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Table 2 Overeducation status proportions by education

From: The career prospects of overeducated Americans

  Yearly Categories  
   All 12 14 16 18+
Undereducated 15.8% 14.1% 4.7% 16.3% 2%  
Matched 59.5% 68% 95.3% 18% 60.5% 28.7%
Overeducated 24.6% 17.9%   65.7% 37.4% 71.3%
  1. Sample excludes individuals that have completed less than 12 years of education