Poverty rate in the U.S. by education 2017

Poverty rate in the United States in 2017, by education

Poverty rate in the U.S. by education 2017 This statistic shows the poverty rate in the United States among all people in 2017, by education. In 2017, about 5.47 percent of the people with a Bachelor's degree were living below the poverty line in the United States.
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Poverty rate in the United States in 2017, by education

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Percentage of population
Children under 1518.08%
Less than 9th grade23.16%
9th-12th grade, no diploma20.41%
High school diploma or equivalent13.29%
Some college, no Assoc. or 4-yr degree10.98%
Associate degree7.24%
Bachelor's degree5.47%
Master's degree4.45%
Professional degree (such as DDS or JD*)4%
Doctorate (such as PhD or EdD*)3.19%
Percentage of population
Children under 1518.08%
Less than 9th grade23.16%
9th-12th grade, no diploma20.41%
High school diploma or equivalent13.29%
Some college, no Assoc. or 4-yr degree10.98%
Associate degree7.24%
Bachelor's degree5.47%
Master's degree4.45%
Professional degree (such as DDS or JD*)4%
Doctorate (such as PhD or EdD*)3.19%
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This statistic shows the poverty rate in the United States among all people in 2017, by education. In 2017, about 5.47 percent of the people with a Bachelor's degree were living below the poverty line in the United States.
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