ABC News/Washington Post Poll: Politics and International Relations, 2005

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DEGREE

If you graduated college, was that an associate's degree, a bachelor's degree, or what?
  2) Bachelor's degree
  3) Other

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Bachelor's degree 184 88.5% 88.5% -.36
Other 24 11.5% 100% 2.77

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ TOTAL
Bachelor's degree 96.0%
24
98.0%
48
84.3%
43
84.9%
45
79.2%
19
88.6%
179
Other 4.0%
1
2.0%
1
15.7%
8
15.1%
8
20.8%
5
11.4%
23
TOTAL 100.0%
25
100.0%
49
100.0%
51
100.0%
53
100.0%
24

202


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school grad Graduated high school or technical school Some college Graduated College Post-graduate TOTAL
Bachelor's degree 0.00%
0
0.00%
0
0.00%
0
88.5%
184
0.00%
0
88.5%
184
Other 0.00%
0
0.00%
0
0.00%
0
11.5%
24
0.00%
0
11.5%
24
TOTAL 100.0%
0
100.0%
0
100.0%
0
100.0%
208
100.0%
0

208


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Bachelor's degree 84.8%
106
94.0%
78
88.5%
184
Other 15.2%
19
6.0%
5
11.5%
24
TOTAL 100.0%
125
100.0%
83

208


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than 35 thousand dollars 35 to 50 thousand 50 to 75 thousand 75 to 100 thousand More than 100 thousand TOTAL
Bachelor's degree 91.7%
11
86.4%
19
87.0%
40
92.3%
48
83.0%
39
87.7%
157
Other 8.3%
1
13.6%
3
13.0%
6
7.7%
4
17.0%
8
12.3%
22
TOTAL 100.0%
12
100.0%
22
100.0%
46
100.0%
52
100.0%
47

179


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Hispanic Asian Other race TOTAL
Bachelor's degree 88.4%
160
66.7%
4
88.9%
8
100.0%
3
100.0%
7
88.3%
182
Other 11.6%
21
33.3%
2
11.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
11.7%
24
TOTAL 100.0%
181
100.0%
6
100.0%
9
100.0%
3
100.0%
7

206


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast (Census Division 1,2) Midwest (Census Division 3,4) South (Census Division 5,6,7) West (Census Division 8,9) TOTAL
Bachelor's degree 83.7%
36
84.1%
37
93.1%
67
89.8%
44
88.5%
184
Other 16.3%
7
15.9%
7
6.9%
5
10.2%
5
11.5%
24
TOTAL 100.0%
43
100.0%
44
100.0%
72
100.0%
49

208

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