Education

Among the Registry participants who were 25 years of age or older (n = 1,255, 39.7%), 8% had less than a high school degree and 25% were a high school graduate or had passed their General Educational Development (GED) exam.  Fifty-seven percent had an education greater than a high school degree.  Ten percent of these participants had unknown or other types of education. (Figure 5).

Figure 5: Highest education level attained by the Registry participants 25 years of age and older, 2014

Bar chart showing Highest education level attained by the Registry participants, see details below

Figure 5: Highest education level attained by the Registry participants 25 years of age and older, 2014
Education Level N %
Less than high school 102 8%
High School Graduate 319 25%
Technical School 46 4%
Some College 181 14%
2-year college degree (Associates) 113 9%
4-year college degree (Bachelors) 233 19%
Advanced Degree 133 11%
Other 5 0%
Unknown 123 10%