Civic Report
No. 31 November 2002


Public School Graduation Rates in the United States

Table 7: Ranking of Native American Graduation Rates by State

Rank

STATE

Native American Graduation Rate, 2000

1

ALABAMA

86%

2

ILLINOIS

76%

3

OKLAHOMA

68%

4

TEXAS

63%

5

CALIFORNIA

61%

6

LOUISIANA

58%

7

NORTH DAKOTA

56%

8

WISCONSIN

54%

9

COLORADO

52%

10

NEW MEXICO

51%

11

MONTANA

50%

12

NEW YORK

49%

13

ALASKA

49%

14

OREGON

49%

15

NEVADA

48%

16

MINNESOTA

44%

17

NEBRASKA

40%

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

ARKANSAS

INS

CONNECTICUT

INS

DELAWARE

INS

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

INS

FLORIDA

INS

GEORGIA

INS

HAWAII

INS

INDIANA

INS

IOWA

INS

MAINE

INS

MARYLAND

INS

MASSACHUSETTS

INS

MISSISSIPPI

INS

MISSOURI

INS

PENNSYLVANIA

INS

RHODE ISLAND

INS

SOUTH DAKOTA

INS

TENNESSEE

INS

VIRGINIA

INS

WEST VIRGINIA

INS

WYOMING

INS

National

57%

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

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