57%

of 18- to 21-year-old members of Generation Z who are no longer in high school are enrolled in a two-year or four-year college

Source: Pew Research Center
Additional Information: This is among 18- to 21-year-olds no longer in high school in 2018. In comparison, 52% of Millennial and 43% of Gen Xers who were no longer in high school were enrolled in a two-year or four-year college when they were the same age. Members of Generation Z are those born after 1996. The oldest among them turned 23 in 2020.

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