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 Washington

With Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the first quartile with a value of 34.1%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 21.1%, Spokane 30.4% & Tacoma 32.3%.With Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED Seattle, 21.1%Spokane, 30.4%Tacoma, 32.3% Without Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED in Washington Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and Washington is in the first quartile with a value of 34.1%. The following cities in Washington have the value, Seattle 21.1%, Spokane 30.4% & Tacoma 32.3%.Without Disabilities with a High School Diploma or GED Seattle, 9.0%Spokane, 23.5%Tacoma, 25.8%

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
Washington30.7%21.3%
United States34.1%26.0%
Seattle21.1%9.0%
Spokane30.4%23.5%
Tacoma32.3%25.8%