8A: Percent of State Population 25 Years or Older with Associate Degree (Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey). 1996 Baseline: Oklahoma	5.0%, Nation 7.2%. Current Status (2005): Oklahoma 6.9%, Nation 7.4%.
8B: Percent of State Population 25 Years or Older With Bachelor’s Degree (Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey). 1996 Baseline: Oklahoma	20.1%, Nation 23.6%. Current Status (2005): Oklahoma 22.4%. Nation 27.2%.