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 Tennessee

With Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the third quartile with a value of 37.4%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 34.0% & Nashville 31.6%.With Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED Memphis, 34.0%Nashville, 31.6% Without Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED in Tennessee Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Tennessee is in the third quartile with a value of 37.4%. The following cities in Tennessee have the value, Memphis 34.0% & Nashville 31.6%.Without Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED Memphis, 28.0%Nashville, 21.8%

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%
Tennessee37.4%31.5%
Memphis34.0%28.0%
Nashville31.6%21.8%