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77 percent is the chance that a child born in the upper-income quartile will complete college by age 24.

9 percent is the chance that a child born in the bottom-income quartile will complete college by age 24.

Source:
“The Stamp of Poverty” by John D. E. Gabrieli and Silvia A. Bunge, Scientific American Mind, Volume 28, Number 1, January/February 2017, page 57 (doi:10.1038/scientificamericanmind0117-54), Box 1

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