2016 was the first year the number of female enrollees surpassed male enrollees at U.S. law schools. We wondered where exactly they're going to school. Does the east look different from the west? The north from the south? Which schools have the most female law students? We broke it down for you here in our latest infographic. See more recent data for 2017. The numbers are a bit surprising!
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Looking simply at gender data for law schools in the U.S., there are some outliers that make it really interesting. We examined the total percentages of women compared to men attending law schools in each state.
Additionally, female law students were found to be concentrated in certain regions and states: