% of Black women who had earned at least a bachelor's degree compared to Black men in 2006



Stat: More Black women than Black men had earned at least a bachelor's degree (16 percent compared with 14 percent),

Stat Categories: African-American Stats

Tags: African American African American,Black African American,Black,Negro

Years:

Stat Source: The Office of Minority Health

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): The Office of Minority Health

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

Related Categories: None


Share on:

Related Stats / Figures


Stat Data / Info Details
64% pleasure trips, including 46% for trips to visit friends and family, and 21% busine... See Full Stat Info
83% of African-American Internet users have some college education or more; 76% work fu... See Full Stat Info
Home ownership among Blacks was 51% in 2002, up from 42% in 1990 See Full Stat Info
Blacks were more likely than whites to use the Internet to find information on religion... See Full Stat Info
African American males were 60% more likely to die from a stroke than their White adult... See Full Stat Info
In 1999, there were 604,200 African-American men enrolled in higher education in the Un... See Full Stat Info
African American expenditures on new and used vehicles reportedly doubled in about 5 ye... See Full Stat Info
African Americans are 80% more likely to buy products from companies that give back to ... See Full Stat Info
2003 average weekly income was 28.8% less for Black males and 15.5% less for Black fema... See Full Stat Info
74% have access to the web as of 2003, an increase from 51% in 2001, versus 75% of the ... See Full Stat Info
30.8% of African American families are female headed families. See Full Stat Info
African American adults are twice as likely than their White adult counterparts to have... See Full Stat Info
Those under 30 years old are the least optimistic that race relations will continue to ... See Full Stat Info
Spending power of African-Americans / Blacks in the US totaled $913 billion in 2008. See Full Stat Info
39.3% of 18-24 year old high school graduates were enrolled in degree granting institut... See Full Stat Info
Law (51.2%) and medicine (20.0%) for first-professional degrees which was comparable to... See Full Stat Info
There were approximately 823,500 million African American-owned businesses in 1997, a 2... See Full Stat Info
Doubleday Direct's Black Expressions club had 40,000 members in less than 6 months. See Full Stat Info
Nationally, a mere quarter of the 1.9 million black men (~500,000) between 18 and 24 at... See Full Stat Info
Only 21% of Blacks believe that the goals of the Civil Rights Movement have been achiev... See Full Stat Info
Blacks are more likely than the general population to respond to online offers. A major... See Full Stat Info
Two-parent family groups increased at nearly double the U.S. rate from 1990 to 2000 and... See Full Stat Info
African American women are 1.7 times as likely as non-Hispanic white women to be obese. See Full Stat Info
They are considered the most fashion conscious racial/ethnic group, and they are more l... See Full Stat Info
35% of black women in the same age group and 36% of all 18- to 24-year-olds were attend... See Full Stat Info
71% of African Americans say it is important to keep up with the latest technology prod... See Full Stat Info


News / Press / Blogs Mentioning This Stat


There are no news articles listed.

Market Research Reports Mentioning / Related to this Stat / Figure


There are no reports listed.

Comment on this Stat


Edit | Back