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West Virginia

Where did West Virginia’s state legislators go to college?
Highest level of college education achieved
No college
Some college
Bachelor’s
Beyond bachelor’s
West Virginia state legislators
14%
10
29
44
All state legislators in the U.S.
9%
11
34
41
All West Virginia residents
59%
24
11
7
Location of college attended
In home state
Outside of home state
Both
West Virginia state legislators
61%
16
22
All state legislators in the U.S.
55%
22
20
Type of college attended
Some legislators attended colleges of multiple types.


Public
Private
Other
West Virginia state legislators
102 legislators
47
10
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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