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Bachelor Degrees Conferred in U.S. by Sex, 2006-2017

Description: This chart shows the aggregate undergraduate degrees conferred in the United States from 2006 through 2017. Females earned 57% of the degrees during that time, compared to only 43% for male students.

Geography: United States

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BAMIndex ID: ED00004
Contributor Name/Organization: Colorado Coalition for Boys and Men, Global Initiative for Boys and Men (GIBM)
Data Source: National Center for Education Statistics:
Degrees Conferred 2006-2017
Archived PDF of original data source: ED00004-datasource
Keywords: Education, college, Pell Grant, US Department of Education
Additional info: Women have earned more undergraduate college degrees than men every year since 1982 in the United States.
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