Educational distribution among democrats and Democratic leaners by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among democrats and Democratic leaners by educational group

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who have completed…

Metro areaHigh school or lessSome collegeCollegePost-graduate degreeSample size
Atlanta Metro Area40%30%17%13%222
Baltimore Metro Area39%22%21%19%135
Boston Metro Area26%25%27%22%285
Chicago Metro Area35%30%21%14%449
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area44%28%18%9%262
Detroit Metro Area41%31%16%12%189
Houston Metro Area43%30%16%12%222
Los Angeles Metro Area43%28%17%12%555
Miami Metro Area44%32%13%11%257
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area26%32%23%20%169
New York City Metro Area38%23%22%18%1,007
Philadelphia Metro Area37%28%16%18%408
Phoenix Metro Area40%33%15%12%150
Pittsburgh Metro Area37%27%22%14%126
Providence Metro Area36%32%19%13%175
Riverside, CA Metro Area47%36%10%7%157
San Diego Metro Area35%33%20%11%157
San Francisco Metro Area25%30%22%23%328
Seattle Metro Area25%28%24%22%176
St. Louis Metro Area42%29%18%12%135
Tampa Metro Area41%34%13%12%147
Washington, DC Metro Area28%23%22%27%563
Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.

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