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PY03 Older Youth Credential Rate State Rankings

This map shows the Credential Rate rankings for the WIA Older Youth program in PY 03.  The rate ranges from a high of 73.5% in Michigan to a low of 27.3% in Hawaii. The map highlights the ten highest and lowest states for this measure. The ten highest states in order are Michigan, Maryland, Delaware, Utah, the District of Columbia, Georgia, Alaska, Oregon, Iowa and Tennessee. The ten lowest states from top to bottom are North Dakota, North Carolina, South Carolina, Louisiana, Ohio, California, Alabama, Kansas, Florida and Hawaii.
PY 03 Older Youth  Credential Rate State Rankings

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PY 03 Older Youth Credential Rate State Rankings
Rank States Outcome Remarks
1 Michigan 73.5 Top Ten
2 Maryland 72.8 Top Ten
3 Delaware 65.7 Top Ten
4 Utah 64.6 Top Ten
5 District of Columbia 64.0 Top Ten
6 Georgia 62.9 Top Ten
7 Alaska 62.7 Top Ten
8 Oregon 62.2 Top Ten
9 Iowa 61.3 Top Ten
10 Tennessee 61.0 Top Ten
11 New Hampshire 60.0 Mode
12 Montana 58.8 Mode
13 Oklahoma 58.0 Mode
14 Washington 56.6 Mode
15 Idaho 56.4 Mode
16 Rhode Island 56.1 Mode
17 Maine 55.8 Mode
18 Puerto Rico 55.1 Mode
19 New Mexico 54.7 Mode
20 West Virginia 54.5 Mode
21 Virginia 54.2 Mode
22 Nebraska 53.6 Mode
23 Wyoming 53.4 Mode
24 Texas 53.1 Mode
25 Vermont 52.4 Mode
26 Connecticut 52.3 Mode
27 Mississippi 51.6 Mode
27 New Jersey 51.6 Mode
29 Illinois 50.8 Mode
30 South Dakota 50.3 Mode
31 Wisconsin 49.7 Mode
32 Colorado 49.1 Mode
33 Minnesota 48.5 Mode
34 Arizona 47.5 Mode
35 New York 47.2 Mode
36 Pennsylvania 46.8 Mode
37 Massachusetts 45.5 Mode
38 Kentucky 44.2 Mode
39 Indiana 43.3 Mode
40 Missouri 43.1 Mode
41 Arkansas 42.8 Mode
42 Nevada 42.5 Mode
43 North Dakota 42.3 Bottom Ten
44 North Carolina 41.2 Bottom Ten
45 South Carolina 40.1 Bottom Ten
46 Louisiana 39.7 Bottom Ten
47 Ohio 38.4 Bottom Ten
48 California 35.7 Bottom Ten
49 Alabama 35.1 Bottom Ten
50 Kansas 33.1 Bottom Ten
51 Florida 31.9 Bottom Ten
52 Hawaii 27.3 Bottom Ten