Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Mainline Protestants by educational group

% of Mainline Protestants who have completed…

Metro areaHigh school or lessSome collegeCollegePost-graduate degreeSample size
Chicago Metro Area36%21%28%15%123
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area24%36%28%12%110
Los Angeles Metro Area25%38%18%20%118
New York City Metro Area33%38%16%13%162
Philadelphia Metro Area49%19%15%17%131
Washington, DC Metro Area26%17%29%28%152
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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