Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with and without Disabilities Age 25 and Above with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher in New Mexico

With Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher in New Mexico Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and New Mexico is in the third quartile with a value of 17.1%. The following cities in New Mexico have the value, Albuquerque 21.7%. With Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher Albuquerque, 21.7% Without Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher in New Mexico Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and New Mexico is in the third quartile with a value of 17.1%. The following cities in New Mexico have the value, Albuquerque 21.7%.Without Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher Albuquerque, 36.3%

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 bachelor's degree or higher 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 Bachelor's Degree or Higher by Region
Region With Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or HigherWithout Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher
United States15.7%33.6%
New Mexico17.1%29.4%
Albuquerque21.7%36.3%