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Black women are the most educated in the United States.

According to The National Center for Education Statistics, black women have recently emerged as the most educated population of people by race and gender in America.

The reports also states the number of degrees that have been awarded to racial minorities in the United States has been on the rise for the past two decades.

Despite the education the report states black women are still making far less money than their white peers.

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