Survey on the importance of a degree beyond high school in U.S. 2013

This survey, conducted in the United States in 2013, shows the public opinion on the importance of having a certificate or degree beyond a high school diploma. 70 percent of polled adults stated they consider having a certificate or degree beyond high school as being very important.

How important is having a certificate or degree beyond high school?

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Source

Release date

April 2014

Region

United States

Survey time period

November 25 - December 15, 2013

Number of respondents

1,012 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

*The percentage of respondents with a college degree or certificate who cosidered studying beyond high schol as "not at all important" was less than 0.5 percent, according to the source.

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