Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Age 25 and Above with a High School Diploma or GED in California

With Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED in California Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and California is in the first quartile with a value of 25.1%. The following cities in California have the value, Fresno 23.8%, Oakland 19.7%, Riverside 27.0%, Sacramento 25.7%, San Francisco 19.2% & Santa Barbara 20.7%.With Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED Fresno, 23.8%Oakland, 19.7%Riverside, 27.0%Sacramento, 25.7%San Francisco, 19.2%Santa Barbara, 20.7% Without Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED in California Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and California is in the first quartile with a value of 25.1%. The following cities in California have the value, Fresno 23.8%, Oakland 19.7%, Riverside 27.0%, Sacramento 25.7%, San Francisco 19.2% & Santa Barbara 20.7%.Without Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED Fresno, 22.3%Oakland, 15.0%Riverside, 24.7%Sacramento, 20.3%San Francisco, 11.4%Santa Barbara, 12.7%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1811, selected economic characteristics for the civilian noninstitutionalized population by disability status.
Calculation. Number of people aged 25 and over with a high school diploma or GED with/without a disability divided by the total number of people aged 25 and over with/without a disability. ACS Table S1811 provides these percentages.

Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Age 25 and Above with a High School Diploma or GED by Region
RegionWith Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GEDWithout Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED
United States34.1%26.0%
California25.1%19.7%
Fresno23.8%22.3%
Oakland19.7%15.0%
Riverside27.0%24.7%
Sacramento25.7%20.3%
San Francisco19.2%11.4%
Santa Barbara20.7%12.7%