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 Washington

With Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the fourth quartile with a value of 15.7%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 32.4%, Spokane 16.5% & Tacoma 16.2%. With Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher Seattle, 32.4%Spokane, 16.5%Tacoma, 16.2% Without Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the fourth quartile with a value of 15.7%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 32.4%, Spokane 16.5% & Tacoma 16.2%.Without Disabilities with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher Seattle, 64.5%Spokane, 32.3%Tacoma, 29.2%

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
Washington18.2%36.9%
United States15.7%33.6%
Seattle32.4%64.5%
Spokane16.5%32.3%
Tacoma16.2%29.2%