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The 2007 Statistical Abstract

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Education

This section presents data primarily concerning formal education as a whole, at various levels, and for public and private schools. Data shown relate to the school-age population and school enrollment, educational attainment, education personnel, and financial aspects of education. In addition, data are shown for charter schools, computer usage in schools, distance education, and adult education.

Tables for Education Section [PDF 1.2M]

Adult Education

294 - Participation in Adult Education: 2004-2005 [Excel 22k]

All Levels of Education

204 - School Enrollment: 1970 to 2015 [Excel 25k]

205 - School Expenditures by Type of Control and Level of Instruction in Constant (2003-2004) Dollars: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 24k]

206 - School Enrollment, Faculty, Graduates, and Finances-Projections: 2005 to 2011 [Excel 28k]

207 - Federal Funds for Education and Related Programs: 2003 to 2005 [Excel 28k]

208 - School Enrollment by Age: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 30k]

209 - School Enrollment by Race, Hispanic Origin, and Age: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 50k]

210 - Enrollment in Public and Private Schools: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 25k]

211 - School Enrollment by Sex and Level: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 22k]

212 - School Enrollment by Control and Level: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 27k]

213 - Students Who Are Foreign-Born or Who Have Foreign-Born Parents: 2004 [Excel 21k]

Educational Attainment

214 - Educational Attainment by Race and Hispanic Origin: 1960 to 2005 [Excel 23k]

215 - Educational Attainment by Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex: 1960 to 2005 [Excel 25k]

216 - Educational Attainment by Selected Characteristic: 2005 [Excel 25k]

217 - Mean Earnings by Highest Degree Earned: 2004 [Excel 20k]

218 - Educational Attainment by State: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 29k]

Elementary and Secondary Education:  Completions and Dropouts

259 - Public High School Graduates by State: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 51k]

260 - High School Dropouts by Race and Hispanic Origin: 1975 to 2004 [Excel 20k]

261 - High School Dropouts by Age, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 40k]

262 - Enrollment Status by Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex: 1975 and 2004 [Excel 20k]

263 - Employment Status of High School Graduates and School Dropouts: 1980 to 2005 [Excel 20k]

264 - General Educational Development (GED) Credentials Issued: 1975 to 2003 [Excel 17k]

Elementary and Secondary Education:  Schools and Enrollment

219 - Tenth Grade Schools With Specified Safety or Security Measures: 2002 [Excel 18k]

223 - Preprimary School Enrollment-Summary: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 23k]

225 - Type of School Attended By Student and Household Characteristics: 1993 and 2003 [Excel 22k]

226 - Public Charter and Traditional Schools-Selected Characteristics: 2003-2004 [Excel 44k]

227 - Students Who Are Homeschooled by Selected Characteristics: 2003 [Excel 27k]

228 - Public Elementary and Secondary Schools by Type and Size of School: 2003-2004 [Excel 23k]

230 - Tenth Grade Schools With Specified Physical or Structural Conditions: 2002 [Excel 19k]

231 - Tenth Grade Students in Schools With Specified Physical or Structural Conditions: 2002 [Excel 18k]

232 - Public Elementary and Secondary Schools and Enrollment-States: 2003-2004 [Excel 25k]

233 - Selected Statistics for the Largest Public School Districts: 2003-2004 [Excel 28k]

234 - Public Elementary and Secondary School Enrollment by State: 1980 to 2003 [Excel 36k]

235 - Public School Districts With Alternative Schools or Programs for at-Risk Students: 2000-2001 [Excel 19k]

236 - Public Elementary and Secondary School Enrollment by Grade: 1980 to 2003 [Excel 39k]

237 - School Enrollment Below Postsecondary-Summary by Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 2004 [Excel 21k]

251 - Children and Youth With Disabilities Served by Selected Programs: 1995 to 2004 [Excel 18k]

Elementary and Secondary Education:  Special Topics

220 - Students Who Reported Carrying a Weapon: 1993 to 2003 [Excel 18k]

221 - Children's Involvement in Home Literacy Activities: 1993 and 2005 [Excel 24k]

222 - Children Who Speak a Language Other Than English at Home: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 19k]

224 - Children's School Readiness Skills: 1993 and 2005 [Excel 22k]

Elementary and Secondary Education:  Staff and Finances

238 - Elementary and Secondary Schools-Teachers, Enrollment, and Pupil-Teacher Ratio: 1960 to 2004 [Excel 21k]

239 - Public Elementary and Secondary School Teachers-Selected Characteristics: 2003-2004 [Excel 25k]

240 - Public Elementary and Secondary Schools-Number and Average Salary of Classroom Teachers, 1990 to 2004, and by State, 2004 [Excel 26k]

241 - Average Salary and Wages Paid in Public School Systems: 1985 to 2005 [Excel 31k]

242 - Public School Employment: 1982 and 2004 [Excel 17k]

243 - Finances of Public Elementary and Secondary School Systems by Enrollment-Size Group: 2003-2004 [Excel 24k]

244 - Per Pupil Amounts of Finances of Public Elementary and Secondary School Systems by Enrollment-Size Group: 2003-2004 [Excel 23k]

245 - Public Elementary and Secondary Estimated Finances, 1980 to 2004, and by State, 2004 [Excel 29k]

253 - Private Elementary and Secondary School Teachers-Selected Characteristics: 2003-2004 [Excel 21k]

Elementary and Secondary Education:  Summary

229 - Public Elementary and Secondary Schools-Summary: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 25k]

252 - Private Schools: 2003-2004 [Excel 26k]

Elementary and Secondary Education:  Technology, Courses, and Test Scores

246 - Public Schools With Internet Access: 1995 to 2003 [Excel 24k]

247 - Public Schools With Broadband and Wireless Connections: 2000 to 2003 [Excel 17k]

248 - Computers for Student Instruction in Elementary and Secondary Schools: 2005-2006 [Excel 18k]

249 - Computer and Internet Use by Children and Adolescents: 2003 [Excel 22k]

250 - Distance Education in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools: 2002-2003 [Excel 19k]

254 - SAT Scores and Characteristics of College-Bound Seniors: 1967 to 2005 [Excel 32k]

255 - ACT Program Scores and Characteristics of College-Bound Students: 1970 to 2005 [Excel 22k]

256 - Profiency Levels on Selected NAEP Tests for Students in Public Schools, by State: 2005 [Excel 22k]

257 - Public High Schools Offering Dual Credit and Exam-Based Courses and Course Enrollments: 2002-2003 [Excel 20k]

258 - Foreign Language Enrollment in Public High Schools: 1970 to 2000 [Excel 20k]

Higher Education:  Degrees

288 - Earned Degrees Conferred by Level and Sex: 1960 to 2004 [Excel 33k]

289 - Degrees Earned by Level and Race/Ethnicity: 1981 to 2004 [Excel 75k]

290 - Degrees and Awards Earned Below Bachelors' by Field: 2004 [Excel 26k]

291 - Bachelor's Degrees Earned by Field: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 31k]

292 - Master's and Doctorate's Degrees Earned by Field: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 49k]

293 - First Professional Degrees Earned in Selected Professions: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 34k]

Higher Education:  Finances, Fees and Staff

276 - Average Total Price of Attendance of Undergraduate Education: 2003-2004 [Excel 20k]

277 - Average Amount of Aid Received by Undergraduates Receiving Aid: 2003-2004 [Excel 18k]

278 - Higher Education Price Indexes: 1970 to 2006 [Excel 18k]

279 - Federal Student Financial Assistance: 1995 to 2006 [Excel 22k]

280 - State and Local Financial Support for Higher Education by State: 2004-2005 [Excel 33k]

282 - Institutions of Higher Education-Charges: 1985 to 2005 [Excel 30k]

283 - Voluntary Financial Support of Higher Education: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 24k]

284 - Average Salaries for College Faculty Members: 2004 to 2005 [Excel 22k]

285 - Employees in Higher Education Institutions by Sex and Occupation: 1976 to 2003 [Excel 23k]

286 - Faculty in Institutions of Higher Education: 1975 to 2003 [Excel 19k]

Higher Education:  Institutions and Enrollment

265 - College Enrollment of Recent High School Graduates: 1970 to 2004 [Excel 24k]

266 - College Enrollment by Sex and Attendance Status: 1983 to 2004 [Excel 42k]

268 - College Enrollment by Selected Characteristics: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 33k]

269 - Degree-Granting Institutions, Number and Enrollment by State: 2004 [Excel 19k]

270 - College Enrollment by Sex, Age, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 35k]

271 - Foreign (Nonimmigrant) Student Enrollment in College: 1976 to 2005 [Excel 20k]

272 - College Enrollment-Summary by Sex, Race and Hispanic Origin: 2004 [Excel 22k]

273 - Higher Education Enrollments in Foreign Languages: 1970 to 2002 [Excel 18k]

274 - College Freshmen-Summary Characteristics: 1970 to 2005 [Excel 22k]

275 - Undergraduates Reported Disability Status by Selected Characteristic: 2003-2004 [Excel 24k]

281 - Distance Education in Degree-Granting Postsecondary Institutions: 2000-2001 [Excel 17k]

Higher Education:  Summary

267 - Higher Education-Summary: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 52k]

 

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