Educational Attainment in the West (Region)

Educational Attainment#1

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and the West
West
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 38.303351% 36.652171% 38.303351% 38.3% 18,192,824 18.2M 46.476582% 49.364567% 46.476582% 46.5% 22,074,838 22.1M 15.220067% 13.983262% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M

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 West
-5% 0% +5% % ref. Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 4.505000% 4.505000% +4.5% 38.303% 38.3% 36.652% 36.7% -5.850319% -5.850319% -5.9% 46.477% 46.5% 49.365% 49.4% 8.844894% 8.844894% +8.8% 15.220% 15.2% 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 the West
More Females More Males
United States
West
0% 5% 10% F M Higher Degree 1 H.S. Diploma 2 No H.S. Diploma 2 -0.950269% -3.525081% -0.950269% 1% 38.481% 38.5% 38.119% 38.1% -0.981455% -0.157519% -0.981455% 1% 46.699% 46.7% 46.245% 46.2% 5.506880% 10.098278% 5.506880% 6% 14.820% 14.8% 15.636% 15.6%

Detailed Educational Attainment#4

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the United States and the West
West
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 1.385987% 1.247818% 1.385987% 1.4% 658,298 658k 2.081202% 1.952867% 2.081202% 2.1% 988,502 989k 7.462916% 7.592250% 7.462916% 7.5% 3,544,638 3.54M 19.214712% 18.048615% 19.214712% 19.2% 9,126,352 9.13M 8.158535% 7.810621% 8.158535% 8.2% 3,875,034 3.88M 23.701685% 21.248458% 23.701685% 23.7% 11,257,516 11.3M 22.774897% 28.116109% 22.774897% 22.8% 10,817,322 10.8M 7.673821% 8.042543% 7.673821% 7.7% 3,644,811 3.64M 5.786944% 4.596171% 5.786944% 5.8% 2,748,607 2.75M 1.759302% 1.344549% 1.759302% 1.8% 835,610 836k

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 the West
-20% 0% +20% % 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 11.072875% 11.072875% +11.1% 1.386% 1.39% 1.248% 1.25% 6.571613% 6.571613% +6.6% 2.081% 2.08% 1.953% 1.95% -1.703501% -1.703501% -1.7% 7.463% 7.46% 7.592% 7.59% 6.460865% 6.460865% +6.5% 19.215% 19.2% 18.049% 18.0% 4.454363% 4.454363% +4.5% 8.159% 8.16% 7.811% 7.81% 11.545437% 11.545437% +11.5% 23.702% 23.7% 21.248% 21.2% -18.996982% -18.996982% -19.0% 22.775% 22.8% 28.116% 28.1% -4.584639% -4.584639% -4.6% 7.674% 7.67% 8.043% 8.04% 25.907954% 25.907954% +25.9% 5.787% 5.79% 4.596% 4.60% 30.846959% 30.846959% +30.8% 1.759% 1.76% 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 the West
More Females More Males
United States
West
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 76.779454% 74.389548% 76.779454% 77% 1.007% 1.01% 1.780% 1.78% 45.699829% 59.793388% 45.699829% 46% 1.700% 1.70% 2.477% 2.48% -4.419367% -14.599934% -4.419367% 4% 7.621% 7.62% 7.299% 7.30% -1.685688% -0.928852% -1.685688% 2% 19.372% 19.4% 19.051% 19.1% -16.886266% -23.903403% -16.886266% 17% 8.781% 8.78% 7.512% 7.51% -4.191894% -3.985848% -4.191894% 4% 24.179% 24.2% 23.206% 23.2% 2.304115% 2.709914% 2.304115% 2% 22.520% 22.5% 23.039% 23.0% 13.157794% 12.898910% 13.157794% 13% 7.209% 7.21% 8.157% 8.16% 0.884198% 8.397384% 0.884198% 1% 5.762% 5.76% 5.813% 5.81% -11.005094% -0.081486% -11.005094% 11% 1.849% 1.85% 1.666% 1.67%

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 West
West
United States
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% B.X. Total 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 15.291345% 12.378447% 15.291345% 15.3% 1,373,110 1.37M 8,979,655 8.98M 18.843663% 17.536093% 18.843663% 18.8% 3,474,655 3.47M 18,439,382 18.4M 20.535501% 20.377805% 20.535501% 20.5% 2,000,372 2.00M 9,741,043 9.74M 22.040253% 22.464762% 22.040253% 22.0% 2,278,215 2.28M 10,336,610 10.3M

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 West
0% 5% 10% 15% 20% % ref. 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 23.532014% 23.532014% 23.5% 15.291% 15.3% 12.378% 12.4% 7.456449% 7.456449% 7.5% 18.844% 18.8% 17.536% 17.5% 0.773863% 0.773863% 0.8% 20.536% 20.5% 20.378% 20.4% -1.889665% -1.889665% 1.9% 22.040% 22.0% 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 the West
More Females More Males
United States
West
20% 10% 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% F M 65+ 45-64 35-44 25-34 33.292602% 41.007306% 33.292602% 33.3% 13.314% 13.3% 17.747% 17.7% 0.626427% 0.763433% 0.626427% 0.6% 18.786% 18.8% 18.903% 18.9% -11.705158% -13.826130% -11.705158% 11.7% 21.683% 21.7% 19.411% 19.4% -21.429746% -21.411617% -21.429746% 21.4% 24.232% 24.2% 19.955% 20.0%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#10

Among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of the United States and the West
West
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 $70,628.000000 $66,493.000000 $70,628.000000 $70.6k 5,191,438 5.19M 10.930% 10.9% $51,451.000000 $50,254.000000 $51,451.000000 $51.5k 9,126,352 9.13M 19.215% 19.2% $35,009.000000 $33,702.000000 $35,009.000000 $35.0k 15,132,550 15.1M 31.860% 31.9% $28,015.000000 $27,528.000000 $28,015.000000 $28.0k 10,817,322 10.8M 22.775% 22.8% $19,579.000000 $19,652.000000 $19,579.000000 $19.6k 7,229,028 7.23M 15.220% 15.2% $36,111.000000 $35,644.000000 $36,111.000000 $36.1k 47,496,690 47.5M 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 the West
Female Male
United States
West
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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 $-57,914.000000 $-55,768.000000 $-57,914.000000 $57.9k $57,914.000000 $28,562.000000 $55,768.000000 $27,841.000000 $86,476.000000 $86.5k 2,499,450 2.50M 2,691,988 2.69M $-42,527.000000 $-41,814.000000 $-42,527.000000 $42.5k $42,527.000000 $19,542.000000 $41,814.000000 $19,436.000000 $62,069.000000 $62.1k 4,688,185 4.69M 4,438,167 4.44M $-29,402.000000 $-28,279.000000 $-29,402.000000 $29.4k $29,402.000000 $12,725.000000 $28,279.000000 $13,241.000000 $42,127.000000 $42.1k 7,976,388 7.98M 7,156,162 7.16M $-23,230.000000 $-22,245.000000 $-23,230.000000 $23.2k $23,230.000000 $9,059.000000 $22,245.000000 $10,643.000000 $32,289.000000 $32.3k 5,450,058 5.45M 5,367,264 5.37M $-15,250.000000 $-15,235.000000 $-15,250.000000 $15.3k $15,250.000000 $7,304.000000 $15,235.000000 $7,441.000000 $22,554.000000 $22.6k 3,586,469 3.59M 3,642,559 3.64M $-30,565.000000 $-30,182.000000 $-30,565.000000 $30.6k $30,565.000000 $11,465.000000 $30,182.000000 $11,834.000000 $42,030.000000 $42.0k 24,200,550 24.2M 23,296,140 23.3M

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 West
West
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 30.933087% 34.764733% 30.933087% 30.9% 61,993 62.0k 52.581707% 50.183177% 52.581707% 52.6% 105,379 105k 16.100993% 14.694043% 16.100993% 16.1% 32,268 32.3k 0.384212% 0.358048% 0.384212% 0.4% 770

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 West
West
United States
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 80.584502% 82.372807% 80.584502% 80.6% 9,596,594 9.60M 71.194365% 73.317364% 71.194365% 71.2% 8,981,145 8.98M 65.430442% 66.182117% 65.430442% 65.4% 5,525,555 5.53M 56.416159% 52.161759% 56.416159% 56.4% 3,130,197 3.13M

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 West
Female Male
United States
West
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20% 0% 20% 40% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -5.884907% -8.459925% -5.884907% 5.9% 5.884907% 0.544187% 8.459925% 0.846013% 6.429094% 6.4% 874,041 874k 824,777 825k -11.424238% -16.088321% -11.424238% 11.4% 11.424238% 1.337537% 16.088321% 2.813848% 12.761775% 12.8% 136,460 136k 121,801 122k -11.690892% -3.912338% -12.265884% -3.937363% -15.603230% 15.6% 11.690892% 12.265884% 11.690892% 11.7% 256,804 257k 413,438 413k -37.900776% -35.059179% -37.900776% 37.9% 37.900776% 2.536560% 35.059179% 3.293659% 40.437336% 40.4% 2,268,097 2.27M 2,118,725 2.12M -31.653727% -30.461904% -31.653727% 31.7% 31.653727% 2.489565% 30.461904% 3.659270% 34.143292% 34.1% 1,010,791 1.01M 926,679 927k

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 West
Female Male
United States
West
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40% 20% 0% 20% 40% M F White 1 Black Asian Hispanic 2 Other 1 -34.731873% -31.350018% -34.731873% 34.7% 34.731873% 2.732629% 31.350018% 1.629719% 37.464502% 37.5% 5,093,332 5.09M 4,867,715 4.87M -20.626174% -2.044656% -16.273816% -4.279397% -22.670830% 22.7% 20.626174% 16.273816% 20.626174% 20.6% 220,553 221k 241,708 242k -45.146253% -48.289665% -45.146253% 45.1% 45.146253% 3.096180% 48.289665% 5.075853% 48.242433% 48.2% 1,059,701 1.06M 1,196,238 1.20M -10.292252% -1.776195% -12.399023% -2.344279% -12.068447% 12.1% 10.292252% 12.399023% 10.292252% 10.3% 577,284 577k 674,649 675k -12.105878% -2.294486% -13.338695% -2.867936% -14.400364% 14.4% 12.105878% 13.338695% 12.105878% 12.1% 358,387 358k 421,578 422k

Map of Educational Attainment by State in the West

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
29.8%32.9%36.0%39.1%42.1%45.3%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by State#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
42.8%45.8%48.7%51.6%54.6%57.6%

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
7.6%9.9%12.1%14.3%16.5%18.8%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by State#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.76%0.96%1.16%1.36%1.55%1.75%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by State#20

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.26%1.48%1.69%1.90%2.10%2.32%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5.2%6.1%7.0%7.9%8.9%9.8%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
14.7%16.5%18.3%20.0%21.8%23.6%

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

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
7.5%8.0%8.6%9.1%9.6%10.2%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by State#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
22.1%23.4%24.8%26.1%27.5%28.9%

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
20.7%22.6%24.5%26.3%28.2%30.1%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by State#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
5.1%6.0%6.8%7.6%8.4%9.2%

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
1.8%3.0%4.2%5.4%6.6%7.8%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by State#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.31%0.74%1.16%1.59%2.02%2.45%
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Educational Attainment by Place in the West

There are 5,630 places in the West. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, the West, and the United States. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 177,366.

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 the West, selected places in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count # Santa Ana Oxnard San Bernardino Sunrise Manor Fontana Stockton Los Angeles Anaheim Moreno Valley Fresno North Las Vegas N Las Vegas Riverside Bakersfield Long Beach Oakland Phoenix Modesto Chula Vista San Jose Sacramento Las Vegas Glendale Paradise Tucson Glendale West Denver Reno Aurora United States of America United States San Francisco Salt Lake City Salt Lk City San Diego Mesa Tacoma Urban Honolulu Spring Valley Santa Clarita Albuquerque Portland Fremont Spokane Chandler Anchorage Huntington Beach Huntington Bch Henderson Colorado Springs Colorado Spgs Seattle Boise City Gilbert Scottsdale Irvine 46.350024% 46.350024% 46.4% 87,418 87.4k 1 35.666354% 35.666354% 35.7% 42,255 42.3k 2 32.290084% 32.290084% 32.3% 38,679 38.7k 3 29.020868% 29.020868% 29.0% 32,793 32.8k 4 28.203122% 28.203122% 28.2% 31,713 31.7k 5 25.584936% 25.584936% 25.6% 44,199 44.2k 6 25.516990% 25.516990% 25.5% 644,243 644k 7 25.348224% 25.348224% 25.3% 53,703 53.7k 8 25.005853% 25.005853% 25.0% 27,768 27.8k 9 24.976704% 24.976704% 25.0% 72,638 72.6k 10 22.864990% 22.864990% 22.9% 29,470 29.5k 11 22.310096% 22.310096% 22.3% 40,199 40.2k 12 21.473156% 21.473156% 21.5% 43,828 43.8k 13 20.697062% 20.697062% 20.7% 61,664 61.7k 14 19.818138% 19.818138% 19.8% 54,574 54.6k 15 19.429339% 19.429339% 19.4% 177,392 177k 16 19.033854% 19.033854% 19.0% 24,165 24.2k 17 18.652082% 18.652082% 18.7% 28,716 28.7k 18 17.701138% 17.701138% 17.7% 113,579 114k 19 17.581816% 17.581816% 17.6% 53,627 53.6k 20 17.510175% 17.510175% 17.5% 68,317 68.3k 21 17.091376% 17.091376% 17.1% 23,951 24.0k 22 16.240479% 16.240479% 16.2% 24,350 24.4k 23 15.892366% 15.892366% 15.9% 51,743 51.7k 24 15.599293% 15.599293% 15.6% 21,883 21.9k 25 15.220067% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M 14.556230% 14.556230% 14.6% 62,265 62.3k 26 14.288128% 14.288128% 14.3% 21,139 21.1k 27 14.139380% 14.139380% 14.1% 29,774 29.8k 28 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.707506% 13.707506% 13.7% 87,099 87.1k 29 13.662953% 13.662953% 13.7% 16,420 16.4k 30 13.012315% 13.012315% 13.0% 113,264 113k 31 12.517419% 12.517419% 12.5% 36,380 36.4k 32 12.272270% 12.272270% 12.3% 16,342 16.3k 33 12.094590% 12.094590% 12.1% 29,695 29.7k 34 11.990802% 11.990802% 12.0% 15,330 15.3k 35 11.864851% 11.864851% 11.9% 13,590 13.6k 36 11.491053% 11.491053% 11.5% 41,737 41.7k 37 9.493656% 9.493656% 9.5% 40,555 40.6k 38 8.971954% 8.971954% 9.0% 13,439 13.4k 39 8.633813% 8.633813% 8.6% 11,922 11.9k 40 8.082234% 8.082234% 8.1% 12,309 12.3k 41 7.543130% 7.543130% 7.5% 14,022 14.0k 42 7.473162% 7.473162% 7.5% 10,275 10.3k 43 7.454827% 7.454827% 7.5% 13,747 13.7k 44 7.003785% 7.003785% 7.0% 19,227 19.2k 45 6.840773% 6.840773% 6.8% 31,278 31.3k 46 6.211819% 6.211819% 6.2% 8,694 47 4.493804% 4.493804% 4.5% 5,853 48 3.903817% 3.903817% 3.9% 6,507 49 3.667719% 3.667719% 3.7% 5,217 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 the West, selected places in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 20% 40% 60% Count # Irvine Seattle Scottsdale San Francisco Fremont Portland Denver San Diego Salt Lake City Salt Lk City Huntington Beach Huntington Bch Gilbert Chandler Boise City Glendale Oakland San Jose Colorado Springs Colorado Spgs Urban Honolulu Albuquerque Anchorage Santa Clarita Los Angeles Henderson West Sacramento Reno United States of America United States Spokane Long Beach Chula Vista Aurora Phoenix Tacoma Tucson Mesa Spring Valley Anaheim Riverside Glendale Las Vegas Paradise Fresno Bakersfield Modesto Stockton Fontana Oxnard North Las Vegas N Las Vegas Moreno Valley Santa Ana San Bernardino Sunrise Manor 64.899009% 64.899009% 64.9% 92,313 92.3k 1 57.379781% 57.379781% 57.4% 262,357 262k 2 52.734832% 52.734832% 52.7% 87,900 87.9k 3 52.390028% 52.390028% 52.4% 332,892 333k 4 50.936985% 50.936985% 50.9% 76,298 76.3k 5 43.810806% 43.810806% 43.8% 187,151 187k 6 42.900960% 42.900960% 42.9% 183,511 184k 7 41.674814% 41.674814% 41.7% 362,753 363k 8 41.166094% 41.166094% 41.2% 49,473 49.5k 9 40.193611% 40.193611% 40.2% 55,263 55.3k 10 39.596609% 39.596609% 39.6% 51,573 51.6k 11 39.373724% 39.373724% 39.4% 59,965 60.0k 12 38.262634% 38.262634% 38.3% 53,552 53.6k 13 38.185227% 38.185227% 38.2% 53,567 53.6k 14 38.144487% 38.144487% 38.1% 105,040 105k 15 37.379061% 37.379061% 37.4% 239,842 240k 16 36.281113% 36.281113% 36.3% 99,600 99.6k 17 34.965767% 34.965767% 35.0% 85,849 85.8k 18 32.998544% 32.998544% 33.0% 119,855 120k 19 32.810088% 32.810088% 32.8% 60,991 61.0k 20 31.905884% 31.905884% 31.9% 36,545 36.5k 21 31.126907% 31.126907% 31.1% 785,880 786k 22 30.732522% 30.732522% 30.7% 56,672 56.7k 23 30.144816% 30.144816% 30.1% 14,317,790 14.3M 29.347833% 29.347833% 29.3% 89,515 89.5k 24 28.874334% 28.874334% 28.9% 42,719 42.7k 25 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 28.628743% 28.628743% 28.6% 39,532 39.5k 26 28.501423% 28.501423% 28.5% 84,916 84.9k 27 26.939515% 26.939515% 26.9% 41,475 41.5k 28 26.368277% 26.368277% 26.4% 55,525 55.5k 29 26.327503% 26.327503% 26.3% 240,373 240k 30 24.905754% 24.905754% 24.9% 33,165 33.2k 31 24.711902% 24.711902% 24.7% 80,458 80.5k 32 24.302304% 24.302304% 24.3% 70,631 70.6k 33 24.237376% 24.237376% 24.2% 30,987 31.0k 34 24.191805% 24.191805% 24.2% 51,253 51.3k 35 22.170793% 22.170793% 22.2% 39,948 39.9k 36 21.543512% 21.543512% 21.5% 30,190 30.2k 37 21.385548% 21.385548% 21.4% 83,437 83.4k 38 20.849841% 20.849841% 20.8% 31,261 31.3k 39 20.250805% 20.250805% 20.3% 58,894 58.9k 40 20.047426% 20.047426% 20.0% 40,918 40.9k 41 18.246979% 18.246979% 18.2% 23,166 23.2k 42 17.670792% 17.670792% 17.7% 30,527 30.5k 43 15.787274% 15.787274% 15.8% 17,752 17.8k 44 15.565572% 15.565572% 15.6% 18,441 18.4k 45 14.951081% 14.951081% 15.0% 19,270 19.3k 46 14.750644% 14.750644% 14.8% 16,380 16.4k 47 11.807279% 11.807279% 11.8% 22,269 22.3k 48 11.224183% 11.224183% 11.2% 13,445 13.4k 49 10.315227% 10.315227% 10.3% 11,656 11.7k 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 the West, selected places in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 2% 4% 6% 8% 10% Count # Irvine Seattle Scottsdale San Francisco Salt Lake City Salt Lk City San Diego Oakland Portland Denver Fremont Huntington Beach Huntington Bch Urban Honolulu Albuquerque Glendale Boise City Los Angeles Sacramento Reno Henderson Spokane San Jose West Anchorage Chandler Colorado Springs Colorado Spgs United States of America United States Long Beach Gilbert Riverside Tucson Phoenix Tacoma Santa Clarita Fresno Stockton Anaheim Las Vegas Spring Valley Chula Vista Bakersfield Modesto Mesa Aurora Paradise Glendale Oxnard Santa Ana North Las Vegas N Las Vegas Moreno Valley San Bernardino Fontana Sunrise Manor 10.160221% 10.160221% 10.2% 14,452 14.5k 1 8.337835% 8.337835% 8.3% 38,123 38.1k 2 7.533462% 7.533462% 7.5% 12,557 12.6k 3 7.362321% 7.362321% 7.4% 46,781 46.8k 4 7.355694% 7.355694% 7.4% 8,840 5 6.294080% 6.294080% 6.3% 54,786 54.8k 6 5.834974% 5.834974% 5.8% 16,068 16.1k 7 5.814411% 5.814411% 5.8% 24,838 24.8k 8 5.680354% 5.680354% 5.7% 24,298 24.3k 9 4.928266% 4.928266% 4.9% 7,382 10 4.693364% 4.693364% 4.7% 6,453 11 4.655776% 4.655776% 4.7% 11,431 11.4k 12 4.634471% 4.634471% 4.6% 16,833 16.8k 13 4.418956% 4.418956% 4.4% 6,199 14 4.096914% 4.096914% 4.1% 5,734 15 3.932531% 3.932531% 3.9% 99,287 99.3k 16 3.929656% 3.929656% 3.9% 11,986 12.0k 17 3.837159% 3.837159% 3.8% 5,677 18 3.660983% 3.660983% 3.7% 6,751 19 3.607198% 3.607198% 3.6% 4,981 20 3.531687% 3.531687% 3.5% 22,661 22.7k 21 3.467189% 3.467189% 3.5% 1,646,800 1.65M 3.449871% 3.449871% 3.4% 6,413 22 3.434736% 3.434736% 3.4% 5,231 23 3.214667% 3.214667% 3.2% 8,825 24 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.172158% 3.172158% 3.2% 9,451 25 3.057292% 3.057292% 3.1% 3,982 26 2.966984% 2.966984% 3.0% 5,346 27 2.819549% 2.819549% 2.8% 9,180 28 2.734469% 2.734469% 2.7% 24,966 25.0k 29 2.710233% 2.710233% 2.7% 3,609 30 2.620918% 2.620918% 2.6% 3,002 31 2.555162% 2.555162% 2.6% 7,431 32 2.377948% 2.377948% 2.4% 4,108 33 2.316613% 2.316613% 2.3% 4,908 34 2.314715% 2.314715% 2.3% 9,031 35 2.301170% 2.301170% 2.3% 2,942 36 2.300657% 2.300657% 2.3% 3,542 37 2.295376% 2.295376% 2.3% 4,685 38 2.095969% 2.095969% 2.1% 2,661 39 1.936105% 1.936105% 1.9% 5,627 40 1.853971% 1.853971% 1.9% 3,904 41 1.762109% 1.762109% 1.8% 2,642 42 1.731901% 1.731901% 1.7% 2,427 43 1.276240% 1.276240% 1.3% 1,512 44 1.124048% 1.124048% 1.1% 2,120 45 1.094757% 1.094757% 1.1% 1,411 46 1.035607% 1.035607% 1.0% 1,150 47 1.016813% 1.016813% 1.0% 1,218 48 0.955134% 0.955134% 1.0% 1,074 49 0.706207% 0.706207% 0.7% 798 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 the West, selected places in the West, and entities that contain the West
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x F M # Gilbert Santa Clarita Salt Lk City Aurora Mesa Modesto Riverside United States Stockton Fresno Fontana Portland Sunrise Manor Tacoma Spokane Scottsdale West Phoenix Seattle Oakland Moreno Valley N Las Vegas San Bernardino Glendale Denver Las Vegas Albuquerque Anaheim Tucson Bakersfield Los Angeles Sacramento Oxnard Colorado Spgs Henderson Huntington Bch Paradise Chandler Reno Santa Ana Long Beach Boise City Chula Vista San Jose Anchorage Spring Valley Glendale Urban Honolulu Fremont San Diego San Francisco Irvine -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.192127x 1.192127x 1.19x 4.113% 4.11% 4.903% 4.90% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.158866x 1.158866x 1.16x 11.014% 11.0% 12.764% 12.8% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.115706x 1.115706x 1.12x 12.900% 12.9% 14.392% 14.4% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.114441x 1.114441x 1.11x 13.400% 13.4% 14.934% 14.9% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.105267x 1.105267x 1.11x 11.911% 11.9% 13.165% 13.2% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.103671x 1.103671x 1.10x 18.148% 18.1% 20.029% 20.0% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.102977x 1.102977x 1.10x 21.244% 21.2% 23.431% 23.4% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.086356x 1.086356x 1.09x 24.578% 24.6% 26.701% 26.7% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.079532x 1.079532x 1.08x 24.052% 24.1% 25.965% 26.0% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.078903x 1.078903x 1.08x 27.161% 27.2% 29.304% 29.3% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.076161x 1.076161x 1.08x 9.150% 9.15% 9.847% 9.85% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.073651x 1.073651x 1.07x 27.997% 28.0% 30.059% 30.1% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.069140x 1.069140x 1.07x 11.878% 11.9% 12.699% 12.7% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.060922x 1.060922x 1.06x 8.388% 8.39% 8.899% 8.90% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055135x 1.055135x 1.06x 3.805% 3.80% 4.015% 4.01% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055069x 1.055069x 1.06x 14.820% 14.8% 15.636% 15.6% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.054371x 1.054371x 1.05x 18.921% 18.9% 19.950% 19.9% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.054353x 1.054353x 1.05x 6.660% 6.66% 7.022% 7.02% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.052394x 1.052394x 1.05x 19.334% 19.3% 20.347% 20.3% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.049803x 1.049803x 1.05x 24.440% 24.4% 25.657% 25.7% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.046454x 1.046454x 1.05x 22.354% 22.4% 23.393% 23.4% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.044869x 1.044869x 1.04x 31.601% 31.6% 33.019% 33.0% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.043908x 1.043908x 1.04x 16.741% 16.7% 17.476% 17.5% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.040119x 1.040119x 1.04x 14.270% 14.3% 14.843% 14.8% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.035736x 1.035736x 1.04x 17.207% 17.2% 17.822% 17.8% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.035575x 1.035575x 1.04x 11.299% 11.3% 11.701% 11.7% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.024385x 1.024385x 1.02x 25.050% 25.1% 25.661% 25.7% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.013624x 1.013624x 1.01x 15.788% 15.8% 16.003% 16.0% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.013280x 1.013280x 1.01x 21.336% 21.3% 21.619% 21.6% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.005619x 1.005619x 1.01x 25.447% 25.4% 25.590% 25.6% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.001639x 1.001639x 1.00x 17.568% 17.6% 17.597% 17.6% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.000341x 1.000341x 1.00x 35.660% 35.7% 35.672% 35.7% 31 -1.000686x -1.000686x 1.00x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.006% 7.01% 7.001% 7.00% 32 -1.010351x -1.010351x 1.01x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.492% 7.49% 7.415% 7.41% 33 -1.024257x -1.024257x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.561% 7.56% 7.382% 7.38% 34 -1.024484x -1.024484x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 16.441% 16.4% 16.048% 16.0% 35 -1.037682x -1.037682x 1.04x 1.000000x 1.000000x 8.227% 8.23% 7.928% 7.93% 36 -1.041007x -1.041007x 1.04x 1.000000x 1.000000x 14.578% 14.6% 14.004% 14.0% 37 -1.044985x -1.044985x 1.04x 1.000000x 1.000000x 47.374% 47.4% 45.335% 45.3% 38 -1.058643x -1.058643x 1.06x 1.000000x 1.000000x 21.272% 21.3% 20.094% 20.1% 39 -1.078337x -1.078337x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.442% 6.44% 5.974% 5.97% 40 -1.083962x -1.083962x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 19.348% 19.3% 17.849% 17.8% 41 -1.086603x -1.086603x 1.09x 1.000000x 1.000000x 18.430% 18.4% 16.961% 17.0% 42 -1.096148x -1.096148x 1.10x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.889% 7.89% 7.197% 7.20% 43 -1.122341x -1.122341x 1.12x 1.000000x 1.000000x 12.681% 12.7% 11.299% 11.3% 44 -1.134398x -1.134398x 1.13x 1.000000x 1.000000x 16.526% 16.5% 14.568% 14.6% 45 -1.172222x -1.172222x 1.17x 1.000000x 1.000000x 13.030% 13.0% 11.116% 11.1% 46 -1.199086x -1.199086x 1.20x 1.000000x 1.000000x 9.757% 9.76% 8.137% 8.14% 47 -1.202510x -1.202510x 1.20x 1.000000x 1.000000x 14.199% 14.2% 11.808% 11.8% 48 -1.274469x -1.274469x 1.27x 1.000000x 1.000000x 15.402% 15.4% 12.085% 12.1% 49 -1.842585x -1.842585x 1.84x 1.000000x 1.000000x 4.701% 4.70% 2.551% 2.55% 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 the West, selected places in the West, and entities that contain the West
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x 2x F M # Mesa Scottsdale Riverside Boise City Colorado Spgs Modesto Bakersfield Reno Gilbert N Las Vegas Paradise Albuquerque Urban Honolulu Fremont Glendale Chandler Irvine United States Spring Valley Aurora Las Vegas Santa Clarita Glendale Tucson Spokane Fresno Stockton West Huntington Bch San Diego Henderson Salt Lk City Chula Vista San Jose Phoenix Tacoma Oxnard Los Angeles Moreno Valley Long Beach Sacramento Portland Anchorage Sunrise Manor Fontana Anaheim San Francisco Seattle Denver Oakland Santa Ana San Bernardino -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.109194x 2.109194x 2.11x 1.260% 1.26% 2.659% 2.66% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.075107x 2.075107x 2.08x 4.998% 5.00% 10.371% 10.4% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.973130x 1.973130x 1.97x 2.012% 2.01% 3.970% 3.97% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.954084x 1.954084x 1.95x 2.787% 2.79% 5.445% 5.45% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.947122x 1.947122x 1.95x 2.203% 2.20% 4.290% 4.29% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.898733x 1.898733x 1.90x 1.473% 1.47% 2.796% 2.80% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.852920x 1.852920x 1.85x 1.625% 1.63% 3.011% 3.01% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.812923x 1.812923x 1.81x 2.720% 2.72% 4.931% 4.93% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.811099x 1.811099x 1.81x 2.198% 2.20% 3.981% 3.98% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.766623x 1.766623x 1.77x 0.795% 0.80% 1.405% 1.40% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.763211x 1.763211x 1.76x 1.268% 1.27% 2.236% 2.24% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.755268x 1.755268x 1.76x 3.407% 3.41% 5.981% 5.98% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.743674x 1.743674x 1.74x 3.415% 3.41% 5.955% 5.95% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.723297x 1.723297x 1.72x 3.649% 3.65% 6.289% 6.29% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.710451x 1.710451x 1.71x 3.307% 3.31% 5.656% 5.66% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.679130x 1.679130x 1.68x 2.584% 2.58% 4.340% 4.34% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.673459x 1.673459x 1.67x 7.676% 7.68% 12.845% 12.8% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.645303x 1.645303x 1.65x 1.740% 1.74% 2.863% 2.86% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.626328x 1.626328x 1.63x 1.424% 1.42% 2.316% 2.32% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.613636x 1.613636x 1.61x 1.777% 1.78% 2.867% 2.87% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.610610x 1.610610x 1.61x 2.021% 2.02% 3.255% 3.26% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.604434x 1.604434x 1.60x 1.345% 1.34% 2.157% 2.16% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.598305x 1.598305x 1.60x 2.185% 2.18% 3.492% 3.49% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.578334x 1.578334x 1.58x 2.823% 2.82% 4.456% 4.46% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.575377x 1.575377x 1.58x 1.999% 2.00% 3.150% 3.15% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.574826x 1.574826x 1.57x 1.869% 1.87% 2.943% 2.94% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.572596x 1.572596x 1.57x 2.707% 2.71% 4.257% 4.26% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.569641x 1.569641x 1.57x 3.668% 3.67% 5.758% 5.76% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.559869x 1.559869x 1.56x 4.925% 4.93% 7.683% 7.68% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.522622x 1.522622x 1.52x 2.929% 2.93% 4.460% 4.46% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.508871x 1.508871x 1.51x 5.837% 5.84% 8.807% 8.81% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.503356x 1.503356x 1.50x 1.865% 1.86% 2.804% 2.80% 31 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.489233x 1.489233x 1.49x 2.842% 2.84% 4.232% 4.23% 32 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.479882x 1.479882x 1.48x 2.210% 2.21% 3.271% 3.27% 33 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.460557x 1.460557x 1.46x 2.219% 2.22% 3.241% 3.24% 34 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.457902x 1.457902x 1.46x 1.039% 1.04% 1.515% 1.52% 35 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.419903x 1.419903x 1.42x 3.261% 3.26% 4.630% 4.63% 36 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.415355x 1.415355x 1.42x 0.868% 0.87% 1.229% 1.23% 37 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.368382x 1.368382x 1.37x 2.689% 2.69% 3.679% 3.68% 38 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.353840x 1.353840x 1.35x 3.366% 3.37% 4.557% 4.56% 39 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.334847x 1.334847x 1.33x 4.990% 4.99% 6.661% 6.66% 40 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.324427x 1.324427x 1.32x 2.968% 2.97% 3.931% 3.93% 41 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.266131x 1.266131x 1.27x 0.624% 0.62% 0.790% 0.79% 42 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.249266x 1.249266x 1.25x 0.852% 0.85% 1.064% 1.06% 43 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.239837x 1.239837x 1.24x 2.074% 2.07% 2.572% 2.57% 44 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.227318x 1.227318x 1.23x 6.596% 6.60% 8.096% 8.10% 45 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.202715x 1.202715x 1.20x 7.573% 7.57% 9.108% 9.11% 46 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.175868x 1.175868x 1.18x 5.222% 5.22% 6.140% 6.14% 47 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.089880x 1.089880x 1.09x 5.595% 5.59% 6.098% 6.10% 48 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.043187x 1.043187x 1.04x 1.100% 1.10% 1.148% 1.15% 49 -1.062984x -1.062984x 1.06x 1.000000x 1.000000x 1.047% 1.05% 0.985% 0.98% 50

Educational Attainment by Metro Area in the West

There are 176 metro areas in the West. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, the West, and the United States. The least populous of the compared metro areas has a population of 201,680.

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 the West, selected metro areas in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 10% 20% 30% Count # Merced Metro Area Merced Area Visalia and Porterville Metro Area Visalia Area Salinas Metro Area Salinas Area Yakima Metro Area Yakima Area Bakersfield Metro Area Bakersfield Fresno Metro Area Fresno Area Modesto Metro Area Modesto Area Stockton and Lodi Metro Area Stockton Area Las Cruces Metro Area Las Cruces Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Anaheim Metro Area Los Angeles Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ontario Metro Area Riverside Santa Maria and Santa Barbara Metro Area Santa Maria Oxnard, Thousand Oaks, and Ventura Metro Area Oxnard Area Kennewick and Richland Metro Area Kennewick Lake Havasu City and Kingman Metro Area Lake Havasu City Las Vegas, Henderson, and Paradise Metro Area Las Vegas Salem Metro Area Salem Area West Santa Cruz and Watsonville Metro Area Santa Cruz San Diego and Carlsbad Metro Area San Diego Greeley Metro Area Greeley Area United States of America United States San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Santa Clara Metro Area San Jose Area Phoenix, Mesa, and Scottsdale Metro Area Phoenix Area Santa Rosa Metro Area Santa Rosa Reno Metro Area Reno Area Vallejo and Fairfield Metro Area Vallejo Area Tucson Metro Area Tucson Area Albuquerque Metro Area Albuquerque San Francisco, Oakland, and Hayward Metro Area San Francisco Chico Metro Area Chico Area Sacramento, Roseville, Arden, and Arcade Metro Area Sacramento Medford Metro Area Medford Area Salt Lake City Metro Area Salt Lake City San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, and Arroyo Grande Metro Area San Luis Obispo Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area Boise City Metro Area Boise City Prescott Metro Area Prescott Area Urban Honolulu Metro Area Urban Honolulu Portland, Vancouver, and Hillsboro Metro Area Portland Area Bellingham Metro Area Bellingham Eugene Metro Area Eugene Area Seattle, Tacoma, and Bellevue Metro Area Seattle Area Spokane and Spokane Valley Metro Area Spokane Area Anchorage Metro Area Anchorage Ogden and Clearfield Metro Area Ogden Area Olympia and Tumwater Metro Area Olympia Area Provo and Orem Metro Area Provo Area Colorado Springs Metro Area Colorado Springs Bremerton and Silverdale Metro Area Bremerton Boulder Metro Area Boulder Area Fort Collins Metro Area Fort Collins 33.270779% 33.270779% 33.3% 49,109 49.1k 1 31.990346% 31.990346% 32.0% 81,386 81.4k 2 29.032689% 29.032689% 29.0% 76,115 76.1k 3 28.983612% 28.983612% 29.0% 42,341 42.3k 4 27.562518% 27.562518% 27.6% 137,454 137k 5 26.939493% 26.939493% 26.9% 149,147 149k 6 23.589455% 23.589455% 23.6% 74,947 74.9k 7 22.744593% 22.744593% 22.7% 95,684 95.7k 8 22.451278% 22.451278% 22.5% 28,305 28.3k 9 21.682141% 21.682141% 21.7% 1,835,519 1.84M 10 21.072434% 21.072434% 21.1% 549,988 550k 11 20.897528% 20.897528% 20.9% 55,042 55.0k 12 17.172155% 17.172155% 17.2% 92,204 92.2k 13 16.539988% 16.539988% 16.5% 26,505 26.5k 14 16.156404% 16.156404% 16.2% 23,763 23.8k 15 16.099011% 16.099011% 16.1% 210,572 211k 16 15.547213% 15.547213% 15.5% 39,218 39.2k 17 15.220067% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M 15.066976% 15.066976% 15.1% 25,713 25.7k 18 14.521847% 14.521847% 14.5% 297,188 297k 19 14.374969% 14.374969% 14.4% 22,985 23.0k 20 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.745740% 13.745740% 13.7% 172,528 173k 21 13.735252% 13.735252% 13.7% 377,434 377k 22 13.284846% 13.284846% 13.3% 44,678 44.7k 23 13.037472% 13.037472% 13.0% 37,280 37.3k 24 12.836710% 12.836710% 12.8% 35,379 35.4k 25 12.827471% 12.827471% 12.8% 83,435 83.4k 26 12.751962% 12.751962% 12.8% 75,220 75.2k 27 12.343234% 12.343234% 12.3% 382,099 382k 28 12.302419% 12.302419% 12.3% 17,372 17.4k 29 12.289635% 12.289635% 12.3% 174,188 174k 30 10.905062% 10.905062% 10.9% 15,648 15.6k 31 10.843792% 10.843792% 10.8% 72,742 72.7k 32 10.420048% 10.420048% 10.4% 18,744 18.7k 33 10.351313% 10.351313% 10.4% 180,085 180k 34 10.122424% 10.122424% 10.1% 40,424 40.4k 35 9.832887% 9.832887% 9.8% 15,516 15.5k 36 9.650970% 9.650970% 9.7% 62,961 63.0k 37 9.351325% 9.351325% 9.4% 143,836 144k 38 9.078592% 9.078592% 9.1% 11,927 11.9k 39 8.861089% 8.861089% 8.9% 21,094 21.1k 40 8.490346% 8.490346% 8.5% 202,882 203k 41 7.671255% 7.671255% 7.7% 27,021 27.0k 42 7.548968% 7.548968% 7.5% 18,372 18.4k 43 7.512127% 7.512127% 7.5% 26,420 26.4k 44 7.063528% 7.063528% 7.1% 12,313 12.3k 45 6.526474% 6.526474% 6.5% 17,169 17.2k 46 6.388795% 6.388795% 6.4% 26,666 26.7k 47 6.356151% 6.356151% 6.4% 10,853 10.9k 48 6.111039% 6.111039% 6.1% 11,783 11.8k 49 5.551643% 5.551643% 5.6% 10,957 11.0k 50

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 the West, selected metro areas in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 20% 40% Count # Boulder Metro Area Boulder Area San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Santa Clara Metro Area San Jose Area San Francisco, Oakland, and Hayward Metro Area San Francisco Fort Collins Metro Area Fort Collins Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area Seattle, Tacoma, and Bellevue Metro Area Seattle Area Santa Cruz and Watsonville Metro Area Santa Cruz Provo and Orem Metro Area Provo Area Colorado Springs Metro Area Colorado Springs San Diego and Carlsbad Metro Area San Diego Portland, Vancouver, and Hillsboro Metro Area Portland Area Olympia and Tumwater Metro Area Olympia Area Santa Rosa Metro Area Santa Rosa Urban Honolulu Metro Area Urban Honolulu Bellingham Metro Area Bellingham San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, and Arroyo Grande Metro Area San Luis Obispo Oxnard, Thousand Oaks, and Ventura Metro Area Oxnard Area Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Anaheim Metro Area Los Angeles Santa Maria and Santa Barbara Metro Area Santa Maria Salt Lake City Metro Area Salt Lake City Sacramento, Roseville, Arden, and Arcade Metro Area Sacramento West Anchorage Metro Area Anchorage Albuquerque Metro Area Albuquerque Tucson Metro Area Tucson Area Bremerton and Silverdale Metro Area Bremerton Boise City Metro Area Boise City United States of America United States Phoenix, Mesa, and Scottsdale Metro Area Phoenix Area Ogden and Clearfield Metro Area Ogden Area Eugene Metro Area Eugene Area Spokane and Spokane Valley Metro Area Spokane Area Reno Metro Area Reno Area Las Cruces Metro Area Las Cruces Greeley Metro Area Greeley Area Kennewick and Richland Metro Area Kennewick Medford Metro Area Medford Area Chico Metro Area Chico Area Vallejo and Fairfield Metro Area Vallejo Area Prescott Metro Area Prescott Area Salinas Metro Area Salinas Area Salem Metro Area Salem Area Las Vegas, Henderson, and Paradise Metro Area Las Vegas Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ontario Metro Area Riverside Fresno Metro Area Fresno Area Stockton and Lodi Metro Area Stockton Area Modesto Metro Area Modesto Area Yakima Metro Area Yakima Area Bakersfield Metro Area Bakersfield Visalia and Porterville Metro Area Visalia Area Merced Metro Area Merced Area Lake Havasu City and Kingman Metro Area Lake Havasu City 58.301999% 58.301999% 58.3% 112,415 112k 1 45.703660% 45.703660% 45.7% 573,644 574k 2 44.525046% 44.525046% 44.5% 1,378,324 1.38M 3 43.792972% 43.792972% 43.8% 86,432 86.4k 4 39.182092% 39.182092% 39.2% 681,663 682k 5 37.997356% 37.997356% 38.0% 907,970 908k 6 37.049538% 37.049538% 37.0% 63,228 63.2k 7 36.024663% 36.024663% 36.0% 94,769 94.8k 8 35.055716% 35.055716% 35.1% 146,318 146k 9 34.561974% 34.561974% 34.6% 707,307 707k 10 34.512055% 34.512055% 34.5% 530,842 531k 11 32.272055% 32.272055% 32.3% 56,256 56.3k 12 32.245739% 32.245739% 32.2% 108,445 108k 13 32.100616% 32.100616% 32.1% 209,418 209k 14 31.938344% 31.938344% 31.9% 41,959 42.0k 15 31.490294% 31.490294% 31.5% 56,646 56.6k 16 31.411203% 31.411203% 31.4% 168,659 169k 17 31.363840% 31.363840% 31.4% 2,655,131 2.66M 18 31.293899% 31.293899% 31.3% 82,425 82.4k 19 30.481189% 30.481189% 30.5% 204,473 204k 20 30.401092% 30.401092% 30.4% 430,892 431k 21 30.144816% 30.144816% 30.1% 14,317,790 14.3M 30.082878% 30.082878% 30.1% 73,213 73.2k 22 29.885568% 29.885568% 29.9% 176,286 176k 23 29.829961% 29.829961% 29.8% 194,026 194k 24 29.489072% 29.489072% 29.5% 50,352 50.4k 25 29.268739% 29.268739% 29.3% 116,885 117k 26 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 28.724906% 28.724906% 28.7% 789,338 789k 27 28.459076% 28.459076% 28.5% 100,090 100k 28 27.661603% 27.661603% 27.7% 65,849 65.8k 29 27.258068% 27.258068% 27.3% 96,013 96.0k 30 27.235307% 27.235307% 27.2% 77,878 77.9k 31 26.640914% 26.640914% 26.6% 33,587 33.6k 32 25.923725% 25.923725% 25.9% 41,451 41.5k 33 24.890170% 24.890170% 24.9% 39,886 39.9k 34 24.771243% 24.771243% 24.8% 35,545 35.5k 35 24.436293% 24.436293% 24.4% 34,506 34.5k 36 24.284854% 24.284854% 24.3% 66,931 66.9k 37 24.210853% 24.210853% 24.2% 38,204 38.2k 38 23.005302% 23.005302% 23.0% 60,313 60.3k 39 22.726966% 22.726966% 22.7% 57,329 57.3k 40 22.115994% 22.115994% 22.1% 289,273 289k 41 19.653845% 19.653845% 19.7% 512,963 513k 42 19.560290% 19.560290% 19.6% 108,293 108k 43 18.075110% 18.075110% 18.1% 76,040 76.0k 44 16.399655% 16.399655% 16.4% 52,104 52.1k 45 15.517572% 15.517572% 15.5% 22,669 22.7k 46 14.956316% 14.956316% 15.0% 74,587 74.6k 47 13.307758% 13.307758% 13.3% 33,856 33.9k 48 12.620932% 12.620932% 12.6% 18,629 18.6k 49 11.931521% 11.931521% 11.9% 17,549 17.5k 50

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 the West, selected metro areas in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 2% 4% 6% 8% Count # Boulder Metro Area Boulder Area San Francisco, Oakland, and Hayward Metro Area San Francisco San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Santa Clara Metro Area San Jose Area Fort Collins Metro Area Fort Collins Santa Maria and Santa Barbara Metro Area Santa Maria Santa Cruz and Watsonville Metro Area Santa Cruz San Diego and Carlsbad Metro Area San Diego San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, and Arroyo Grande Metro Area San Luis Obispo Seattle, Tacoma, and Bellevue Metro Area Seattle Area Albuquerque Metro Area Albuquerque Santa Rosa Metro Area Santa Rosa Portland, Vancouver, and Hillsboro Metro Area Portland Area Tucson Metro Area Tucson Area Urban Honolulu Metro Area Urban Honolulu Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Anaheim Metro Area Los Angeles Denver, Aurora, and Lakewood Metro Area Denver Area Oxnard, Thousand Oaks, and Ventura Metro Area Oxnard Area Sacramento, Roseville, Arden, and Arcade Metro Area Sacramento Olympia and Tumwater Metro Area Olympia Area Eugene Metro Area Eugene Area West Reno Metro Area Reno Area Provo and Orem Metro Area Provo Area Salt Lake City Metro Area Salt Lake City United States of America United States Bellingham Metro Area Bellingham Las Cruces Metro Area Las Cruces Anchorage Metro Area Anchorage Bremerton and Silverdale Metro Area Bremerton Colorado Springs Metro Area Colorado Springs Chico Metro Area Chico Area Spokane and Spokane Valley Metro Area Spokane Area Salinas Metro Area Salinas Area Phoenix, Mesa, and Scottsdale Metro Area Phoenix Area Medford Metro Area Medford Area Kennewick and Richland Metro Area Kennewick Boise City Metro Area Boise City Prescott Metro Area Prescott Area Vallejo and Fairfield Metro Area Vallejo Area Fresno Metro Area Fresno Area Las Vegas, Henderson, and Paradise Metro Area Las Vegas Salem Metro Area Salem Area Ogden and Clearfield Metro Area Ogden Area Stockton and Lodi Metro Area Stockton Area Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ontario Metro Area Riverside Greeley Metro Area Greeley Area Modesto Metro Area Modesto Area Merced Metro Area Merced Area Yakima Metro Area Yakima Area Bakersfield Metro Area Bakersfield Visalia and Porterville Metro Area Visalia Area Lake Havasu City and Kingman Metro Area Lake Havasu City 8.783549% 8.783549% 8.8% 16,936 16.9k 1 6.097625% 6.097625% 6.1% 188,759 189k 2 5.826849% 5.826849% 5.8% 73,135 73.1k 3 5.034834% 5.034834% 5.0% 9,937 4 4.828961% 4.828961% 4.8% 12,719 12.7k 5 4.591639% 4.591639% 4.6% 7,836 6 4.531322% 4.531322% 4.5% 92,733 92.7k 7 4.142670% 4.142670% 4.1% 7,452 8 4.078783% 4.078783% 4.1% 97,465 97.5k 9 4.028515% 4.028515% 4.0% 23,763 23.8k 10 3.895536% 3.895536% 3.9% 13,101 13.1k 11 3.870271% 3.870271% 3.9% 59,530 59.5k 12 3.795585% 3.795585% 3.8% 24,688 24.7k 13 3.790276% 3.790276% 3.8% 24,727 24.7k 14 3.776930% 3.776930% 3.8% 319,739 320k 15 3.750292% 3.750292% 3.8% 65,245 65.2k 16 3.739717% 3.739717% 3.7% 20,080 20.1k 17 3.693706% 3.693706% 3.7% 52,353 52.4k 18 3.582533% 3.582533% 3.6% 6,245 19 3.479912% 3.479912% 3.5% 8,284 20 3.467189% 3.467189% 3.5% 1,646,800 1.65M 3.383168% 3.383168% 3.4% 9,674 21 3.359981% 3.359981% 3.4% 8,839 22 3.329373% 3.329373% 3.3% 22,334 22.3k 23 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.195433% 3.195433% 3.2% 4,198 24 3.152935% 3.152935% 3.2% 3,975 25 3.097740% 3.097740% 3.1% 7,539 26 3.087591% 3.087591% 3.1% 5,272 27 3.006802% 3.006802% 3.0% 12,550 12.6k 28 2.966546% 2.966546% 3.0% 4,189 29 2.922464% 2.922464% 2.9% 10,294 10.3k 30 2.906130% 2.906130% 2.9% 7,619 31 2.822205% 2.822205% 2.8% 77,552 77.6k 32 2.767382% 2.767382% 2.8% 3,971 33 2.741376% 2.741376% 2.7% 4,393 34 2.710398% 2.710398% 2.7% 10,824 10.8k 35 2.520327% 2.520327% 2.5% 3,977 36 2.491945% 2.491945% 2.5% 6,868 37 2.417107% 2.417107% 2.4% 13,382 13.4k 38 2.268993% 2.268993% 2.3% 29,678 29.7k 39 2.162529% 2.162529% 2.2% 5,455 40 2.106921% 2.106921% 2.1% 7,410 41 2.062331% 2.062331% 2.1% 8,676 42 2.022078% 2.022078% 2.0% 52,776 52.8k 43 2.021314% 2.021314% 2.0% 3,232 44 1.802250% 1.802250% 1.8% 5,726 45 1.691011% 1.691011% 1.7% 2,496 46 1.612064% 1.612064% 1.6% 2,355 47 1.520556% 1.520556% 1.5% 7,583 48 1.494057% 1.494057% 1.5% 3,801 49 1.386991% 1.386991% 1.4% 2,040 50

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 the West, selected metro areas in the West, and entities that contain the West
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x F M # San Luis Obispo Eugene Area Santa Rosa Fort Collins Medford Area Vallejo Area Salem Area Yakima Area Chico Area Salt Lake City Greeley Area Bellingham Visalia Area Santa Maria Bakersfield Fresno Area Lake Havasu City Prescott Area Salinas Area Kennewick Boise City Stockton Area Boulder Area Albuquerque United States Modesto Area Portland Area Denver Area Santa Cruz Merced Area Phoenix Area Sacramento Riverside Seattle Area Ogden Area West Spokane Area Oxnard Area Provo Area Las Vegas Tucson Area Reno Area Anchorage Los Angeles Olympia Area San Francisco Las Cruces Colorado Springs San Jose Area San Diego Bremerton Urban Honolulu -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.419093x 1.419093x 1.42x 8.611% 8.61% 12.219% 12.2% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.381513x 1.381513x 1.38x 7.483% 7.48% 10.338% 10.3% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.374988x 1.374988x 1.37x 11.252% 11.3% 15.471% 15.5% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.244572x 1.244572x 1.24x 4.957% 4.96% 6.169% 6.17% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.231228x 1.231228x 1.23x 9.814% 9.81% 12.084% 12.1% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.224648x 1.224648x 1.22x 11.564% 11.6% 14.162% 14.2% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.224094x 1.224094x 1.22x 14.015% 14.0% 17.156% 17.2% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.193709x 1.193709x 1.19x 26.466% 26.5% 31.593% 31.6% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.188890x 1.188890x 1.19x 11.271% 11.3% 13.400% 13.4% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.185788x 1.185788x 1.19x 9.927% 9.93% 11.771% 11.8% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.177817x 1.177817x 1.18x 13.206% 13.2% 15.554% 15.6% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.174447x 1.174447x 1.17x 8.364% 8.36% 9.823% 9.82% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.148593x 1.148593x 1.15x 29.808% 29.8% 34.237% 34.2% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.141392x 1.141392x 1.14x 19.530% 19.5% 22.292% 22.3% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.128666x 1.128666x 1.13x 25.858% 25.9% 29.185% 29.2% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.127990x 1.127990x 1.13x 25.346% 25.3% 28.591% 28.6% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.119681x 1.119681x 1.12x 15.247% 15.2% 17.072% 17.1% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.114525x 1.114525x 1.11x 9.322% 9.32% 10.390% 10.4% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.114444x 1.114444x 1.11x 27.430% 27.4% 30.570% 30.6% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.111367x 1.111367x 1.11x 15.665% 15.7% 17.410% 17.4% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.108521x 1.108521x 1.11x 9.608% 9.61% 10.651% 10.7% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.102425x 1.102425x 1.10x 21.665% 21.7% 23.883% 23.9% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.102026x 1.102026x 1.10x 5.818% 5.82% 6.412% 6.41% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.101562x 1.101562x 1.10x 12.156% 12.2% 13.391% 13.4% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100758x 1.100758x 1.10x 22.493% 22.5% 24.760% 24.8% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.098201x 1.098201x 1.10x 8.925% 8.92% 9.801% 9.80% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.097283x 1.097283x 1.10x 9.879% 9.88% 10.841% 10.8% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.096500x 1.096500x 1.10x 14.386% 14.4% 15.774% 15.8% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.094221x 1.094221x 1.09x 31.787% 31.8% 34.782% 34.8% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.093212x 1.093212x 1.09x 13.137% 13.1% 14.361% 14.4% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.077358x 1.077358x 1.08x 11.850% 11.8% 12.767% 12.8% 31 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.066902x 1.066902x 1.07x 20.406% 20.4% 21.771% 21.8% 32 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.063911x 1.063911x 1.06x 8.232% 8.23% 8.758% 8.76% 33 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.060760x 1.060760x 1.06x 7.294% 7.29% 7.737% 7.74% 34 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055069x 1.055069x 1.06x 14.820% 14.8% 15.636% 15.6% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.053153x 1.053153x 1.05x 7.477% 7.48% 7.875% 7.87% 35 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.038407x 1.038407x 1.04x 16.857% 16.9% 17.504% 17.5% 36 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.019145x 1.019145x 1.02x 6.465% 6.46% 6.589% 6.59% 37 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.018517x 1.018517x 1.02x 15.952% 16.0% 16.247% 16.2% 38 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.016852x 1.016852x 1.02x 12.724% 12.7% 12.939% 12.9% 39 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.012640x 1.012640x 1.01x 12.956% 13.0% 13.119% 13.1% 40 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.004815x 1.004815x 1.00x 7.531% 7.53% 7.567% 7.57% 41 -1.005306x -1.005306x 1.01x 1.000000x 1.000000x 21.738% 21.7% 21.623% 21.6% 42 -1.016408x -1.016408x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 7.118% 7.12% 7.003% 7.00% 43 -1.018907x -1.018907x 1.02x 1.000000x 1.000000x 12.456% 12.5% 12.225% 12.2% 44 -1.027015x -1.027015x 1.03x 1.000000x 1.000000x 22.739% 22.7% 22.141% 22.1% 45 -1.059665x -1.059665x 1.06x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.569% 6.57% 6.199% 6.20% 46 -1.065236x -1.065236x 1.07x 1.000000x 1.000000x 14.176% 14.2% 13.308% 13.3% 47 -1.079749x -1.079749x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 15.068% 15.1% 13.955% 14.0% 48 -1.080130x -1.080130x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.598% 6.60% 6.109% 6.11% 49 -1.239153x -1.239153x 1.24x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.663% 10.7% 8.605% 8.61% 50

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

There are 13 states in the West. This section compares all 13 of those to each other, the West, and the United States.

No H.S. Diploma by State#39

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the West, selected states in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 5% 10% 15% Count # California New Mexico Nevada West Arizona United States of America United States Idaho Oregon Washington Colorado Hawaii Utah Alaska Montana Wyoming 18.758042% 18.758042% 18.8% 4,587,281 4.59M 1 16.368116% 16.368116% 16.4% 220,516 221k 2 15.368811% 15.368811% 15.4% 279,245 279k 3 15.220067% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M 14.305610% 14.305610% 14.3% 602,437 602k 4 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 11.196508% 11.196508% 11.2% 112,071 112k 5 10.610504% 10.610504% 10.6% 280,524 281k 6 9.976547% 9.976547% 10.0% 456,441 456k 7 9.827628% 9.827628% 9.8% 333,037 333k 8 9.592131% 9.592131% 9.6% 89,995 90.0k 9 9.148877% 9.148877% 9.1% 147,352 147k 10 8.363398% 8.363398% 8.4% 37,995 38.0k 11 7.866839% 7.866839% 7.9% 53,333 53.3k 12 7.649079% 7.649079% 7.6% 28,801 28.8k 13

Bachelor's Degrees by State#40

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the West, selected states in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 10% 20% 30% Count # Colorado Washington California Utah West Hawaii Oregon United States of America United States Montana Alaska Arizona New Mexico Idaho Wyoming Nevada 37.028750% 37.028750% 37.0% 1,254,824 1.25M 1 31.867921% 31.867921% 31.9% 1,458,002 1.46M 2 30.672795% 30.672795% 30.7% 7,501,035 7.50M 3 30.264026% 30.264026% 30.3% 487,433 487k 4 30.144816% 30.144816% 30.1% 14,317,790 14.3M 30.109452% 30.109452% 30.1% 282,492 282k 5 29.703276% 29.703276% 29.7% 785,305 785k 6 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 28.678643% 28.678643% 28.7% 194,426 194k 7 27.500270% 27.500270% 27.5% 124,934 125k 8 26.874445% 26.874445% 26.9% 1,131,735 1.13M 9 25.806303% 25.806303% 25.8% 347,670 348k 10 25.065588% 25.065588% 25.1% 250,893 251k 11 24.674859% 24.674859% 24.7% 92,908 92.9k 12 22.352348% 22.352348% 22.4% 406,133 406k 13

Very Advanced Degrees by State#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 the West, selected states in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 1% 2% 3% Count # California Colorado Hawaii West Washington Oregon New Mexico United States of America United States Utah Montana Arizona Alaska Idaho Wyoming Nevada 3.787625% 3.787625% 3.8% 926,264 926k 1 3.677603% 3.677603% 3.7% 124,626 125k 2 3.496206% 3.496206% 3.5% 32,802 32.8k 3 3.467189% 3.467189% 3.5% 1,646,800 1.65M 3.390781% 3.390781% 3.4% 155,133 155k 4 3.371847% 3.371847% 3.4% 89,146 89.1k 5 3.364313% 3.364313% 3.4% 45,325 45.3k 6 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 2.956534% 2.956534% 3.0% 47,618 47.6k 7 2.951116% 2.951116% 3.0% 20,007 20.0k 8 2.802578% 2.802578% 2.8% 118,022 118k 9 2.751260% 2.751260% 2.8% 12,499 12.5k 10 2.377151% 2.377151% 2.4% 23,794 23.8k 11 2.375116% 2.375116% 2.4% 8,943 12 2.345733% 2.345733% 2.3% 42,621 42.6k 13

Under-Education Sex Ratio by State#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 the West, selected states in the West, and entities that contain the West
Female
Male
1.0x 0.5x 0.0x 0.5x 1.0x F M # Idaho Montana Oregon Colorado Utah Wyoming New Mexico Washington United States Arizona West California Nevada Alaska Hawaii -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.173595x 1.173595x 1.17x 10.311% 10.3% 12.101% 12.1% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.166468x 1.166468x 1.17x 7.267% 7.27% 8.477% 8.48% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.163531x 1.163531x 1.16x 9.827% 9.83% 11.434% 11.4% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.128296x 1.128296x 1.13x 9.241% 9.24% 10.426% 10.4% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.126710x 1.126710x 1.13x 8.607% 8.61% 9.698% 9.70% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.120391x 1.120391x 1.12x 7.210% 7.21% 8.078% 8.08% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.119952x 1.119952x 1.12x 15.467% 15.5% 17.322% 17.3% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.113460x 1.113460x 1.11x 9.450% 9.45% 10.522% 10.5% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.072911x 1.072911x 1.07x 13.814% 13.8% 14.821% 14.8% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055069x 1.055069x 1.06x 14.820% 14.8% 15.636% 15.6% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.036444x 1.036444x 1.04x 18.430% 18.4% 19.102% 19.1% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.029472x 1.029472x 1.03x 15.145% 15.1% 15.592% 15.6% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.029302x 1.029302x 1.03x 8.238% 8.24% 8.480% 8.48% 12 -1.144070x -1.144070x 1.14x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.227% 10.2% 8.939% 8.94% 13

Over-Education Sex Ratio by State#43

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 West, selected states in the West, and entities that contain the West
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x 2x F M # Utah Idaho Wyoming Arizona New Mexico Nevada United States Oregon Montana Washington West Colorado California Hawaii Alaska -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.754124x 2.754124x 2.75x 1.580% 1.58% 4.352% 4.35% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.345062x 2.345062x 2.35x 1.427% 1.43% 3.347% 3.35% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.745285x 1.745285x 1.75x 1.725% 1.73% 3.011% 3.01% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.735571x 1.735571x 1.74x 2.062% 2.06% 3.578% 3.58% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.723386x 1.723386x 1.72x 2.490% 2.49% 4.290% 4.29% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.660220x 1.660220x 1.66x 1.763% 1.76% 2.927% 2.93% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.653004x 1.653004x 1.65x 2.435% 2.43% 4.024% 4.02% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.642741x 1.642741x 1.64x 2.568% 2.57% 4.218% 4.22% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.640411x 1.640411x 1.64x 2.240% 2.24% 3.675% 3.67% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.576396x 1.576396x 1.58x 2.642% 2.64% 4.165% 4.17% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.572596x 1.572596x 1.57x 2.707% 2.71% 4.257% 4.26% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.549760x 1.549760x 1.55x 2.891% 2.89% 4.480% 4.48% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.494585x 1.494585x 1.49x 3.051% 3.05% 4.560% 4.56% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.430669x 1.430669x 1.43x 2.884% 2.88% 4.126% 4.13% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.261492x 1.261492x 1.26x 2.423% 2.42% 3.056% 3.06% 13

Educational Attainment by County in the West

There are 448 counties in the West. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, the West, and the United States. The least populous of the compared counties has a population of 301,072.

No H.S. Diploma by County#44

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the West, selected counties in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 10% 20% 30% Count # Tulare County Tulare Monterey County Monterey Kern County Kern Fresno County Fresno Stanislaus County Stanislaus Los Angeles County Los Angeles San Joaquin County San Joaquin San Bernardino County San Bernardino Santa Barbara County Santa Barbara Riverside County Riverside Adams County Adams Ventura County Ventura Marion County Marion Orange County Orange Clark County Clark Pinal County Pinal West Denver County Denver San Diego County San Diego Sacramento County Sacramento United States of America United States San Francisco County San Francisco Alameda County Alameda Maricopa County Maricopa Santa Clara County Santa Clara Sonoma County Sonoma Washoe County Washoe Solano County Solano Pima County Pima Bernalillo County Bernalillo San Mateo County San Mateo Contra Costa County Contra Costa Salt Lake County Salt Lake Multnomah County Multnomah Honolulu County Honolulu Pierce County Pierce Washington County Washington Snohomish County Snohomish Lane County Lane Clark County Clark Arapahoe County Arapahoe King County King Clackamas County Clackamas Spokane County Spokane Utah County Utah Ada County Ada Placer County Placer El Paso County El Paso Jefferson County Jefferson Boulder County Boulder Larimer County Larimer Davis County Davis 31.990346% 31.990346% 32.0% 81,386 81.4k 1 29.032689% 29.032689% 29.0% 76,115 76.1k 2 27.562518% 27.562518% 27.6% 137,454 137k 3 26.939493% 26.939493% 26.9% 149,147 149k 4 23.589455% 23.589455% 23.6% 74,947 74.9k 5 23.391518% 23.391518% 23.4% 1,510,337 1.51M 6 22.744593% 22.744593% 22.7% 95,684 95.7k 7 21.772903% 21.772903% 21.8% 268,670 269k 8 20.897528% 20.897528% 20.9% 55,042 55.0k 9 20.444280% 20.444280% 20.4% 281,318 281k 10 18.623165% 18.623165% 18.6% 52,565 52.6k 11 17.172155% 17.172155% 17.2% 92,204 92.2k 12 16.811473% 16.811473% 16.8% 34,287 34.3k 13 16.187809% 16.187809% 16.2% 325,182 325k 14 16.099011% 16.099011% 16.1% 210,572 211k 15 15.258676% 15.258676% 15.3% 38,165 38.2k 16 15.220067% 15.220067% 15.2% 7,229,028 7.23M 14.556230% 14.556230% 14.6% 62,265 62.3k 17 14.521847% 14.521847% 14.5% 297,188 297k 18 14.141837% 14.141837% 14.1% 131,513 132k 19 13.983262% 13.983262% 14.0% 28,887,721 28.9M 13.707506% 13.707506% 13.7% 87,099 87.1k 20 13.591782% 13.591782% 13.6% 141,933 142k 21 13.582702% 13.582702% 13.6% 339,269 339k 22 13.477735% 13.477735% 13.5% 164,456 164k 23 13.284846% 13.284846% 13.3% 44,678 44.7k 24 13.117282% 13.117282% 13.1% 37,084 37.1k 25 12.836710% 12.836710% 12.8% 35,379 35.4k 26 12.827471% 12.827471% 12.8% 83,435 83.4k 27 12.567546% 12.567546% 12.6% 55,446 55.4k 28 11.440879% 11.440879% 11.4% 58,725 58.7k 29 11.191709% 11.191709% 11.2% 80,091 80.1k 30 10.990771% 10.990771% 11.0% 70,071 70.1k 31 10.283877% 10.283877% 10.3% 54,184 54.2k 32 9.650970% 9.650970% 9.7% 62,961 63.0k 33 9.534605% 9.534605% 9.5% 50,216 50.2k 34 9.204745% 9.204745% 9.2% 33,035 33.0k 35 8.946277% 8.946277% 8.9% 43,580 43.6k 36 8.861089% 8.861089% 8.9% 21,094 21.1k 37 8.686418% 8.686418% 8.7% 24,620 24.6k 38 8.597546% 8.597546% 8.6% 33,305 33.3k 39 7.929145% 7.929145% 7.9% 109,086 109k 40 7.580642% 7.580642% 7.6% 19,870 19.9k 41 7.438395% 7.438395% 7.4% 23,222 23.2k 42 6.446474% 6.446474% 6.4% 16,592 16.6k 43 6.419157% 6.419157% 6.4% 16,754 16.8k 44 6.392662% 6.392662% 6.4% 15,521 15.5k 45 6.387138% 6.387138% 6.4% 25,552 25.6k 46 6.300086% 6.300086% 6.3% 23,742 23.7k 47 6.111039% 6.111039% 6.1% 11,783 11.8k 48 5.551643% 5.551643% 5.6% 10,957 11.0k 49 4.625286% 4.625286% 4.6% 8,164 50

Bachelor's Degrees by County#45

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the West, selected counties in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% Count # Boulder County Boulder San Francisco County San Francisco King County King Santa Clara County Santa Clara San Mateo County San Mateo Larimer County Larimer Denver County Denver Alameda County Alameda Jefferson County Jefferson Multnomah County Multnomah Washington County Washington Contra Costa County Contra Costa Arapahoe County Arapahoe Orange County Orange Utah County Utah Ada County Ada El Paso County El Paso Placer County Placer San Diego County San Diego Davis County Davis Sonoma County Sonoma Honolulu County Honolulu Bernalillo County Bernalillo Clackamas County Clackamas Ventura County Ventura Santa Barbara County Santa Barbara Salt Lake County Salt Lake West Pima County Pima Maricopa County Maricopa Los Angeles County Los Angeles Snohomish County Snohomish United States of America United States Spokane County Spokane Sacramento County Sacramento Lane County Lane Washoe County Washoe Clark County Clark Solano County Solano Pierce County Pierce Monterey County Monterey Clark County Clark Marion County Marion Adams County Adams Riverside County Riverside Fresno County Fresno San Bernardino County San Bernardino San Joaquin County San Joaquin Pinal County Pinal Stanislaus County Stanislaus Kern County Kern Tulare County Tulare 58.301999% 58.301999% 58.3% 112,415 112k 1 52.390028% 52.390028% 52.4% 332,892 333k 2 46.555577% 46.555577% 46.6% 640,493 640k 3 46.491040% 46.491040% 46.5% 567,286 567k 4 44.375023% 44.375023% 44.4% 227,773 228k 5 43.792972% 43.792972% 43.8% 86,432 86.4k 6 42.900960% 42.900960% 42.9% 183,511 184k 7 41.772133% 41.772133% 41.8% 436,208 436k 8 40.679099% 40.679099% 40.7% 153,300 153k 9 39.874887% 39.874887% 39.9% 210,094 210k 10 39.370171% 39.370171% 39.4% 141,296 141k 11 39.033828% 39.033828% 39.0% 279,337 279k 12 38.785631% 38.785631% 38.8% 150,247 150k 13 36.780568% 36.780568% 36.8% 738,851 739k 14 36.497644% 36.497644% 36.5% 93,938 93.9k 15 36.012261% 36.012261% 36.0% 93,992 94.0k 16 35.204997% 35.204997% 35.2% 140,839 141k 17 35.084887% 35.084887% 35.1% 85,184 85.2k 18 34.561974% 34.561974% 34.6% 707,307 707k 19 34.119700% 34.119700% 34.1% 60,224 60.2k 20 32.245739% 32.245739% 32.2% 108,445 108k 21 32.100616% 32.100616% 32.1% 209,418 209k 22 32.071653% 32.071653% 32.1% 141,495 141k 23 31.817714% 31.817714% 31.8% 83,399 83.4k 24 31.411203% 31.411203% 31.4% 168,659 169k 25 31.293899% 31.293899% 31.3% 82,425 82.4k 26 31.006174% 31.006174% 31.0% 197,678 198k 27 30.144816% 30.144816% 30.1% 14,317,790 14.3M 29.829961% 29.829961% 29.8% 194,026 194k 28 29.802683% 29.802683% 29.8% 744,412 744k 29 29.678607% 29.678607% 29.7% 1,916,280 1.92M 30 28.915279% 28.915279% 28.9% 140,855 141k 31 28.841550% 28.841550% 28.8% 59,583,138 59.6M 28.392234% 28.392234% 28.4% 88,638 88.6k 32 28.016994% 28.016994% 28.0% 260,546 261k 33 27.661603% 27.661603% 27.7% 65,849 65.8k 34 27.301378% 27.301378% 27.3% 77,184 77.2k 35 25.984455% 25.984455% 26.0% 73,648 73.6k 36 24.284854% 24.284854% 24.3% 66,931 66.9k 37 24.041954% 24.041954% 24.0% 126,622 127k 38 23.005302% 23.005302% 23.0% 60,313 60.3k 39 22.115994% 22.115994% 22.1% 289,273 289k 40 21.242952% 21.242952% 21.2% 43,325 43.3k 41 20.922496% 20.922496% 20.9% 59,055 59.1k 42 20.505181% 20.505181% 20.5% 282,156 282k 43 19.560290% 19.560290% 19.6% 108,293 108k 44 18.704501% 18.704501% 18.7% 230,807 231k 45 18.075110% 18.075110% 18.1% 76,040 76.0k 46 17.961778% 17.961778% 18.0% 44,926 44.9k 47 16.399655% 16.399655% 16.4% 52,104 52.1k 48 14.956316% 14.956316% 15.0% 74,587 74.6k 49 13.307758% 13.307758% 13.3% 33,856 33.9k 50

Very Advanced Degrees by County#46

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 West, selected counties in the West, and entities that contain the West
0% 2% 4% 6% 8% Count # Boulder County Boulder San Francisco County San Francisco San Mateo County San Mateo Santa Clara County Santa Clara Denver County Denver Alameda County Alameda King County King Multnomah County Multnomah Larimer County Larimer Contra Costa County Contra Costa Santa Barbara County Santa Barbara Bernalillo County Bernalillo San Diego County San Diego Orange County Orange Washington County Washington Sonoma County Sonoma Pima County Pima Honolulu County Honolulu Ventura County Ventura Jefferson County Jefferson Los Angeles County Los Angeles Placer County Placer Ada County Ada Arapahoe County Arapahoe Lane County Lane West Salt Lake County Salt Lake Clackamas County Clackamas Utah County Utah Washoe County Washoe United States of America United States Sacramento County Sacramento Spokane County Spokane El Paso County El Paso Maricopa County Maricopa Monterey County Monterey Davis County Davis Solano County Solano Clark County Clark Pierce County Pierce Fresno County Fresno Clark County Clark Riverside County Riverside Snohomish County Snohomish San Joaquin County San Joaquin Marion County Marion San Bernardino County San Bernardino Stanislaus County Stanislaus Kern County Kern Tulare County Tulare Pinal County Pinal Adams County Adams 8.783549% 8.783549% 8.8% 16,936 16.9k 1 7.362321% 7.362321% 7.4% 46,781 46.8k 2 6.394229% 6.394229% 6.4% 32,821 32.8k 3 5.950803% 5.950803% 6.0% 72,612 72.6k 4 5.680354% 5.680354% 5.7% 24,298 24.3k 5 5.502386% 5.502386% 5.5% 57,459 57.5k 6 5.408720% 5.408720% 5.4% 74,411 74.4k 7 5.182934% 5.182934% 5.2% 27,308 27.3k 8 5.034834% 5.034834% 5.0% 9,937 9 4.856574% 4.856574% 4.9% 34,755 34.8k 10 4.828961% 4.828961% 4.8% 12,719 12.7k 11 4.560229% 4.560229% 4.6% 20,119 20.1k 12 4.531322% 4.531322% 4.5% 92,733 92.7k 13 4.254115% 4.254115% 4.3% 85,457 85.5k 14 3.914002% 3.914002% 3.9% 14,047 14.0k 15 3.895536% 3.895536% 3.9% 13,101 13.1k 16 3.795585% 3.795585% 3.8% 24,688 24.7k 17 3.790276% 3.790276% 3.8% 24,727 24.7k 18 3.739717% 3.739717% 3.7% 20,080 20.1k 19 3.715517% 3.715517% 3.7% 14,002 14.0k 20 3.628469% 3.628469% 3.6% 234,282 234k 21 3.598936% 3.598936% 3.6% 8,738 22 3.536015% 3.536015% 3.5% 9,229 23 3.516720% 3.516720% 3.5% 13,623 13.6k 24 3.479912% 3.479912% 3.5% 8,284 25 3.467189% 3.467189% 3.5% 1,646,800 1.65M 3.446664% 3.446664% 3.4% 21,974 22.0k 26 3.428266% 3.428266% 3.4% 8,986 27 3.415171% 3.415171% 3.4% 8,790 28 3.388266% 3.388266% 3.4% 9,579 29 3.200685% 3.200685% 3.2% 6,612,226 6.61M 3.163372% 3.163372% 3.2% 29,418 29.4k 30 3.091697% 3.091697% 3.1% 9,652 31 3.013343% 3.013343% 3.0% 12,055 12.1k 32 2.971893% 2.971893% 3.0% 74,232 74.2k 33 2.906130% 2.906130% 2.9% 7,619 34 2.710359% 2.710359% 2.7% 4,784 35 2.491945% 2.491945% 2.5% 6,868 36 2.440100% 2.440100% 2.4% 6,916 37 2.434537% 2.434537% 2.4% 12,822 12.8k 38 2.417107% 2.417107% 2.4% 13,382 13.4k 39 2.268993% 2.268993% 2.3% 29,678 29.7k 40 2.158903% 2.158903% 2.2% 29,707 29.7k 41 2.100466% 2.100466% 2.1% 10,232 10.2k 42 2.062331% 2.062331% 2.1% 8,676 43 2.030890% 2.030890% 2.0% 4,142 44 1.869502% 1.869502% 1.9% 23,069 23.1k 45 1.802250% 1.802250% 1.8% 5,726 46 1.520556% 1.520556% 1.5% 7,583 47 1.494057% 1.494057% 1.5% 3,801 48 1.327363% 1.327363% 1.3% 3,320 49 1.258078% 1.258078% 1.3% 3,551 50

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County#47

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 West, selected counties in the West, and entities that contain the West
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x F M # Lane Sonoma Pinal Larimer Placer Solano Clackamas Marion Salt Lake Tulare Santa Barbara Clark Kern Fresno Adams Monterey Pierce San Joaquin Boulder Arapahoe United States Stanislaus Jefferson Contra Costa Snohomish Multnomah Riverside Maricopa San Bernardino Bernalillo West Sacramento San Mateo King Denver Ventura Ada Washington Spokane Davis Clark Pima Utah Washoe Los Angeles Alameda Orange El Paso Santa Clara San Diego Honolulu San Francisco -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.381513x 1.381513x 1.38x 7.483% 7.48% 10.338% 10.3% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.374988x 1.374988x 1.37x 11.252% 11.3% 15.471% 15.5% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.308284x 1.308284x 1.31x 13.145% 13.1% 17.197% 17.2% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.244572x 1.244572x 1.24x 4.957% 4.96% 6.169% 6.17% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.232284x 1.232284x 1.23x 5.755% 5.75% 7.092% 7.09% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.224648x 1.224648x 1.22x 11.564% 11.6% 14.162% 14.2% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.214175x 1.214175x 1.21x 6.871% 6.87% 8.343% 8.34% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.213911x 1.213911x 1.21x 15.217% 15.2% 18.472% 18.5% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.190934x 1.190934x 1.19x 10.038% 10.0% 11.954% 12.0% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.148593x 1.148593x 1.15x 29.808% 29.8% 34.237% 34.2% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.141392x 1.141392x 1.14x 19.530% 19.5% 22.292% 22.3% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.129917x 1.129917x 1.13x 8.172% 8.17% 9.233% 9.23% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.128666x 1.128666x 1.13x 25.858% 25.9% 29.185% 29.2% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.127990x 1.127990x 1.13x 25.346% 25.3% 28.591% 28.6% 14 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.126078x 1.126078x 1.13x 17.523% 17.5% 19.732% 19.7% 15 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.114444x 1.114444x 1.11x 27.430% 27.4% 30.570% 30.6% 16 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.105414x 1.105414x 1.11x 9.070% 9.07% 10.026% 10.0% 17 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.102425x 1.102425x 1.10x 21.665% 21.7% 23.883% 23.9% 18 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.102026x 1.102026x 1.10x 5.818% 5.82% 6.412% 6.41% 19 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.101455x 1.101455x 1.10x 8.198% 8.20% 9.030% 9.03% 20 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100983x 1.100983x 1.10x 13.334% 13.3% 14.681% 14.7% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.100758x 1.100758x 1.10x 22.493% 22.5% 24.760% 24.8% 21 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.099369x 1.099369x 1.10x 6.009% 6.01% 6.606% 6.61% 22 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.091803x 1.091803x 1.09x 10.723% 10.7% 11.707% 11.7% 23 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.079146x 1.079146x 1.08x 8.610% 8.61% 9.291% 9.29% 24 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.074984x 1.074984x 1.07x 9.919% 9.92% 10.663% 10.7% 25 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.074515x 1.074515x 1.07x 19.725% 19.7% 21.195% 21.2% 26 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.070041x 1.070041x 1.07x 13.136% 13.1% 14.056% 14.1% 27 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.059427x 1.059427x 1.06x 21.161% 21.2% 22.419% 22.4% 28 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055125x 1.055125x 1.06x 12.243% 12.2% 12.918% 12.9% 29 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.055069x 1.055069x 1.06x 14.820% 14.8% 15.636% 15.6% -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.043710x 1.043710x 1.04x 13.852% 13.9% 14.458% 14.5% 30 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.042230x 1.042230x 1.04x 11.213% 11.2% 11.686% 11.7% 31 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.040943x 1.040943x 1.04x 7.772% 7.77% 8.090% 8.09% 32 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.040119x 1.040119x 1.04x 14.270% 14.3% 14.843% 14.8% 33 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.038407x 1.038407x 1.04x 16.857% 16.9% 17.504% 17.5% 34 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.036740x 1.036740x 1.04x 6.304% 6.30% 6.536% 6.54% 35 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.022552x 1.022552x 1.02x 9.106% 9.11% 9.311% 9.31% 36 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.019337x 1.019337x 1.02x 7.369% 7.37% 7.512% 7.51% 37 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.019286x 1.019286x 1.02x 4.582% 4.58% 4.670% 4.67% 38 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.018517x 1.018517x 1.02x 15.952% 16.0% 16.247% 16.2% 39 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.016852x 1.016852x 1.02x 12.724% 12.7% 12.939% 12.9% 40 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.012543x 1.012543x 1.01x 6.407% 6.41% 6.487% 6.49% 41 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.010707x 1.010707x 1.01x 13.047% 13.0% 13.187% 13.2% 42 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.001167x 1.001167x 1.00x 23.378% 23.4% 23.406% 23.4% 43 -1.005810x -1.005810x 1.01x 1.000000x 1.000000x 13.630% 13.6% 13.551% 13.6% 44 -1.033432x -1.033432x 1.03x 1.000000x 1.000000x 16.446% 16.4% 15.914% 15.9% 45 -1.056222x -1.056222x 1.06x 1.000000x 1.000000x 6.557% 6.56% 6.208% 6.21% 46 -1.074853x -1.074853x 1.07x 1.000000x 1.000000x 13.960% 14.0% 12.987% 13.0% 47 -1.079749x -1.079749x 1.08x 1.000000x 1.000000x 15.068% 15.1% 13.955% 14.0% 48 -1.239153x -1.239153x 1.24x 1.000000x 1.000000x 10.663% 10.7% 8.605% 8.61% 49 -1.274469x -1.274469x 1.27x 1.000000x 1.000000x 15.402% 15.4% 12.085% 12.1% 50

Over-Education Sex Ratio by County#48

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 West, selected counties in the West, and entities that contain the West
Female
Male
1x 0x 1x 2x 3x 4x F M # Utah Davis Salt Lake Pima El Paso Washoe Ada Arapahoe Spokane Clackamas Riverside Washington Bernalillo Maricopa Clark Larimer San Joaquin Marion Ventura United States Orange Santa Barbara Clark Solano Santa Clara Jefferson Kern Pierce West San Diego Snohomish Boulder Stanislaus Honolulu Placer Lane Contra Costa Fresno Los Angeles Monterey Alameda Pinal San Mateo Multnomah Sacramento King San Bernardino Sonoma Adams Tulare San Francisco Denver -1.000000x -1.000000x 4.352373x 4.352373x 4.35x 1.281% 1.28% 5.575% 5.57% 1 -1.000000x -1.000000x 3.891700x 3.891700x 3.89x 1.122% 1.12% 4.365% 4.37% 2 -1.000000x -1.000000x 2.063609x 2.063609x 2.06x 2.254% 2.25% 4.652% 4.65% 3 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.893047x 1.893047x 1.89x 2.653% 2.65% 5.023% 5.02% 4 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.883685x 1.883685x 1.88x 2.108% 2.11% 3.971% 3.97% 5 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.882528x 1.882528x 1.88x 2.351% 2.35% 4.426% 4.43% 6 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.880573x 1.880573x 1.88x 2.462% 2.46% 4.630% 4.63% 7 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.871329x 1.871329x 1.87x 2.480% 2.48% 4.640% 4.64% 8 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.861884x 1.861884x 1.86x 2.178% 2.18% 4.055% 4.06% 9 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.855303x 1.855303x 1.86x 2.428% 2.43% 4.504% 4.50% 10 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.831434x 1.831434x 1.83x 1.534% 1.53% 2.810% 2.81% 11 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.809587x 1.809587x 1.81x 2.813% 2.81% 5.091% 5.09% 12 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.763149x 1.763149x 1.76x 3.336% 3.34% 5.882% 5.88% 13 -1.000000x -1.000000x 1.746567x 1.746567x 1.75x 2.181%