55 by ’25 College Degree Attainment Rate

More of Hawai‘i’s Working Age Adults Have a College Degree

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey. BI50001: Sex by Age by Educational Attainment for the Population 18 Years or Over. 1-year estimates. Chart includes aduilts 25-64 age range.

HIDOE Graduation Rate

2008 – 2018

Source: Hawai‘i P-20 Partnerships for Education with data provided by the Hawai‘i Data eXchange Partnership. (2019). “Historical Trends in College Enrollment and On-Time Graduation for HIDOE students” (DXP ID 577).

HIDOE College Enrollment

First Fall Nationwide College Enrollment from 2008 – 2018

Hawai‘i P-20 Partnerships for Education with data provided by the Hawai‘i Data eXchange Partnership. (2019). “Historical Trends in College Enrollment and On-Time Graduation for HIDOE students” (DXP ID 577).

Postsecondary Certificate with Economic Value Attainment

Number of Hawai‘i’s Residents in 2017 that have a high quality certificate with economic value (certificates that have workplace value and provide gainful employment).

Certificates Attained

Source: “Certificates: Gateway to Gainful Employment and College Degrees”, Georgetown University Center on the Workforce, June 2012

Total Number of Hawai‘i Degrees Awarded

University of Hawai‘i and Hawai‘i privates (HPU, Chaminade, BYU)

Associate, Baccalaureate, Master, Doctorate and Professional Practice Degrees Awarded

Source: HI Privates: IPEDS Provisional Data; UH: IRAO DAPIR

Median Earnings for Hawai‘i Adult Civilian Workers in 2018

Hawai‘i Median Earnings for Adult Civilian Workers by Degree

Source: US Census Bureau, Current Population Survey. Data collected in 2018 – HI Adult Civilian Workers –. Includes both full-time and part-time workers – persons age 25 and over.

$28,128 – Survival Budget for Single Adult, Alice Report 2015, Aloha United Way
$72,336 – Survival Budget for 2 adults + 2 young children, Alice Report 2015. Aloha United Way
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