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Education is an important social determinant of health, as education increases a person’s overall health also often increases. More education has been shown to be linked to longer life and increased income, while lower education attainment can be linked with poor health, higher levels of crime, unemployment and increased stress.


Higher than Oregon State

Lower than Oregon State

Early Childhood

Students in Head Start

Graduation Rates


Education Attainment

People with bachelor's or advanced degrees

Percent of high school graduates living in poverty

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