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 Tennessee

With Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the second quartile with a value of 27.1%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 26.6% & Nashville 24.5%.With Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma Memphis, 26.6%Nashville, 24.5% Without Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the second quartile with a value of 27.1%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 26.6% & Nashville 24.5%.Without Disabilities with Less than a High School Diploma Memphis, 13.1%Nashville, 10.4%

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%
Tennessee27.1%10.3%
Memphis26.6%13.1%
Nashville24.5%10.4%