Map Key
  • Less than 70 %
  • 70.1 - 76 %
  • 76.1 - 82 %
  • 82.1 - 88 %
  • More than 88 %
Percentage of public high school students who graduated on time of the 2017–18 school year

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State High School Graduation Rate Rank
Iowa 91.4%1st
New Jersey 90.9%2nd
Kentucky 90.3%3rd
West Virginia 90.2%4th
Alabama 90.0%5th
Texas 90.0%5th
Tennessee 90.0%5th
Wisconsin 89.7%8th
Arkansas 89.2%9th
Missouri 89.2%9th
New Hampshire 88.8%11th
Nebraska 88.7%12th
Connecticut 88.4%13th
North Dakota 88.1%14th
Indiana 88.1%14th
Massachusetts 87.8%16th
Virginia 87.5%17th
Kansas 87.2%18th
Maryland 87.1%19th
Utah 87.0%20th
Delaware 86.9%21st
Washington 86.7%22nd
Maine 86.7%22nd
Illinois 86.5%24th
Montana 86.4%25th
North Carolina 86.3%26th
Florida 86.3%26th
Pennsylvania 85.9%28th
Vermont 85.1%29th
Hawaii 84.5%30th
South Dakota 84.1%31st
Mississippi 84.0%32nd
Rhode Island 84.0%32nd
Minnesota 83.2%34th
Nevada 83.2%34th
California 83.0%36th
New York 82.3%37th
Ohio 82.1%38th
Oklahoma 81.8%39th
Wyoming 81.7%40th
Georgia 81.6%41st
Louisiana 81.4%42nd
South Carolina 81.0%43rd
Colorado 80.8%44th
Idaho 80.7%45th
Michigan 80.6%46th
Arizona 78.7%47th
Oregon 78.7%47th
Alaska 78.5%49th
New Mexico 73.9%50th
District of Columbia 68.5%51st