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I-EDUC

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

What is the last grade or class that you completed in school? (Recoded for use with online analysis)
  1) Less than high school graduate
  2) High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate)
  3) Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school
  4) Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree)
  5) College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree)
  6) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Less than high school graduate 13.9% 13.9%
High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) 32.4% 46.3%
Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school 3.4% 49.7%
Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) 23.4% 73.1%
College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) 16.1% 89.2%
Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) 10.8% 100%
Total N = 35298

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65 and older TOTAL
Less than high school graduate 15.6% 11.5% 10.6% 11.5% 23.1% 14.0%
High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) 34.7% 27.4% 32.5% 31.8% 36.4% 32.5%
Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school 2.1% 3.0% 3.8% 3.9% 4.4% 3.4%
Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) 31.1% 23.2% 23.1% 22.4% 16.1% 23.4%
College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) 12.3% 22.2% 18.6% 16.0% 10.3% 16.0%
Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) 4.3% 12.7% 11.4% 14.5% 9.6% 10.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
34588


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Less than high school graduate 14.3% 13.6% 13.9%
High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) 32.4% 32.4% 32.4%
Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school 3.5% 3.4% 3.4%
Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) 22.2% 24.5% 23.4%
College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) 16.2% 16.0% 16.1%
Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) 11.4% 10.2% 10.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
35298


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference (Vol.) Other party (Vol.) TOTAL
Less than high school graduate 8.6% 14.7% 13.3% 25.7% 4.8% 13.3%
High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) 31.4% 33.0% 31.9% 36.1% 26.8% 32.3%
Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school 3.5% 3.5% 3.3% 3.5% 1.9% 3.4%
Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) 26.3% 22.3% 23.6% 20.2% 28.3% 23.7%
College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) 19.7% 14.7% 16.3% 9.6% 21.6% 16.2%
Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) 10.4% 11.9% 11.6% 4.9% 16.6% 11.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
34016


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $30,000 $30,000 to under $50,000 $50,000 to under $75,000 $75,000 to under $100,000 $100,000 to under $150,000 $150,000 or more TOTAL
Less than high school graduate 29.8% 11.2% 4.3% 3.0% 1.9% 3.7% 13.3%
High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) 39.6% 38.5% 29.0% 23.2% 17.6% 17.0% 31.6%
Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school 3.9% 4.1% 3.9% 2.8% 1.9% 2.1% 3.5%
Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) 18.5% 26.8% 30.5% 28.4% 24.6% 16.9% 24.1%
College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) 5.7% 13.1% 20.2% 25.5% 29.0% 29.2% 16.4%
Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) 2.4% 6.2% 11.9% 17.1% 25.0% 31.2% 11.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
29357


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school graduate High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) TOTAL
Less than high school graduate 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.9%
High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 32.4%
Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.4%
Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 23.4%
College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 16.1%
Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 10.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
35298



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