The Condition of Education 2014

Population Characteristics

Educational Attainment

Between 1990 and 2013, the White-Black gap in the attainment of a bachelor's or higher degree widened from 13 to 20 percentage points, and the White-Hispanic gap widened from 18 to 25 percentage points.

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Percentage of 25- to 29-year-olds who completed a bachelor's or higher degree, by selected race/ethnicity: Selected years, 1990–2013

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Survey (CPS), "Annual Social and Economic Supplement," selected years, 1990–2013.