Percentage of prisoners under sentence of death in the U.S. in 2013, by educational attainment

U.S. capital punishment - prisoners on death row by education 2013 This graph shows the percentage of prisoners under sentence of death in the United States in 2013, by educational attainment. As of 2013, around 9.4 percent of all prisoners on death row are college graduates.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Percentage of prisoners
8th grade or less13.1%
9th-11th grade34.8%
High school graduate/GED42.8%
Any college9.4%
Percentage of prisoners
8th grade or less13.1%
9th-11th grade34.8%
High school graduate/GED42.8%
Any college9.4%

© Statista 2018

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
Description Source More information
This graph shows the percentage of prisoners under sentence of death in the United States in 2013, by educational attainment. As of 2013, around 9.4 percent of all prisoners on death row are college graduates.
Show more
Release date
December 2014
Region
United States
Survey time period
2013
Supplementary notes
The data includes all inmates on the death row up to December 31, 2013.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Statistics on "Death penalty in the U.S."

  • Prisoners on death row
The most important statistics
  • Executions in the U.S.
The most important statistics
  • International data
The most important statistics
  • Opinion on death penalty
The most important statistics

Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format

Death penalty in the U.S.

All Information
in one Presentation

Death penalty in the U.S.

Everything On "Death penalty in the U.S." in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista for Your Company: The Research and Analysis Tool

  • Product Film
  • Statistics
  • Downloads

Our Premium Statistics - facts for your business

Currently, Statista provides more than 1 million statistics.
93 percent (all Premium content) are exclusively accessible via our professional accounts.

Unlimited access

As a Statista Premium customer, you receive unlimited access to all statistics at all times. Including downloads of data in the most common formats (XLS, PDF & PNG). Create relevant and significant statistics in no time.

You are in good company

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Our Business Solutions: Save Time and Money

only

$588*

per year
Your advantages
  • Full access to all our statistics
  • Download as XLS, PDF & PNG
  • Relevant data: complete source information
All functions of our platform illustrated face-to-face
  • Learn how Statista supports your company
  • Extensive tour across the whole portal
  • Personal guidance by our support team
The knowledge database for your company
  • All functions of the Premium Account
  • Access to dossiers, forecasts and studies
  • Access to our international database
  • Publishing rights and other exclusive functions

Statistics on the topic

Topics

About Statista

Learn more about how Statista can support your business.

Request webinar