4.250337%4.3%3,685144.085016%4.085016%4.1%1,578,2061.58M3.720350%3.720350%3.7%38,51538.5k153.698824%3.698824%3.7%2,583163.571519%3.571519%3.6%4,244173.451389%3.451389%3.5%1,682183.426766%3.426766%3.4%4,686193.343396%3.343396%3.3%1,916203.342185%3.342185%3.3%1,976213.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.202492%3.202492%3.2%5,304223.020853%3.020853%3.0%1,734232.719873%2.719873%2.7%3,592242.715520%2.715520%2.7%1,672252.714111%2.714111%2.7%1,704262.259902%2.259902%2.3%1,674272.075995%2.075995%2.1%1,273282.029219%2.029219%2.0%982291.961931%1.961931%2.0%1,376301.944901%1.944901%1.9%970311.813278%1.813278%1.8%1,385321.680358%1.680358%1.7%1,573331.607050%1.607050%1.6%1,178341.599864%1.599864%1.6%1,039351.501527%1.501527%1.5%1,401361.462007%1.462007%1.5%684371.226125%1.226125%1.2%762381.209449%1.209449%1.2%661391.189570%1.189570%1.2%703401.165166%1.165166%1.2%810411.153668%1.153668%1.2%747421.091987%1.091987%1.1%597431.070628%1.070628%1.1%1,905441.051574%1.051574%1.1%848451.035679%1.035679%1.0%636460.684212%0.684212%0.7%293470.640489%0.640489%0.6%306480.572354%0.572354%0.6%523490.454500%0.454500%0.5%22750

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Place#45

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 the Northeast, selected places in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#TrentonStamfordSpringfieldNew RochelleDanburyWarwickNashuaNewarkBridgeportNewtonNew BedfordWorcesterUnited StatesManchesterRochesterPhiladelphiaNew HavenYonkersSyracuseElizabethNortheastNorwalkScrantonCranstonProvidenceNew BritainToms RiverCamdenWaterburyAllentownLynnHartfordReadingErieLawrencePawtucketPatersonFall RiverNew YorkAlbanyBrocktonBostonBuffaloPittsburghLowellSomervilleBethlehemJersey CityQuincyCheektowagaCliftonCambridge-1.000000x-1.000000x1.320296x1.320296x1.32x24.167%24.2%31.908%31.9%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.289374x1.289374x1.29x9.609%9.61%12.390%12.4%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.257718x1.257718x1.26x20.468%20.5%25.743%25.7%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.254711x1.254711x1.25x15.159%15.2%19.020%19.0%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.235499x1.235499x1.24x14.991%15.0%18.522%18.5%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.169616x1.169616x1.17x7.966%7.97%9.318%9.32%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.169494x1.169494x1.17x8.913%8.91%10.424%10.4%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.160031x1.160031x1.16x24.796%24.8%28.764%28.8%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.126520x1.126520x1.13x22.316%22.3%25.139%25.1%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.121486x1.121486x1.12x2.755%2.76%3.090%3.09%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.111286x1.111286x1.11x26.024%26.0%28.920%28.9%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.110069x1.110069x1.11x14.771%14.8%16.397%16.4%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.097386x1.097386x1.10x12.006%12.0%13.176%13.2%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.092586x1.092586x1.09x18.427%18.4%20.133%20.1%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.090163x1.090163x1.09x16.700%16.7%18.206%18.2%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.085150x1.085150x1.09x15.699%15.7%17.035%17.0%16-1.000000x-1.000000x1.083417x1.083417x1.08x16.184%16.2%17.534%17.5%17-1.000000x-1.000000x1.079690x1.079690x1.08x18.321%18.3%19.780%19.8%18-1.000000x-1.000000x1.077654x1.077654x1.08x25.951%26.0%27.966%28.0%19-1.000000x-1.000000x1.074442x1.074442x1.07x11.216%11.2%12.051%12.1%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.073759x1.073759x1.07x11.199%11.2%12.025%12.0%20-1.000000x-1.000000x1.060972x1.060972x1.06x14.714%14.7%15.611%15.6%21-1.000000x-1.000000x1.057815x1.057815x1.06x10.578%10.6%11.190%11.2%22-1.000000x-1.000000x1.056204x1.056204x1.06x23.167%23.2%24.469%24.5%23-1.000000x-1.000000x1.052248x1.052248x1.05x19.028%19.0%20.022%20.0%24-1.000000x-1.000000x1.048066x1.048066x1.05x7.526%7.53%7.888%7.89%25-1.000000x-1.000000x1.047386x1.047386x1.05x30.494%30.5%31.938%31.9%26-1.000000x-1.000000x1.047067x1.047067x1.05x20.442%20.4%21.404%21.4%27-1.000000x-1.000000x1.046856x1.046856x1.05x21.252%21.3%22.248%22.2%28-1.000000x-1.000000x1.040899x1.040899x1.04x20.290%20.3%21.120%21.1%29-1.000000x-1.000000x1.039426x1.039426x1.04x27.388%27.4%28.468%28.5%30-1.000000x-1.000000x1.035486x1.035486x1.04x34.011%34.0%35.218%35.2%31-1.000000x-1.000000x1.033360x1.033360x1.03x12.706%12.7%13.130%13.1%32-1.000000x-1.000000x1.025440x1.025440x1.03x32.084%32.1%32.900%32.9%33-1.000000x-1.000000x1.025433x1.025433x1.03x19.875%19.9%20.381%20.4%34-1.000000x-1.000000x1.016806x1.016806x1.02x28.378%28.4%28.855%28.9%35-1.000000x-1.000000x1.006087x1.006087x1.01x27.837%27.8%28.006%28.0%36-1.008034x-1.008034x1.01x1.000000x1.000000x19.287%19.3%19.134%19.1%37-1.015553x-1.015553x1.02x1.000000x1.000000x10.330%10.3%10.172%10.2%38-1.016098x-1.016098x1.02x1.000000x1.000000x18.712%18.7%18.416%18.4%39-1.022333x-1.022333x1.02x1.000000x1.000000x14.476%14.5%14.159%14.2%40-1.048932x-1.048932x1.05x1.000000x1.000000x17.120%17.1%16.322%16.3%41-1.054084x-1.054084x1.05x1.000000x1.000000x8.249%8.25%7.826%7.83%42-1.082021x-1.082021x1.08x1.000000x1.000000x21.048%21.0%19.452%19.5%43-1.082122x-1.082122x1.08x1.000000x1.000000x10.642%10.6%9.834%9.83%44-1.095064x-1.095064x1.10x1.000000x1.000000x12.822%12.8%11.709%11.7%45-1.106483x-1.106483x1.11x1.000000x1.000000x14.808%14.8%13.383%13.4%46-1.113634x-1.113634x1.11x1.000000x1.000000x11.579%11.6%10.397%10.4%47-1.131351x-1.131351x1.13x1.000000x1.000000x9.698%9.70%8.572%8.57%48-1.138129x-1.138129x1.14x1.000000x1.000000x12.893%12.9%11.328%11.3%49-1.302480x-1.302480x1.30x1.000000x1.000000x6.597%6.60%5.065%5.06%50

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Place#46

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 the Northeast, selected places in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#AllentownToms RiverScrantonStamfordBethlehemNashuaManchesterReadingElizabethBuffaloNew BedfordSyracuseWarwickUnited StatesPawtucketNortheastNewtonAlbanyNew RochelleCheektowagaHartfordCranstonQuincyNew BritainFall RiverRochesterPittsburghCamdenPhiladelphiaProvidenceBridgeportCliftonCambridgeLowellNew YorkTrentonPatersonBostonSpringfieldWaterburyErieNorwalkLynnJersey CityNew HavenYonkersNewarkWorcesterSomervilleDanburyBrocktonLawrence-1.000000x-1.000000x1.966185x1.966185x1.97x1.102%1.10%2.166%2.17%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.911522x1.911522x1.91x1.890%1.89%3.613%3.61%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.825579x1.825579x1.83x1.392%1.39%2.541%2.54%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.765297x1.765297x1.77x4.359%4.36%7.695%7.69%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.761293x1.761293x1.76x2.538%2.54%4.470%4.47%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.695023x1.695023x1.70x1.554%1.55%2.635%2.63%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.681608x1.681608x1.68x1.353%1.35%2.276%2.28%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.652203x1.652203x1.65x0.347%0.35%0.573%0.57%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.556739x1.556739x1.56x0.827%0.83%1.287%1.29%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.547792x1.547792x1.55x2.553%2.55%3.952%3.95%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.546996x1.546996x1.55x0.920%0.92%1.424%1.42%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.539638x1.539638x1.54x3.397%3.40%5.230%5.23%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.528389x1.528389x1.53x2.179%2.18%3.330%3.33%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.486349x1.486349x1.49x1.639%1.64%2.436%2.44%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.486326x1.486326x1.49x3.316%3.32%4.929%4.93%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.479918x1.479918x1.48x18.349%18.3%27.155%27.2%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.463655x1.463655x1.46x4.342%4.34%6.355%6.35%16-1.000000x-1.000000x1.462506x1.462506x1.46x6.545%6.55%9.572%9.57%17-1.000000x-1.000000x1.445686x1.445686x1.45x1.001%1.00%1.448%1.45%18-1.000000x-1.000000x1.439109x1.439109x1.44x1.876%1.88%2.700%2.70%19-1.000000x-1.000000x1.438118x1.438118x1.44x2.761%2.76%3.970%3.97%20-1.000000x-1.000000x1.422215x1.422215x1.42x3.082%3.08%4.384%4.38%21-1.000000x-1.000000x1.418093x1.418093x1.42x1.221%1.22%1.731%1.73%22-1.000000x-1.000000x1.413912x1.413912x1.41x1.031%1.03%1.458%1.46%23-1.000000x-1.000000x1.407741x1.407741x1.41x2.278%2.28%3.207%3.21%24-1.000000x-1.000000x1.398688x1.398688x1.40x6.228%6.23%8.711%8.71%25-1.000000x-1.000000x1.361927x1.361927x1.36x0.587%0.59%0.800%0.80%26-1.000000x-1.000000x1.341930x1.341930x1.34x3.216%3.22%4.316%4.32%27-1.000000x-1.000000x1.338337x1.338337x1.34x5.022%5.02%6.721%6.72%28-1.000000x-1.000000x1.315069x1.315069x1.32x1.464%1.46%1.925%1.93%29-1.000000x-1.000000x1.305092x1.305092x1.31x2.921%2.92%3.812%3.81%30-1.000000x-1.000000x1.275829x1.275829x1.28x17.386%17.4%22.181%22.2%31-1.000000x-1.000000x1.264337x1.264337x1.26x1.739%1.74%2.199%2.20%32-1.000000x-1.000000x1.263461x1.263461x1.26x4.001%4.00%5.055%5.05%33-1.000000x-1.000000x1.250422x1.250422x1.25x0.967%0.97%1.210%1.21%34-1.000000x-1.000000x1.231387x1.231387x1.23x0.516%0.52%0.635%0.64%35-1.000000x-1.000000x1.221037x1.221037x1.22x6.643%6.64%8.112%8.11%36-1.000000x-1.000000x1.213642x1.213642x1.21x1.369%1.37%1.662%1.66%37-1.000000x-1.000000x1.211475x1.211475x1.21x1.061%1.06%1.285%1.29%38-1.000000x-1.000000x1.210953x1.210953x1.21x1.452%1.45%1.759%1.76%39-1.000000x-1.000000x1.205001x1.205001x1.21x3.980%3.98%4.796%4.80%40-1.000000x-1.000000x1.204417x1.204417x1.20x1.083%1.08%1.304%1.30%41-1.000000x-1.000000x1.165264x1.165264x1.17x3.973%3.97%4.630%4.63%42-1.000000x-1.000000x1.135572x1.135572x1.14x8.112%8.11%9.212%9.21%43-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127265x1.127265x1.13x3.237%3.24%3.649%3.65%44-1.000000x-1.000000x1.113365x1.113365x1.11x1.015%1.01%1.130%1.13%45-1.000000x-1.000000x1.051874x1.051874x1.05x3.484%3.48%3.665%3.67%46-1.000000x-1.000000x1.031489x1.031489x1.03x8.469%8.47%8.735%8.74%47-1.000000x-1.000000x1.026681x1.026681x1.03x2.982%2.98%3.061%3.06%48-1.041380x-1.041380x1.04x1.000000x1.000000x1.055%1.06%1.013%1.01%49-1.304350x-1.304350x1.30x1.000000x1.000000x0.719%0.72%0.552%0.55%50

Educational Attainment by Metro Area in the Northeast

There are 93 metro areas that are fully or partially contained within the Northeast (91 fully and 2 partially). This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, the Northeast, and the United States. The least populous of the compared metro areas has a population of 116,313.

No H.S. Diploma by Metro Area#47

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected metro areas in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%5%10%15%20%Count#Vineland and Bridgeton Metro AreaVineland AreaLancaster Metro AreaLancasterReading Metro AreaReading AreaNew York, Newark, and Jersey City Metro AreaNew York AreaAtlantic City and Hammonton Metro AreaAtlantic CityProvidence and Warwick Metro AreaProvidenceLebanon Metro AreaLebanon AreaChambersburg and Waynesboro Metro AreaChambersburgUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldTrenton Metro AreaTrenton AreaPottsville Metro AreaPottsvilleJamestown, Dunkirk, and Fredonia Metro AreaJamestownNortheastYork and Hanover Metro AreaYork AreaUtica and Rome Metro AreaUtica AreaWilliamsport Metro AreaWilliamsportAllentown, Bethlehem, and Easton Metro AreaAllentownNew Haven and Milford Metro AreaNew HavenYoungstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro AreaYoungstownEast Stroudsburg Metro AreaEast StroudsburgScranton, Wilkes, Barre, and Hazleton Metro AreaScranton AreaPhiladelphia, Camden, and Wilmington Metro AreaPhiladelphiaWorcester Metro AreaWorcesterSyracuse Metro AreaSyracuse AreaGlens Falls Metro AreaGlens FallsBridgeport, Stamford, and Norwalk Metro AreaBridgeportHarrisburg and Carlisle Metro AreaHarrisburgKingston Metro AreaKingston AreaWatertown and Fort Drum Metro AreaWatertownBinghamton Metro AreaBinghamtonRochester Metro AreaRochesterHartford, West Hartford, and East Hartford Metro AreaHartford AreaJohnstown Metro AreaJohnstownPittsfield Metro AreaPittsfieldAltoona Metro AreaAltoona AreaBuffalo, Cheektowaga, and Niagara Falls Metro AreaBuffalo AreaErie Metro AreaErie AreaBoston, Cambridge, and Newton Metro AreaBoston AreaBangor Metro AreaBangor AreaAugusta and Waterville Metro AreaAugusta AreaManchester and Nashua Metro AreaManchesterNorwich and New London Metro AreaNorwich AreaTorrington Metro AreaTorringtonClaremont and Lebanon Metro AreaClaremontAlbany, Schenectady, and Troy Metro AreaAlbany AreaPittsburgh Metro AreaPittsburghBurlington and South Burlington Metro AreaBurlingtonConcord Metro AreaConcord AreaState College Metro AreaState CollegePortland and South Portland Metro AreaPortland AreaBarnstable Town Metro AreaBarnstable Town22.664975%22.664975%22.7%23,76423.8k115.399115%15.399115%15.4%54,57454.6k214.467594%14.467594%14.5%40,22740.2k314.343619%14.343619%14.3%1,972,5461.97M414.307758%14.307758%14.3%26,79726.8k514.159793%14.159793%14.2%156,980157k613.968156%13.968156%14.0%13,08913.1k713.454824%13.454824%13.5%14,22014.2k813.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.495399%12.495399%12.5%51,26151.3k912.323755%12.323755%12.3%30,54830.5k1012.113562%12.113562%12.1%12,86012.9k1111.798083%11.798083%11.8%10,64610.6k1211.614335%11.614335%11.6%4,487,0854.49M11.463427%11.463427%11.5%34,90934.9k1311.437233%11.437233%11.4%23,35323.4k1411.141547%11.141547%11.1%8,9891510.683596%10.683596%10.7%61,35661.4k1610.503197%10.503197%10.5%62,17062.2k1710.480092%10.480092%10.5%40,85840.9k1810.449672%10.449672%10.4%11,83311.8k1910.423339%10.423339%10.4%41,30341.3k2010.325347%10.325347%10.3%424,982425k2110.226175%10.226175%10.2%64,78264.8k2210.205031%10.205031%10.2%45,18945.2k2310.117879%10.117879%10.1%9,3302410.103521%10.103521%10.1%64,29864.3k259.989724%9.989724%10.0%38,88738.9k269.915901%9.915901%9.9%12,79312.8k279.812463%9.812463%9.8%7,231289.787455%9.787455%9.8%16,20016.2k299.781532%9.781532%9.8%71,98272.0k309.566995%9.566995%9.6%79,71079.7k319.527493%9.527493%9.5%9,360329.365247%9.365247%9.4%8,702339.326127%9.326127%9.3%8,283349.151544%9.151544%9.2%72,11772.1k358.930008%8.930008%8.9%16,76616.8k368.861053%8.861053%8.9%289,626290k378.778139%8.778139%8.8%9,351388.622147%8.622147%8.6%7,446398.445033%8.445033%8.4%23,74023.7k408.433307%8.433307%8.4%15,91515.9k418.296885%8.296885%8.3%11,23011.2k428.166812%8.166812%8.2%12,73512.7k437.787188%7.787188%7.8%46,75746.8k447.130926%7.130926%7.1%120,640121k457.111341%7.111341%7.1%10,18610.2k466.937018%6.937018%6.9%7,200476.699651%6.699651%6.7%6,283486.313962%6.313962%6.3%23,78423.8k494.608365%4.608365%4.6%7,59550

Bachelor's Degrees by Metro Area#48

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected metro areas in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%10%20%30%40%Count#Bridgeport, Stamford, and Norwalk Metro AreaBridgeportBoston, Cambridge, and Newton Metro AreaBoston AreaBurlington and South Burlington Metro AreaBurlingtonState College Metro AreaState CollegeBarnstable Town Metro AreaBarnstable TownTrenton Metro AreaTrenton AreaNew York, Newark, and Jersey City Metro AreaNew York AreaPortland and South Portland Metro AreaPortland AreaHartford, West Hartford, and East Hartford Metro AreaHartford AreaManchester and Nashua Metro AreaManchesterPhiladelphia, Camden, and Wilmington Metro AreaPhiladelphiaAlbany, Schenectady, and Troy Metro AreaAlbany AreaConcord Metro AreaConcord AreaNortheastNew Haven and Milford Metro AreaNew HavenClaremont and Lebanon Metro AreaClaremontTorrington Metro AreaTorringtonWorcester Metro AreaWorcesterRochester Metro AreaRochesterPittsfield Metro AreaPittsfieldPittsburgh Metro AreaPittsburghNorwich and New London Metro AreaNorwich AreaKingston Metro AreaKingston AreaSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldSyracuse Metro AreaSyracuse AreaBuffalo, Cheektowaga, and Niagara Falls Metro AreaBuffalo AreaProvidence and Warwick Metro AreaProvidenceUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesHarrisburg and Carlisle Metro AreaHarrisburgAllentown, Bethlehem, and Easton Metro AreaAllentownBinghamton Metro AreaBinghamtonErie Metro AreaErie AreaAtlantic City and Hammonton Metro AreaAtlantic CityLancaster Metro AreaLancasterAugusta and Waterville Metro AreaAugusta AreaBangor Metro AreaBangor AreaGlens Falls Metro AreaGlens FallsReading Metro AreaReading AreaEast Stroudsburg Metro AreaEast StroudsburgScranton, Wilkes, Barre, and Hazleton Metro AreaScranton AreaUtica and Rome Metro AreaUtica AreaYork and Hanover Metro AreaYork AreaJamestown, Dunkirk, and Fredonia Metro AreaJamestownWatertown and Fort Drum Metro AreaWatertownYoungstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro AreaYoungstownWilliamsport Metro AreaWilliamsportJohnstown Metro AreaJohnstownChambersburg and Waynesboro Metro AreaChambersburgLebanon Metro AreaLebanon AreaAltoona Metro AreaAltoona AreaPottsville Metro AreaPottsvilleVineland and Bridgeton Metro AreaVineland Area46.362462%46.362462%46.4%295,047295k145.428829%45.428829%45.4%1,484,8541.48M242.793711%42.793711%42.8%61,29661.3k342.395581%42.395581%42.4%39,75939.8k441.096057%41.096057%41.1%67,73067.7k540.437875%40.437875%40.4%100,237100k638.119717%38.119717%38.1%5,242,2545.24M737.937131%37.937131%37.9%142,905143k837.672067%37.672067%37.7%313,875314k936.250320%36.250320%36.3%101,904102k1035.513094%35.513094%35.5%1,461,6871.46M1135.475280%35.475280%35.5%213,006213k1234.945226%34.945226%34.9%36,27036.3k1334.780899%34.780899%34.8%13,437,26113.4M34.288200%34.288200%34.3%202,957203k1434.280089%34.280089%34.3%53,45553.5k1534.017229%34.017229%34.0%46,04346.0k1633.430888%33.430888%33.4%211,782212k1733.002988%33.002988%33.0%242,868243k1832.633074%32.633074%32.6%30,32230.3k1932.546256%32.546256%32.5%550,613551k2032.415905%32.415905%32.4%61,17461.2k2130.970817%30.970817%31.0%39,95740.0k2230.669439%30.669439%30.7%125,818126k2330.554119%30.554119%30.6%135,297135k2430.539788%30.539788%30.5%240,663241k2530.401522%30.401522%30.4%337,041337k2630.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M30.137694%30.137694%30.1%117,317117k2727.670507%27.670507%27.7%158,912159k2827.182542%27.182542%27.2%44,99245.0k2926.962594%26.962594%27.0%50,62250.6k3025.888195%25.888195%25.9%48,48648.5k3125.650330%25.650330%25.7%90,90490.9k3225.264304%25.264304%25.3%21,81821.8k3324.731052%24.731052%24.7%26,34526.3k3424.447746%24.447746%24.4%22,54422.5k3523.618139%23.618139%23.6%65,67065.7k3623.553931%23.553931%23.6%26,67226.7k3723.410430%23.410430%23.4%92,76592.8k3823.298104%23.298104%23.3%47,57147.6k3923.115344%23.115344%23.1%70,39270.4k4020.841137%20.841137%20.8%18,80618.8k4120.753949%20.753949%20.8%15,29415.3k4220.741132%20.741132%20.7%80,86280.9k4320.624690%20.624690%20.6%16,64016.6k4420.220476%20.220476%20.2%19,86519.9k4520.055447%20.055447%20.1%21,19621.2k4619.858920%19.858920%19.9%18,60918.6k4719.533863%19.533863%19.5%17,34917.3k4815.316215%15.316215%15.3%16,26016.3k4914.270999%14.270999%14.3%14,96315.0k50

Very Advanced Degrees by Metro Area#49

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected metro areas in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%2%4%6%Count#State College Metro AreaState CollegeTrenton Metro AreaTrenton AreaBoston, Cambridge, and Newton Metro AreaBoston AreaBridgeport, Stamford, and Norwalk Metro AreaBridgeportClaremont and Lebanon Metro AreaClaremontBurlington and South Burlington Metro AreaBurlingtonNew Haven and Milford Metro AreaNew HavenBarnstable Town Metro AreaBarnstable TownNew York, Newark, and Jersey City Metro AreaNew York AreaHartford, West Hartford, and East Hartford Metro AreaHartford AreaPhiladelphia, Camden, and Wilmington Metro AreaPhiladelphiaAlbany, Schenectady, and Troy Metro AreaAlbany AreaNortheastPittsfield Metro AreaPittsfieldPortland and South Portland Metro AreaPortland AreaSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldNorwich and New London Metro AreaNorwich AreaPittsburgh Metro AreaPittsburghRochester Metro AreaRochesterConcord Metro AreaConcord AreaSyracuse Metro AreaSyracuse AreaHarrisburg and Carlisle Metro AreaHarrisburgUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesTorrington Metro AreaTorringtonProvidence and Warwick Metro AreaProvidenceBuffalo, Cheektowaga, and Niagara Falls Metro AreaBuffalo AreaWorcester Metro AreaWorcesterKingston Metro AreaKingston AreaBangor Metro AreaBangor AreaBinghamton Metro AreaBinghamtonAugusta and Waterville Metro AreaAugusta AreaManchester and Nashua Metro AreaManchesterAllentown, Bethlehem, and Easton Metro AreaAllentownAtlantic City and Hammonton Metro AreaAtlantic CityErie Metro AreaErie AreaLancaster Metro AreaLancasterJohnstown Metro AreaJohnstownScranton, Wilkes, Barre, and Hazleton Metro AreaScranton AreaGlens Falls Metro AreaGlens FallsUtica and Rome Metro AreaUtica AreaWilliamsport Metro AreaWilliamsportLebanon Metro AreaLebanon AreaYork and Hanover Metro AreaYork AreaWatertown and Fort Drum Metro AreaWatertownYoungstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro AreaYoungstownJamestown, Dunkirk, and Fredonia Metro AreaJamestownReading Metro AreaReading AreaEast Stroudsburg Metro AreaEast StroudsburgChambersburg and Waynesboro Metro AreaChambersburgAltoona Metro AreaAltoona AreaPottsville Metro AreaPottsvilleVineland and Bridgeton Metro AreaVineland Area7.393822%7.393822%7.4%6,93416.357134%6.357134%6.4%15,75815.8k26.250734%6.250734%6.3%204,307204k35.463614%5.463614%5.5%34,77034.8k45.408629%5.408629%5.4%8,43455.359686%5.359686%5.4%7,67765.012882%5.012882%5.0%29,67229.7k74.741246%4.741246%4.7%7,81484.537015%4.537015%4.5%623,934624k94.317930%4.317930%4.3%35,97636.0k104.292246%4.292246%4.3%176,665177k114.141497%4.141497%4.1%24,86724.9k124.085016%4.085016%4.1%1,578,2061.58M4.042274%4.042274%4.0%3,756133.969853%3.969853%4.0%14,95415.0k143.763416%3.763416%3.8%15,43915.4k153.613366%3.613366%3.6%6,819163.600869%3.600869%3.6%60,91960.9k173.593166%3.593166%3.6%26,44226.4k183.528244%3.528244%3.5%3,662193.516399%3.516399%3.5%15,57115.6k203.374522%3.374522%3.4%13,13613.1k213.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.310627%3.310627%3.3%4,481223.302809%3.302809%3.3%36,61636.6k233.301266%3.301266%3.3%26,01526.0k243.237926%3.237926%3.2%20,51220.5k253.219006%3.219006%3.2%4,153262.916659%2.916659%2.9%3,107272.803320%2.803320%2.8%4,640282.798782%2.798782%2.8%2,417292.635960%2.635960%2.6%7,410302.617791%2.617791%2.6%15,03415.0k312.450745%2.450745%2.5%4,590322.356870%2.356870%2.4%4,425332.311250%2.311250%2.3%8,191342.253619%2.253619%2.3%2,214352.241991%2.241991%2.2%8,884362.149372%2.149372%2.1%1,982372.120636%2.120636%2.1%4,330382.020327%2.020327%2.0%1,630392.011611%2.011611%2.0%1,885401.991298%1.991298%2.0%6,064411.864517%1.864517%1.9%1,374421.851676%1.851676%1.9%7,219431.846290%1.846290%1.8%1,666441.819463%1.819463%1.8%5,059451.752062%1.752062%1.8%1,984461.740044%1.740044%1.7%1,839471.684400%1.684400%1.7%1,496481.285771%1.285771%1.3%1,365491.196959%1.196959%1.2%1,25550

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#50

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 the Northeast, selected metro areas in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#ClaremontGlens FallsConcord AreaBangor AreaJamestownAugusta AreaWatertownBurlingtonVineland AreaKingston AreaPortland AreaBarnstable TownManchesterPittsfieldTrenton AreaChambersburgUtica AreaEast StroudsburgWorcesterBridgeportYoungstownAlbany AreaSyracuse AreaSpringfieldTorringtonErie AreaState CollegeNorwich AreaRochesterAltoona AreaLancasterWilliamsportYork AreaUnited StatesLebanon AreaHarrisburgPhiladelphiaReading AreaNortheastProvidencePottsvilleBoston AreaHartford AreaAtlantic CityAllentownScranton AreaBinghamtonNew York AreaPittsburghBuffalo AreaNew HavenJohnstown-1.000000x-1.000000x1.605912x1.605912x1.61x6.314%6.31%10.140%10.1%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.568302x1.568302x1.57x7.896%7.90%12.383%12.4%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.445580x1.445580x1.45x5.705%5.70%8.246%8.25%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.357664x1.357664x1.36x7.487%7.49%10.165%10.2%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.332333x1.332333x1.33x10.159%10.2%13.535%13.5%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.323434x1.323434x1.32x7.466%7.47%9.881%9.88%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.290035x1.290035x1.29x8.548%8.55%11.027%11.0%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.284293x1.284293x1.28x6.254%6.25%8.031%8.03%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.273013x1.273013x1.27x19.879%19.9%25.307%25.3%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.256865x1.256865x1.26x8.802%8.80%11.063%11.1%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.245463x1.245463x1.25x5.652%5.65%7.039%7.04%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.237190x1.237190x1.24x4.153%4.15%5.138%5.14%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.226251x1.226251x1.23x7.604%7.60%9.324%9.32%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.225524x1.225524x1.23x8.461%8.46%10.369%10.4%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.214728x1.214728x1.21x11.170%11.2%13.569%13.6%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.203539x1.203539x1.20x12.254%12.3%14.748%14.7%16-1.000000x-1.000000x1.174376x1.174376x1.17x10.539%10.5%12.376%12.4%17-1.000000x-1.000000x1.172693x1.172693x1.17x9.641%9.64%11.306%11.3%18-1.000000x-1.000000x1.169253x1.169253x1.17x9.451%9.45%11.051%11.1%19-1.000000x-1.000000x1.158198x1.158198x1.16x9.397%9.40%10.884%10.9%20-1.000000x-1.000000x1.151998x1.151998x1.15x9.771%9.77%11.257%11.3%21-1.000000x-1.000000x1.150102x1.150102x1.15x7.265%7.26%8.355%8.36%22-1.000000x-1.000000x1.148718x1.148718x1.15x9.528%9.53%10.945%10.9%23-1.000000x-1.000000x1.142783x1.142783x1.14x11.712%11.7%13.385%13.4%24-1.000000x-1.000000x1.135998x1.135998x1.14x7.785%7.78%8.843%8.84%25-1.000000x-1.000000x1.134536x1.134536x1.13x8.384%8.38%9.512%9.51%26-1.000000x-1.000000x1.133207x1.133207x1.13x6.266%6.27%7.101%7.10%27-1.000000x-1.000000x1.128629x1.128629x1.13x7.936%7.94%8.957%8.96%28-1.000000x-1.000000x1.117682x1.117682x1.12x9.262%9.26%10.352%10.4%29-1.000000x-1.000000x1.112693x1.112693x1.11x8.850%8.85%9.848%9.85%30-1.000000x-1.000000x1.110896x1.110896x1.11x14.622%14.6%16.243%16.2%31-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109995x1.109995x1.11x10.585%10.6%11.750%11.7%32-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109965x1.109965x1.11x10.883%10.9%12.080%12.1%33-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.108089x1.108089x1.11x13.281%13.3%14.717%14.7%34-1.000000x-1.000000x1.099323x1.099323x1.10x9.534%9.53%10.481%10.5%35-1.000000x-1.000000x1.098581x1.098581x1.10x9.867%9.87%10.839%10.8%36-1.000000x-1.000000x1.094097x1.094097x1.09x13.840%13.8%15.142%15.1%37-1.000000x-1.000000x1.074442x1.074442x1.07x11.216%11.2%12.051%12.1%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.074286x1.074286x1.07x13.678%13.7%14.694%14.7%38-1.000000x-1.000000x1.069078x1.069078x1.07x11.705%11.7%12.514%12.5%39-1.000000x-1.000000x1.065432x1.065432x1.07x8.593%8.59%9.156%9.16%40-1.000000x-1.000000x1.065066x1.065066x1.07x9.279%9.28%9.883%9.88%41-1.000000x-1.000000x1.062117x1.062117x1.06x13.900%13.9%14.763%14.8%42-1.000000x-1.000000x1.047892x1.047892x1.05x10.444%10.4%10.944%10.9%43-1.000000x-1.000000x1.036427x1.036427x1.04x10.244%10.2%10.617%10.6%44-1.000000x-1.000000x1.023444x1.023444x1.02x9.678%9.68%9.905%9.91%45-1.000000x-1.000000x1.015170x1.015170x1.02x14.242%14.2%14.458%14.5%46-1.000000x-1.000000x1.015146x1.015146x1.02x7.080%7.08%7.187%7.19%47-1.000000x-1.000000x1.013065x1.013065x1.01x9.095%9.10%9.214%9.21%48-1.000000x-1.000000x1.009463x1.009463x1.01x10.457%10.5%10.556%10.6%49-1.000000x-1.000000x1.008739x1.008739x1.01x9.487%9.49%9.570%9.57%50

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#51

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 the Northeast, selected metro areas in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
Female
Male
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Educational Attainment by State in the Northeast

There are 9 states in the Northeast. This section compares all 9 of those to each other, the Northeast, and the United States.

No H.S. Diploma by State#52

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected states in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%5%10%Count#New YorkRhode IslandUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesNortheastNew JerseyPennsylvaniaMassachusettsConnecticutVermontMaineNew Hampshire14.076424%14.076424%14.1%1,900,8921.90M113.047738%13.047738%13.0%94,55894.6k213.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M11.614335%11.614335%11.6%4,487,0854.49M11.101968%11.101968%11.1%678,613679k310.459911%10.459911%10.5%925,686926k49.943770%9.943770%9.9%462,385462k59.850742%9.850742%9.9%242,932243k68.104202%8.104202%8.1%35,44035.4k78.077290%8.077290%8.1%77,30577.3k87.430090%7.430090%7.4%69,27469.3k9

Bachelor's Degrees by State#53

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected states in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%10%20%30%40%Count#MassachusettsConnecticutNew JerseyVermontNew HampshireNortheastNew YorkRhode IslandUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesPennsylvaniaMaine41.221661%41.221661%41.2%1,916,8061.92M138.048253%38.048253%38.0%938,319938k237.464595%37.464595%37.5%2,290,0412.29M336.181924%36.181924%36.2%158,225158k435.467167%35.467167%35.5%330,676331k534.780899%34.780899%34.8%13,437,26113.4M34.740945%34.740945%34.7%4,691,4464.69M632.458314%32.458314%32.5%235,228235k730.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M29.333279%29.333279%29.3%2,595,9502.60M829.315638%29.315638%29.3%280,570281k9

Very Advanced Degrees by State#54

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Northeast, selected states in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
0%1%2%3%4%5%Count#MassachusettsConnecticutVermontNew YorkNortheastNew JerseyRhode IslandUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesPennsylvaniaNew HampshireMaine5.434262%5.434262%5.4%252,693253k14.597610%4.597610%4.6%113,383113k24.271171%4.271171%4.3%18,67818.7k34.230387%4.230387%4.2%571,275571k44.085016%4.085016%4.1%1,578,2061.58M3.969164%3.969164%4.0%242,617243k53.873560%3.873560%3.9%28,07228.1k63.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.299391%3.299391%3.3%291,991292k73.279047%3.279047%3.3%30,57230.6k83.022258%3.022258%3.0%28,92528.9k9

Under-Education Sex Ratio by State#55

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 the Northeast, selected states in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
Female
Male
1.0x0.5x0.0x0.5x1.0xFM#VermontMaineNew HampshireUnited StatesPennsylvaniaConnecticutMassachusettsRhode IslandNortheastNew JerseyNew York-1.000000x-1.000000x1.442482x1.442482x1.44x6.676%6.68%9.629%9.63%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.339157x1.339157x1.34x6.946%6.95%9.302%9.30%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.314783x1.314783x1.31x6.441%6.44%8.468%8.47%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.094514x1.094514x1.09x10.006%10.0%10.952%11.0%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.088837x1.088837x1.09x9.451%9.45%10.290%10.3%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.087930x1.087930x1.09x9.545%9.55%10.384%10.4%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.077050x1.077050x1.08x12.588%12.6%13.557%13.6%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.074442x1.074442x1.07x11.216%11.2%12.051%12.1%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.058789x1.058789x1.06x10.799%10.8%11.434%11.4%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.046080x1.046080x1.05x13.775%13.8%14.410%14.4%9

Over-Education Sex Ratio by State#56

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 the Northeast, selected states in the Northeast, and entities that contain the Northeast
Female
Male