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Percent of Population with Associate Degree or Higher, Top States by Age


 
Age 25-64 Total 25 to 34 years
Geography Population Percent Geography Population Percent
Massachusetts1,800,88051%Massachusetts465,25055%
Connecticut897,88147%Minnesota362,68251%
Colorado1,291,79947%North Dakota45,58750%
Minnesota1,310,23346%New York1,337,32350%
New Hampshire334,77946%New Jersey530,46048%
Vermont153,99745%Iowa178,52347%
New Jersey2,164,00845%Connecticut196,16347%
North Dakota155,34045%New Hampshire67,38046%
Maryland1,421,09545%Maryland352,39346%
New York4,671,80045%Illinois813,60446%
Nation63,442,02139%Nation16,456,29840%


35 to 44 years 45 to 64 years
Geography Population Percent Geography Population Percent
Massachusetts466,58652%Massachusetts869,04448%
Minnesota345,79050%Colorado623,77247%
North Dakota37,71150%Connecticut463,85746%
Connecticut237,86149%New Hampshire180,97745%
Colorado342,41349%Vermont85,23045%
New Hampshire86,42248%Maryland692,28543%
New Jersey593,83948%New Jersey1,039,70943%
Vermont37,38148%Washington776,53543%
Virginia525,17747%Hawaii156,07743%
Maryland376,41747%Virginia912,86342%
Nation16,747,00341%Minnesota601,76142%
Nation30,238,72037%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates