Civic Report
No. 31 November 2002


Public School Graduation Rates in the United States

Table 6: Ranking of Asian Graduation Rates by State

Rank

STATE

Asian Graduation Rate, 2000

1

ILLINOIS

95%

2

MISSOURI

92%

3

OKLAHOMA

90%

4

MARYLAND

90%

5

ARKANSAS

90%

6

NEW MEXICO

88%

7

VIRGINIA

86%

8

INDIANA

86%

9

CONNECTICUT

84%

10

PENNSYLVANIA

82%

11

TEXAS

82%

12

FLORIDA

81%

13

CALIFORNIA

81%

14

LOUISIANA

80%

15

ALABAMA

79%

16

COLORADO

78%

17

OREGON

78%

18

NEW YORK

75%

19

IOWA

74%

20

MASSACHUSETTS

73%

21

HAWAII

70%

22

TENNESSEE

69%

23

RHODE ISLAND

66%

ARIZONA

NA

IDAHO

NA

KANSAS

NA

KENTUCKY

NA

MICHIGAN

NA

NEW HAMPSHIRE

NA

NEW JERSEY

NA

NORTH CAROLINA

NA

OHIO

NA

SOUTH CAROLINA

NA

UTAH

NA

VERMONT

NA

WASHINGTON

NA

ALASKA

INS

DELAWARE

INS

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

INS

GEORGIA

INS

MAINE

INS

MINNESOTA

INS

MISSISSIPPI

INS

MONTANA

INS

NEBRASKA

INS

NEVADA

INS

NORTH DAKOTA

INS

SOUTH DAKOTA

INS

WEST VIRGINIA

INS

WISCONSIN

INS

WYOMING

INS

National

79%

NA = Data not available
INS = Insufficient information for calculating graduation rate

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