23%
of Black Americans age 25 and older had a bachelor's degree or higher in 2019 — up from 12% in 1989

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Additional Information: In comparison, 33% of all Americans age 25 and older have a bachelor's degree or higher, as of 2019.
Reference: For more information, read the 2019 U.S. Census Bureau data, "Educational Attainment." "Educational Attainment."

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