Foreign Born High School Dropout rate far surpasses native born

According to recently released Government statistics by the bureau of labor statistics, the percentage of foreign born residents in the United States that did not complete High School far exceeds the same statistic for native born.

The percentage of Foreign born living in the United States today that did not complete High School is 25.5%, versus 5.3% of native born.    The percent of foreign born that completed at least some post High School education was less than native born, 17.5% versus 29.9% for native born.

Where this comparison does not follow as drastically is for bachelor degrees.   The percentage is approximately 31% versus 36% for native born that have a Bachelor’s degree.

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