Analyzing the levels of educational attainment by Maine county

Cumberland County maintains highest percentages in both categories analyzed.
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Update: This chart has been updated to reflect graduation rates from


The Maine Monitor has examined and compiled the levels of educational attainment by county in Maine.

The following table can be sorted by those who have attained a high school diploma or equivalent and by those who have attained a bachelor’s degree or higher.



Xiaoxi Ma

Xiaoxi Ma is a second-year journalism graduate student at Northeastern University with a focus on data, data visualization and interactive storytelling.
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