Percentage of high school drop out

Source:2013-2015 NYS Department of Education Data as of May, 2016

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  High school students dropped out Average high school students Crude
Region/County 2013 2014 2015 Total 2013-2015 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 704 642 643 1,989 64,562 1.0
Suffolk 1,223 1,252 1,140 3,615 80,339 1.5
Region Total 1,927 1,894 1,783 5,604 144,902 1.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 3,956 3,386 3,348 10,690 59,876 6.0
Kings 3,959 3,500 3,441 10,900 87,828 4.1
New York 3,038 2,655 2,529 8,222 65,516 4.2
Queens 4,062 3,962 3,205 11,229 78,287 4.8
Richmond 611 575 485 1,671 18,000 3.1
Region Total 15,626 14,078 13,008 42,712 309,506 4.6
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 377 366 342 1,085 14,331 2.5
Orange 499 456 418 1,373 19,963 2.3
Putnam 18 34 41 93 5,156 0.6
Rockland 287 257 257 801 12,938 2.1
Sullivan 108 122 94 324 2,870 3.8
Ulster 225 195 168 588 7,718 2.5
Westchester 659 644 636 1,939 44,659 1.4
Region Total 2,173 2,074 1,956 6,203 107,635 1.9
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 372 400 383 1,155 12,434 3.1
Columbia 77 63 62 202 2,438 2.8
Greene 63 47 42 152 2,035 2.5
Rensselaer 105 122 105 332 6,407 1.7
Saratoga 153 159 200 512 11,018 1.5
Schenectady 217 240 281 738 6,798 3.6
Region Total 987 1,031 1,073 3,091 41,130 2.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 112 121 106 339 2,580 4.4
Herkimer 103 94 78 275 2,932 3.1
Montgomery 103 101 90 294 2,280 4.3
Otsego 58 35 38 131 2,374 1.8
Schoharie 30 26 37 93 1,449 2.1
Region Total 406 377 349 1,132 11,616 3.2
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 110 93 115 318 3,487 3.0
Essex 24 27 27 78 1,154 2.3
Franklin 55 66 46 167 2,346 2.4
Hamilton s N/A N/A s 75 s
Warren 53 52 71 176 2,983 2.0
Washington 80 62 80 222 2,730 2.7
Region Total 322 300 339 961 12,775 2.5
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 108 111 79 298 5,136 1.9
Lewis 18 17 21 56 1,213 1.5
St. Lawrence 127 103 110 340 4,508 2.5
Region Total 253 231 210 694 10,858 2.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 59 83 79 221 3,040 2.4
Cortland 56 58 56 170 2,064 2.7
Madison 51 63 67 181 3,314 1.8
Oneida 234 248 196 678 10,368 2.2
Onondaga 593 739 600 1,932 22,390 2.9
Oswego 204 216 229 649 6,465 3.3
Region Total 1,197 1,407 1,227 3,831 47,641 2.7
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 246 248 247 741 8,545 2.9
Chenango 49 64 41 154 2,457 2.1
Delaware 40 35 46 121 1,747 2.3
Tioga 56 64 69 189 2,423 2.6
Tompkins 82 72 75 229 3,568 2.1
Region Total 473 483 478 1,434 18,740 2.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 169 176 154 499 3,446 4.8
Livingston 41 43 28 112 2,489 1.5
Monroe 1,459 1,038 856 3,353 34,192 3.3
Ontario 80 62 71 213 5,241 1.4
Schuyler 8 16 14 38 594 2.1
Seneca 62 46 32 140 1,329 3.5
Steuben 138 121 135 394 4,822 2.7
Wayne 102 89 101 292 4,640 2.1
Yates 20 26 23 69 842 2.7
Region Total 2,079 1,617 1,414 5,110 57,595 3.0
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 45 36 20 101 2,069 1.6
Cattaraugus 109 104 106 319 4,073 2.6
Chautauqua 215 197 196 608 6,087 3.3
Erie 1,308 1,058 1,074 3,440 39,305 2.9
Genesee 51 46 43 140 2,612 1.8
Niagara 303 234 193 730 9,398 2.6
Orleans 63 41 29 133 1,924 2.3
Wyoming 25 26 28 79 1,345 2.0
Region Total 2,119 1,742 1,689 5,550 66,814 2.8
New York State 27,562 25,234 23,526 76,322 829,212 3.1

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