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Two charts, one showing the percentage of formerly incarcerated people who hold no high school credential, by race and sex, and the other showing the percentage who hold a college degree, by race and sex

Data Source: See https://www.prisonpolicy.org/reports/education.html#methodology for sources and data notes. (Graph: Wendy Sawyer, 2018)

This graph originally appeared in Getting Back on Course: Educational exclusion and attainment among formerly incarcerated people.

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