23 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Bayou Cane, Louisiana


23 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Bayou Cane, Louisiana in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

This number was 6.2 percent lower than the state average of 29.2 percent. In 2017 the total municipality population reached 21,173.

82.3 percent of the population had at least a high school diploma or the equivalent. The table below shows how many Bayou Cane, Louisiana residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017 held each of the listed degrees.

Degree distribution in Bayou Cane, Louisiana for 2017*
Degree
Number of people
Percentage of population
No degree
2,412
17.7
Regular high school diploma
4,457
32.6
GED or alternative credential
718
5.3
Some college less than 1 year
844
6.2
Some college 1 or more years no degree
2,097
15.3
Associate's degree
1,053
7.7
Bachelor's degree
1,678
12.3
Master's degree
324
2.4
Professional school degree
60
0.4
Doctorate degree
21
0.2
*All data is for residents who were at least 25 years old in 2017.

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