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New York City (NYC)
Educational Attainment
By Employment Status for Population 25 to 64 Years

2012-2016 (5-Year Estimates)

 
     
    United
States
Total
NYC
Bronx Brooklyn
(Kings)
Manhattan Queens Staten
Island
(Richmond)
 
  Totals
167,468,515
4,752,442
743,228
1,436,120
1,002,451
1,315,110
255,533
 
  Less than
high school
graduate:
19,478,050
778,896
189,470
245,543
102,395
218,712
22,776
 
 
In labor force:
11,777,438
477,876
110,665
154,713
57,051
143,888
11,559
 
 
In armed forces
1,998
1
0
1
0
0
0
 
 
Civilian:
11,775,440
477,875
110,665
154,712
57,051
143,888
11,559
 
 
Employed
10,454,372
423,670
95,332
136,727
48,690
132,085
10,836
 
 
Unemployed
1,321,068
54,205
15,333
17,985
8,361
11,803
723
 
 
Not in labor force
7,700,612
301,020
78,805
90,830
45,344
74,824
11,217
 
  High school
graduate:
43,788,541
1,092,575
202,532
355,032
115,927
345,171
73,913
 
 
In labor force:
31,775,144
789,063
144,434
254,555
78,721
262,701
48,652
 
 
In armed forces
83,170
89
0
29
0
47
13
 
 
Civilian:
31,691,974
788,974
144,434
254,526
78,721
262,654
48,639
 
 
Employed
29,162,453
714,902
127,654
229,107
69,761
243,279
45,101
 
 
Unemployed
2,529,521
74,072
16,780
25,419
8,960
19,375
3,538
 
 
Not in labor force
12,013,397
303,512
58,098
100,477
37,206
82,470
25,261
 
  Some college
or associate's
degree
50,987,681
1,037,451
199,889
305,980
140,761
318,944
71,877
 
 
In labor force:
40,312,165
815,676
155,451
240,283
108,219
256,513
55,210
 
 
In armed forces
299,971
846
164
196
195
240
51
 
 
Civilian:
40,012,194
814,830
155,287
240,087
108,024
256,273
55,159
 
 
Employed
37,523,057
747,303
139,869
219,553
97,323
238,122
52,436
 
 
Unemployed
2,489,137
67,527
15,418
20,534
10,701
18,151
2,723
 
 
Not in labor force
10,675,516
221,775
44,438
65,697
32,542
62,431
16,667
 
  Bachelor's
degree or
higher
53,214,243
1,843,520
151,337
529,565
643,368
432,283
86,967
 
 
In labor force:
45,825,488
1,621,799
131,194
469,885
570,488
376,424
73,808
 
 
In armed forces
234,196
754
35
277
198
181
63
 
 
Civilian:
45,591,292
1,621,045
131,159
469,608
570,290
376,243
73,745
 
 
Employed
44,053,894
1,548,863
123,310
447,931
548,857

357,586

71,179
 
 
Unemployed
1,537,398
72,182
7,849
21,677
21,433
18,657
2,566
 
 
Not in labor force
7,388,755
221,721
20,143
59,680
72,880
55,859
13,159
 
     
     
 

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Source:
U.S. Census - American Community Survey (Table B23006)

 

 

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