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294. General Educational Development (GED) Credentials Issued

[GEDs issued in thousands (295 represents 295,000). Includes outlying areas]

 
PERCENT DISTRIBUTION
GED TEST TAKERS
YEAR GEDs
issued 19 years old 20 to 24 25 to 29 30 to 34 35 years old
or under years old years old years old and over
 
1974 295 35 27 13 9 17
1975 342 33 26 14 9 18
1976 337 31 28 14 10 17
1977 331 40 24 13 9 14
1978 381 31 27 13 10 19
1979 435 35 27 13 8 16
1980 488 37 27 13 8 15
1981 500 37 27 13 8 15
1982 494 37 28 13 8 15
1983 477 34 29 14 9 15
1984 437 32 28 15 9 16
1985 427 33 26 15 10 16
1986 439 33 26 15 10 16
1987 458 33 24 15 10 18
1988 421 36 23 14 10 17
1989 364 36 24 13 10 16
1990 419 35 25 14 10 17
1991 471 33 27 14 10 17
1992 465 32 28 13 11 16
1993 476 33 27 14 11 16
1994 499 34 26 13 10 16
1995 513 37 25 13 10 15
1996 514 40 25 13 9 15
1997 471 41 25 12 8 14
1998 496 43 25 11 8 14


Source: U.S. National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics, 1999.

http://nces.ed.gov/



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/294_general_educational_development_ged_credentials_issued.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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