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Share of U.S. college graduates underemployed 2016-2020

This statistic shows the share of college graduates who were underemployed in the United States from January 2016 to September 2020. In September 2020, about 33 percent of college graduates were underemployed.

Percentage of college graduates in the United States who are underemployed from January 2016 to September 2020

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Source

Release date

October 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

January 2016 to September 2020

Age group

14-64 years

Supplementary notes

Figures for all months are the rate as at the first day of that month.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York defines underemployment as "working in a job that typically does not require a bachelor’s degree".

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