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33 Population Age 25 or Older with Bachelor’s Degree, Associate’s Degree or High School Diploma APPENDIX MSA 2005 2010 2011 2012 2013 05-10 10-13 Mobile, AL Bachelor’s Degree 52,264 56,517 54,535 58,276 60,796 8.1% 7.6% Percentage Attainment 20.7% 21.0% 20.2% 21.5% 22.3% Associates Degree 17,068 20,250 19,935 20,328 24,577 18.6% 21.4% Percentage Attainment 6.8% 7.5% 7.4% 7.5% 9.0% High School Diploma 208,883 223,512 225,581 229,758 234,322 7.0% 4.8% Percentage Attainment 82.7% 83.1% 83.8% 84.7% 85.8% Montgomery, AL Bachelor’s Degree 58,519 67,147 65,141 65,802 63,509 14.7% -5.4% Percentage Attainment 26.9% 27.6% 26.6% 26.8% 25.9% Associates Degree 12,195 14,171 17,664 18,104 15,794 16.2% 11.5% Percentage Attainment 5.6% 5.8% 7.2% 7.4% 6.4% High School Diploma 180,681 206,156 207,504 212,492 210,310 14.1% 2.0% Percentage Attainment 83.1% 84.6% 84.6% 86.5% Nashville, TN Bachelor’s Degree 261,059 311,696 329,028 355,630 376,236 19.4% 20.7% Percentage Attainment 28.3% 29.7% 30.6% 32.6% 32.3% Associates Degree 54,198 70,830 64,931 66,260 78,154 30.7% 10.3% Percentage Attainment 5.9% 6.7% 6.0% 6.1% 6.7% High School Diploma 833,460 903,376 938,229 962,116 1,027,872 8.4% 13.8% Percentage Attainment 84.6% 86.0% 87.4% 88.2% 88.2% Oklahoma City, OK Bachelor’s Degree 197,141 223,506 232,650 237,329 237,295 13.4% 6.2% Percentage Attainment 27.0% 27.6% 28.2% 28.4% 27.9% Associates Degree 47,849 50,428 52,003 59,258 58,805 5.4% 16.6% Percentage Attainment 6.5% 6.2% 6.3% 7.1% 6.9% High School Diploma 630,995 708,511 721,143 733,231 739,433 12.3% 4.4% Percentage Attainment 86.4% 87.5% 87.5% 87.7% 86.8% Raleigh, NC Bachelor’s Degree 249,805 301,012 311,789 324,318 346,472 20.5% 15.1% Percentage Attainment 41.7% 41.0% 41.3% 42.0% 43.7% Associates Degree 49,267 67,070 65,417 67,137 66,235 36.1% -1.2% Percentage Attainment 8.2% 9.1% 8.7% 8.7% 8.4% High School Diploma 535,957 666,824 669,572 694,322 713,408 24.4% 7.0% Percentage Attainment 89.4% 90.9% 88.7% 89.9% 90.0% Alabama Bachelor’s Degree 630,608 692,695 710,532 747,159 756,953 9.8% 9.3% Percentage Attainment 21.4% 21.9% 22.3% 23.3% 23.5% Associates Degree 196,856 225,382 236,162 238,555 258,110 14.5% 14.5% Percentage Attainment 6.7% 7.1% 7.4% 7.4% 8.0% High School Diploma 2,363,728 2,596,645 2,641,332 2,695,189 2,726,799 9.9% 5.0% Percentage Attainment 80.3% 82.1% 82.7% 84.0% 84.5% U.S. Bachelor’s Degree 51,366,830 57,578,042 58,890,813 60,742,522 62,466,383 12.1% 8.5% Percentage Attainment 27.2% 28.2% 28.5% 29.1% 29.6% Associates Degree 13,960,054 15,553,106 16,016,175 16,611,110 17,006,372 11.4% 9.3% Percentage Attainment 7.4% 7.6% 7.8% 8.0% 8.1% High School Diploma 159,168,430 174,825,918 177,382,365 180,249,230 182,642,389 9.8% 4.5% Percentage Attainment 84.2% 85.6% 85.9% 86.4% 86.6% Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, Feb 23, 2015 Note: ACS annual average data was not available until 2005


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