Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Age 25 and Above with Less than a High School Diploma in Louisiana

With Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma in Louisiana Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Louisiana is in the second quartile with a value of 28.4%. The following cities in Louisiana have the value, Baton Rouge 24.4% & New Orleans 28.7%.With Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma Baton Rouge, 24.4%New Orleans, 28.7% Without Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma in Louisiana Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Louisiana is in the second quartile with a value of 28.4%. The following cities in Louisiana have the value, Baton Rouge 24.4% & New Orleans 28.7%.Without Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma Baton Rouge, 9.0%New Orleans, 11.1%

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 less than high school graduate 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 Less than a High School Diploma by Region
RegionWith Disabilities with Less than a High School DiplomaWithout Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma
United States23.0%10.8%
Louisiana28.4%12.5%
Baton Rouge24.4%9.0%
New Orleans28.7%11.1%