September 24, 2004

ROCHELLE RILEY: African Town? Concentrate on this town

Kurt R. Metzger, director of the Michigan Metropolitan Information Center at Wayne State University, has studied Detroit\'s economics and education levels and was quoted on the topic. Nearly half of Detroiters 16 and older are functionally illiterate at some level. Only 11 percent of Detroiters older than 25 have a bachelor\'s degree and that number drops to 10 percent for black Detroiters.

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