Distribution of Pell Grant Recipients by Age, 2015-16

In 2015-16, 55% of Pell Grant recipients were younger than 24, 24% were between 24 and 30, and 21% were older than 30.

Figure 18A: Distribution of Pell Grant Recipients by Age, 2015-16

Figure 18A represents Distribution of Pell Grant Recipients by Age, 2014-15. For a corresponding Section 508-compliant data table, download the Excel spreadsheet.

Notes & Sources 

NOTE: Percentages on the vertical axis represent percentages of recipients in each age group.

 
SOURCE: 2015-16 Federal Pell Grant Program End-of-Year Report, Table 11A.