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What is the high school dropout rate in Mississippi versus ...

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What is the high school dropout rate in Mississippi versus national average?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
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Expert:  Scott replied 10 years ago.

Hi, and welcome to JA!

The national average for graduation is 68.3% (which means that 31.7% dropout).

The Mississippi average is 59.1% (which means that 40.9% dropout), which ranks it 45th worst out of the 50 states.

http://www.unitedhealthfoundation.org/shr2004/components/hsgrad.html

I hope this helps. Let me know if you need more information, or have any questions,

Scott

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