Education Working Paper No. 8  February 2005


Public High School Graduation and College-Readiness Rates: 19912002

Table 11: Hispanic High School Graduation Rates by State, 19972002

State

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

Alabama

I

I

I

I

I

I

Alaska

I

I

I

I

I

I

Arizona

I

I

I

I

M

M

Arkansas

M

I

I

I

I

I

California

53%

54%

54%

55%

53%

54%

Colorado

50%

48%

49%

48%

44%

47%

Connecticut

54%

55%

52%

55%

45%

49%

Delaware

I

I

I

I

I

I

Florida

54%

53%

53%

52%

48%

50%

Georgia

M

I

I

I

I

I

Hawaii

I

I

I

I

I

I

Idaho

M

M

M

M

M

M

Illinois

55%

58%

56%

56%

I

52%

Indiana

I

I

60%

53%

I

I

Iowa

I

I

I

I

I

I

Kansas

M

I

52%

M

M

M

Kentucky

M

M

M

M

M

I

Louisiana

48%

55%

62%

61%

71%

73%

Maine

M

M

I

I

I

I

Maryland

68%

69%

69%

I

I

68%

Massachusetts

51%

52%

51%

51%

51%

46%

Michigan

64%

58%

64%

61%

47%

48%

Minnesota

68%

67%

61%

58%

I

I

Mississippi

M

I

I

18%

I

I

Missouri

76%

77%

71%

78%

I

I

Montana

I

I

I

I

I

I

Nebraska

M

I

I

57%

I

60%

Nevada

I

I

I

42%

I

I

New Hampshire

M

M

M

M

M

M

New Jersey

M

M

M

M

M

M

New Mexico

54%

55%

59%

58%

58%

M

New York

39%

M

46%

38%

35%

36%

North Carolina

I

I

I

M

M

M

North Dakota

M

M

M

I

I

I

Ohio

59%

63%

31%

28%

51%

55%

Oklahoma

63%

65%

60%

62%

I

59%

Oregon

I

I

43%

47%

I

50%

Pennsylvania

46%

50%

51%

51%

I

I

Rhode Island

62%

57%

60%

61%

I

I

South Carolina

M

M

M

M

M

M

South Dakota

I

I

I

I

I

I

Tennessee

I

M

M

M

M

M

Texas

51%

54%

54%

56%

53%

57%

Utah

M

M

M

M

I

I

Vermont

M

M

M

M

M

M

Virginia

I

I

59%

I

I

I

Washington

M

M

M

M

47%

53%

West Virginia

I

I

I

I

I

I

Wisconsin

58%

57%

58%

57%

I

58%

Wyoming

62%

59%

64%

65%

60%

59%

National

52%

54%

53%

53%

50%

52%

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