full-timelegislature
151lower house
36upper house
187legislators

Connecticut

Where did Connecticut’s state legislators go to college?
Highest level of college education achieved
No college
Some college
Bachelor’s
Beyond bachelor’s
Connecticut state legislators
8%
10
30
50
All state legislators in the U.S.
9%
11
34
41
All Connecticut residents
40%
25
20
16
Location of college attended
In home state
Outside of home state
Both
Connecticut state legislators
36%
34
26
All state legislators in the U.S.
55%
22
20
Type of college attended
Some legislators attended colleges of multiple types.


Public
Private
Other
Connecticut state legislators
109 legislators
115
20
All state legislators in the U.S.
5,215 legislators
2,961
479
Figures may not add to 100 because of rounding and because the education of some legislators is unknown.
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