This report provides a portrait of educational attainment in the United States based on data collected from the Current Population Survey (CPS). The report examines educational attainment of the adult population by demographic and social characteristics such as age, sex, race and Hispanic origin, and disability status, as well as differences in educational attainment between the native and the foreign born. Historical data are also included to present some general trends over time.
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Congressional Elections and the American Electorate: 1978–2014
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The Changing Economics and Demographics of Young Adulthood: 1975-2016
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