Percentage of high school drop out

Source:2014-2016 NYS Department of Education Data as of May, 2017

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  High school students dropped out Average high school students Crude
Region/County 2014 2015 2016 Total 2014-2016 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 642 643 905 2,190 65,252 1.1
Suffolk 1,252 1,140 1,430 3,822 79,675 1.6
Region Total 1,894 1,783 2,335 6,012 144,927 1.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 3,386 3,348 3,157 9,891 58,991 5.6
Kings 3,500 3,441 3,016 9,957 87,403 3.8
New York 2,655 2,529 2,510 7,694 65,056 3.9
Queens 3,962 3,205 3,421 10,588 76,733 4.6
Richmond 575 485 443 1,503 17,766 2.8
Region Total 14,078 13,008 12,547 39,633 305,948 4.3
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 366 342 320 1,028 13,923 2.5
Orange 456 418 440 1,314 19,460 2.3
Putnam 34 41 32 107 5,121 0.7
Rockland 257 257 288 802 13,007 2.1
Sullivan 122 94 90 306 2,822 3.6
Ulster 195 168 171 534 7,424 2.4
Westchester 644 636 540 1,820 45,664 1.3
Region Total 2,074 1,956 1,881 5,911 107,421 1.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 400 383 408 1,191 12,281 3.2
Columbia 63 62 58 183 2,346 2.6
Greene 47 42 30 119 1,902 2.1
Rensselaer 122 105 87 314 6,231 1.7
Saratoga 159 200 186 545 10,927 1.7
Schenectady 240 281 279 800 6,672 4.0
Region Total 1,031 1,073 1,048 3,152 40,359 2.6
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 121 106 109 336 2,454 4.6
Herkimer 94 78 92 264 2,883 3.1
Montgomery 101 90 112 303 2,269 4.5
Otsego 35 38 38 111 2,269 1.6
Schoharie 26 37 27 90 1,397 2.1
Region Total 377 349 378 1,104 11,272 3.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 93 115 77 285 3,388 2.8
Essex 27 27 19 73 1,234 2.0
Franklin 66 46 46 158 2,331 2.3
Hamilton N/A N/A N/A N 112 N
Warren 52 71 76 199 2,898 2.3
Washington 62 80 78 220 2,658 2.8
Region Total 300 339 296 935 12,621 2.5
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 111 79 127 317 5,102 2.1
Lewis 17 21 11 49 1,240 1.3
St. Lawrence 103 110 91 304 4,401 2.3
Region Total 231 210 229 670 10,743 2.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 83 79 78 240 2,932 2.7
Cortland 58 56 34 148 1,989 2.5
Madison 63 67 49 179 3,201 1.9
Oneida 248 196 195 639 10,126 2.1
Onondaga 739 600 896 2,235 22,318 3.3
Oswego 216 229 158 603 6,401 3.1
Region Total 1,407 1,227 1,410 4,044 46,966 2.9
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 248 247 249 744 8,334 3.0
Chenango 64 41 60 165 2,345 2.3
Delaware 35 46 43 124 1,757 2.4
Tioga 64 69 58 191 2,369 2.7
Tompkins 72 75 77 224 3,481 2.1
Region Total 483 478 487 1,448 18,286 2.6
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 176 154 181 511 3,403 5.0
Livingston 43 28 40 111 2,501 1.5
Monroe 1,038 856 861 2,755 33,743 2.7
Ontario 62 71 86 219 5,127 1.4
Schuyler 16 14 14 44 586 2.5
Seneca 46 32 36 114 1,290 2.9
Steuben 121 135 106 362 4,775 2.5
Wayne 89 101 90 280 4,493 2.1
Yates 26 23 40 89 816 3.6
Region Total 1,617 1,414 1,454 4,485 56,734 2.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 36 20 30 86 2,012 1.4
Cattaraugus 104 106 109 319 4,002 2.7
Chautauqua 197 196 159 552 5,968 3.1
Erie 1,058 1,074 985 3,117 38,858 2.7
Genesee 46 43 39 128 2,560 1.7
Niagara 234 193 220 647 9,195 2.3
Orleans 41 29 44 114 1,917 2.0
Wyoming 26 28 7 61 1,310 1.6
Region Total 1,742 1,689 1,593 5,024 65,821 2.5
New York State 25,234 23,526 23,658 72,418 821,098 2.9

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