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School Enrollment

School enrollment captures the population who report being enrolled in a regular school. A regular school advances a person towards an elementary school certificate, high school diploma, or college, university, or professional school (such as law or medicine) degree.


Latest Release

Estimates of School Enrollment by Grade in the American Community Survey, the Current Population Survey, and the Common Core of Data. Kurt Bauman and Jessica Davis, SEHSD Working Paper 2014-7, December 2013.

School Enrollment in the United States: 2012

School Enrollment in the United States: 2011

The Decline in Private School Enrollment. Stephanie Ewert, SEHSD Working Paper Number FY12-117, January 2013.

Historical School Enrollment Visualizations


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Source: U.S. Census Bureau |School Enrollment |  Last Revised: May 21, 2014