Hoosiers by the Numbers

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Fayette County, IN

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Education

The level of education of our workforce is a critical factor for economic and community development. It often provides insight into the skill levels of a local area. The metrics provided here focus on the attainment of degrees and high school graduates' higher education intent. The type of work (occupations) residents perform can also assist in understanding skill levels.

Educational Attainment
 19701980199020002017
Total Population 25 and Older14,18916,29216,74417,12516,358
    Less than 9th Grade4,5833,6652,4731,452864
    9th to 12th, No Diploma3,1503,3843,5703,0452,082
    High School Graduate (incl. equiv.)4,9686,6046,8147,9637,119
    Some College, No Degree  1,9742,5783,150
    Associate Degree  5597441,331
    Bachelors Degree  7208321,228
    Graduate or Professional Degree*  634511584
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau & American Community Survey 5 Year Estimates
*Graduate or Professional Degree data include Doctorate Degrees

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