Figure 1. Educational Attainment by Ethnoracial Origin and Immigrant Generation Source: Authors' compilation based on the 2008-2012 CPS ASEC (Bureau of Labor Statistics 2012), UNESCO Institute for Statistics 2012, and Education Policy and Data Center 2013. Notes: Combined sample is limited to population age twenty-five and older. Nonmigrant data for Chinese, Cubans, and Armenians are extracted from United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Nonmigrant data for Nigerians are extracted from Education Policy and Data Center.
Figure 1.

Educational Attainment by Ethnoracial Origin and Immigrant Generation

Source: Authors' compilation based on the 2008-2012 CPS ASEC (Bureau of Labor Statistics 2012), UNESCO Institute for Statistics 2012, and Education Policy and Data Center 2013.

Notes: Combined sample is limited to population age twenty-five and older. Nonmigrant data for Chinese, Cubans, and Armenians are extracted from United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics. Nonmigrant data for Nigerians are extracted from Education Policy and Data Center.

Direct correspondence to: Van C. Tran at vantran@columbia.edu, Department of Sociology, Columbia University, 607 Knox Hall, 606 W. 122nd St., New York, NY 10027.

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ISSN
2377-8261
Print ISSN
2377-8253
Pages
188-209
Launched on MUSE
2018-09-14
Open Access
Yes
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