Portrayal of education levels of immigrant TV characters in the U.S. 2018

The statistic shows the difference between portrayals of immigrants' education levels on television compared to real life in the United States as of 2018. The findings show that whilst in reality 17 percent of immigrant hold a Bachelor's qualification, just seven percent of immigrants within the analyzed television episodes were portrayed as being educated to this level.

Difference between portrayals of immigrants' education levels on television compared to real life in the United States as of 2018

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

only $59 / month *
in the first 12 months
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Sources

Release date

December 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

2018

Number of respondents

*

Supplementary notes

*Data was gathered from a total of 143 episodes of 47 television shows that aired in the years of 2017 and 2018.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 / Month *
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Minorities in Media in the U.S."

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.