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Kurt Bauman, chief of the Education and Social Stratification Branch, Appeared on C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" to Discuss Educational Attainment in the United States

Friday, February 24, 2012 at 9:15 a.m. EST

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Biography: Kurt Bauman

PRESENTATION [PDF]

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Education Attainment [PDF]
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Educational Attainment of the Population 25 Years and Older: 2011 [PDF]
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Percent of People 25 and Over With a Bachelor's or Higher Degree: 1947-2011 [PDF]
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Percent of the College-Educated Population 25 and Over Who are Asian, Black or Hispanic: 2001-2011 [PDF]
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Education Attainment of the Native-born and Foreign-born Population: 2009 [PDF]
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Field of Bachelor's Degree [PDF]
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Distribution of Bachelor's Degree Holders by Selected Fields: 2009 [PDF]
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Percent of Bachelor's Degrees Holders with a Degree in a Science and Engineering Field, by State: 2009 [PDF]
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Sex Distribution Within Field of Bachelor's Degree: 2009 [PDF]
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Percentage Female for Selected Fields: 1984-2009 Bachelor's Degree [PDF]
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What's It Worth: The Payoff of Education [PDF]
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Unemployment Rate by Educational Attainment, Population 25 and Older: 2008-2010 [PDF]
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Mean, Median and Average [PDF]
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Median Earnings for Full-Time Workers 25 Years and Over by Educational Attainment: 2009 [PDF]
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Median Earnings for Full-Time Workers 25 Years and Over by Educational Attainment and Age: 2009 [PDF]
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Median Earnings for Full-Time Workers 25 Years and Over by Educational Attainment and Sex: 2009 [PDF]
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Median Earnings for Full-Time Workers 25 Years and Over by Educational Attainment, Race and Hispanic Origin: 2009 [PDF]
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Mean Monthly Earnings by Educational Attainment Among the Population 18 Years and Over with Earnings: 2009 [PDF]
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Median Monthly Earnings by Selected Field of Training and Education Levels: 2009 [PDF]
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Median Monthly Earnings by Selected Field of Training and Education Levels: 2009 [PDF]
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Mean Monthly Earnings by Vocational Certificate Field Among the Population 18 Years and Over with Earnings: 2009 [PDF]
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High School Equivalency (GED) [PDF]
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Characteristics of GED and High School Diploma Holders Among the Population 18 Years and Over: 2009 [PDF]
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Educational Attainment [PDF]
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For Further Information [PDF]

News Release: Bachelor's Degree Attainment Tops 30 Percent for the First Time, Census Bureau Reports

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Educational Attainment


Sources of Information:

American Community Survey

Current Population Survey

Survey of Income and Program Participation


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Public Information Office | PIO@census.gov | Last Revised: August 30, 2014