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Digest of Education Statistics: 2013
Digest of Education Statistics: 2013

NCES 2015-011
May 2015


Figure 22. Unemployment rates of persons 25 to 34 years old, by highest level of educational attainment: 1990 through 2013

Figure 22. Unemployment rates of persons 25 to 34 years old, by highest level of educational attainment: 1990 through 2013
 
1 Includes equivalency credentials, such as the General Educational Development (GED) credential.
2 Includes persons with no college degree as well as those with an associate's degree.
NOTE: The unemployment rate is the percentage of persons in the civilian labor force who are not working and who made specific efforts to find employment sometime during the prior 4 weeks. The civilian labor force consists of all civilians who are employed or seeking employment.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Employment and Unemployment Statistics, unpublished annual average data from the Current Population Survey (CPS), selected years, 1990 through 2013.