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Digest of Education Statistics


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 Chapter 1.  All Levels of Education
Figure 1.The structure of education in the United States
Figure 2.Enrollment and total expenditures in current and constant dollars, by level of education: 1960-61 to 2001-02
Figure 3.Years of school completed by persons 25 years old and over: 1940 to 2001
Figure 4.Years of school completed by persons 25 to 29 years of age: 1940 to 2001
Figure 5.Highest level of education attained by persons 25 years and older: March 2001
Figure 6.Items most frequently cited by the public as a major problem facing the local public schools: 1980 to 2002
 Chapter 2.  Elementary and Secondary Education
Figure 7.Preprimary enrollment of 3- to 5-year-olds, by attendance status: October 1970 to October 2001
Figure 8.Enrollment, number of teachers, pupil/teacher ratios, and expenditures in public schools: 1960-61 to 2001-02
Figure 9.Percentage change in public elementary and secondary enrollment, by state: Fall 1996 to fall 2001
Figure 10.Average annual salary for public elementary and secondary school teachers: 1970-71 to 2001-02
Figure 11.Sources of revenue for public elementary and secondary schools: 1970-71 to 1999-2000
Figure 12.Current expenditure per pupil in average daily attendance in public elementary and secondary schools: 1970-71 to 2001-02
 Chapter 3.  Postsecondary Education
Figure 13.Enrollment, degrees conferred, and expenditures in degree-granting institutions: 1960-61 to 2001-02
Figure 14.Percentage change in total enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by state: Fall 1996 to fall 2000
Figure 15.Enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by age: Fall 1970 to fall 2012
Figure 16.Full-time-equivalent students per staff member in public and private degree-granting institutions: 1976 and 1999
Figure 17.Trends in bachelor's degrees conferred in selected fields of study: 1990-91, 1995-96, and 2000-01
Figure 18.Sources of current-fund revenue for public degree-granting institutions: 1999-2000
Figure 19.Sources of total revenue for private not-for-profit degree-granting institutions: 1999-2000
 Chapter 4.  Federal Programs for Education and Related Activities
Figure 20.Federal on-budget funds for education, by agency: Fiscal year 2002
Figure 21.Federal on-budget funds for education, by level or other educational purpose: 1965 to 2002
Figure 22.Department of Education outlays, by type of recipient: Fiscal year 2002
 Chapter 5.  Outcomes of Education
Figure 23.Labor force participation of persons 20 years old and over, by age and highest level of education: 2001
Figure 24.Unemployment rates of persons 25 years old and over, by highest level of education: 2001
Figure 25.Labor force status of 2000-01 high school dropouts and graduates not enrolled in college: October 2001
Figure 26.Median annual income of persons with income 25 years old and over, by highest degree attained and sex: 2000
Figure 27.Salaries of recent bachelor's degree recipients 1 year after graduation, by field: 1987, 1991, and 1994
 Chapter 6.  International Comparisons of Education
Figure 28.Percent change in enrollment, by area of the world and level of education: 1990 to 1997
Figure 29.Public direct expenditures for education as a percentage of the gross domestic product: Selected countries, 1999
Figure 30.Bachelor's degree recipients as a percentage of population of the theoretical age of graduation: Selected countries, 1999
 Chapter 7.  Learning Resources and Technology
Figure 31.Percent of all public schools and instructional rooms having Internet access: Fall 1994 to fall 2001


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