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Social Determinants of Health 
A range of personal, social, economic, and environmental factors contribute to individual and population health. For example, people with a quality education tend to be healthier throughout their lives. 
 
On-time High School Graduation Rates by Race/Ethnicity, 2012–13
On-time high school graduation rates, defined by the percent of students awarded a high school diploma 4 years after starting 9th grade, varied among racial and ethnic groups in the 2012-13 school year.
 
Asian or Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic:  89% 
White, non-Hispanic:  87%
Hispanic: 75%
Black, non-Hispanic: 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic: 70%
 
Data source: Common Core of Data (CCD), ED/NCES.
 
Healthy People 2020 Target
 
On-time High School Graduation Rate
81% of students attending public schools graduated with a regular diploma 4 years after starting 9th grade in the 2012-13 school year.
 
Most recent: 81%
HP2020 Target: 87%, 
7% increase needed.
 
Data source: Common Core of Data (CCD), ED/NCES.