Hoosiers by the Numbers

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Decatur 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
 20162017201820192020
Total Population 25 and Older17,69117,75717,80017,86117,888
    Less than 9th Grade584549485504563
    9th to 12th, No Diploma1,3501,3061,1271,114926
    High School Graduate (incl. equiv.)7,7037,7777,7987,8538,154
    Some College, No Degree3,2503,0903,3683,2073,151
    Associate Degree1,5881,5341,5291,4991,599
    Bachelors Degree2,1062,2812,3262,5432,354
    Graduate or Professional Degree*1,1101,2201,1671,1411,141
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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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