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Table 240. Fall enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by race/ethnicity of student and state or jurisdiction: 2009
State or jurisdiction Number Percentage distribution
Total White Black Hispanic Asian/
Pacific Islander
American Indian/
Alaska Native
Non-resi-
dent alien
Total White Black His-
panic
Asian/
Pacific Islander
American Indian/
Alaska Native
Non-resi-
dent alien
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
United States 20,427,711 12,730,780 2,919,826 2,546,710 1,337,671 207,917 684,807 100.0 62.3 14.3 12.5 6.5 1.0 3.4
Alabama 311,740 196,790 94,302 6,492 5,235 2,601 6,320 100.0 63.1 30.3 2.1 1.7 0.8 2.0
Alaska 32,406 23,628 1,091 1,149 1,757 4,184 597 100.0 72.9 3.4 3.5 5.4 12.9 1.8
Arizona 828,631 497,461 133,415 124,983 29,623 22,669 20,480 100.0 60.0 16.1 15.1 3.6 2.7 2.5
Arkansas 168,352 121,219 33,147 5,117 3,052 1,781 4,036 100.0 72.0 19.7 3.0 1.8 1.1 2.4
California 2,735,579 1,077,169 223,827 829,598 492,564 22,791 89,630 100.0 39.4 8.2 30.3 18.0 0.8 3.3
                             
Colorado 352,034 253,720 28,175 43,281 14,192 5,461 7,205 100.0 72.1 8.0 12.3 4.0 1.6 2.0
Connecticut 191,806 131,675 22,213 20,141 9,269 695 7,813 100.0 68.7 11.6 10.5 4.8 0.4 4.1
Delaware 55,174 36,835 11,530 2,637 2,186 188 1,798 100.0 66.8 20.9 4.8 4.0 0.3 3.3
District of Columbia 136,851 58,897 55,399 7,200 8,355 706 6,294 100.0 43.0 40.5 5.3 6.1 0.5 4.6
Florida 1,053,221 556,680 202,182 220,610 38,517 5,019 30,213 100.0 52.9 19.2 20.9 3.7 0.5 2.9
                             
Georgia 532,493 292,413 182,151 19,435 21,816 1,949 14,729 100.0 54.9 34.2 3.6 4.1 0.4 2.8
Hawaii 74,809 18,090 1,722 3,322 46,313 446 4,916 100.0 24.2 2.3 4.4 61.9 0.6 6.6
Idaho 84,450 73,353 948 5,072 1,888 1,219 1,970 100.0 86.9 1.1 6.0 2.2 1.4 2.3
Illinois 900,824 559,591 140,536 114,735 53,343 3,280 29,339 100.0 62.1 15.6 12.7 5.9 0.4 3.3
Indiana 441,294 351,369 45,791 15,703 9,952 1,762 16,717 100.0 79.6 10.4 3.6 2.3 0.4 3.8
                             
Iowa 350,631 268,332 36,150 21,342 10,749 2,583 11,475 100.0 76.5 10.3 6.1 3.1 0.7 3.3
Kansas 210,843 163,525 14,837 11,685 5,656 3,506 11,634 100.0 77.6 7.0 5.5 2.7 1.7 5.5
Kentucky 277,907 236,229 28,598 4,281 3,609 982 4,208 100.0 85.0 10.3 1.5 1.3 0.4 1.5
Louisiana 251,853 151,097 78,669 7,299 5,829 1,833 7,126 100.0 60.0 31.2 2.9 2.3 0.7 2.8
Maine 70,170 63,464 1,687 1,233 1,407 1,036 1,343 100.0 90.4 2.4 1.8 2.0 1.5 1.9
                             
Maryland 358,941 196,157 104,938 16,267 25,396 1,560 14,623 100.0 54.6 29.2 4.5 7.1 0.4 4.1
Massachusetts 497,290 342,550 43,248 39,038 37,418 2,061 32,975 100.0 68.9 8.7 7.9 7.5 0.4 6.6
Michigan 686,049 509,320 101,671 20,952 23,008 6,385 24,713 100.0 74.2 14.8 3.1 3.4 0.9 3.6
Minnesota 442,281 340,261 51,991 12,717 19,967 5,281 12,064 100.0 76.9 11.8 2.9 4.5 1.2 2.7
Mississippi 173,136 96,574 70,040 1,859 1,699 701 2,263 100.0 55.8 40.5 1.1 1.0 0.4 1.3
                             
Missouri 424,944 324,124 59,770 13,725 11,997 2,723 12,605 100.0 76.3 14.1 3.2 2.8 0.6 3.0
Montana 51,588 42,883 566 1,214 736 5,045 1,144 100.0 83.1 1.1 2.4 1.4 9.8 2.2
Nebraska 138,645 115,365 7,747 6,581 3,567 1,370 4,015 100.0 83.2 5.6 4.7 2.6 1.0 2.9
Nevada 125,320 71,516 10,969 24,251 14,449 1,526 2,609 100.0 57.1 8.8 19.4 11.5 1.2 2.1
New Hampshire 74,234 64,366 2,038 2,953 2,192 568 2,117 100.0 86.7 2.7 4.0 3.0 0.8 2.9
                             
New Jersey 432,127 245,433 62,825 67,690 37,488 1,370 17,321 100.0 56.8 14.5 15.7 8.7 0.3 4.0
New Mexico 152,752 62,147 5,098 64,839 3,165 13,993 3,510 100.0 40.7 3.3 42.4 2.1 9.2 2.3
New York 1,289,604 749,077 183,482 161,351 109,992 5,640 80,062 100.0 58.1 14.2 12.5 8.5 0.4 6.2
North Carolina 568,865 368,984 142,866 20,991 15,646 6,901 13,477 100.0 64.9 25.1 3.7 2.8 1.2 2.4
North Dakota 54,433 45,579 1,130 697 646 3,540 2,841 100.0 83.7 2.1 1.3 1.2 6.5 5.2
                             
Ohio 711,095 555,596 99,094 17,026 15,899 2,980 20,500 100.0 78.1 13.9 2.4 2.2 0.4 2.9
Oklahoma 220,650 150,872 22,078 10,177 5,951 22,632 8,940 100.0 68.4 10.0 4.6 2.7 10.3 4.1
Oregon 243,412 191,978 6,900 16,940 15,978 4,514 7,102 100.0 78.9 2.8 7.0 6.6 1.9 2.9
Pennsylvania 778,123 590,734 87,946 33,913 35,095 2,478 27,957 100.0 75.9 11.3 4.4 4.5 0.3 3.6
Rhode Island 84,673 64,528 5,403 6,785 3,898 397 3,662 100.0 76.2 6.4 8.0 4.6 0.5 4.3
                             
South Carolina 246,667 162,776 69,554 5,725 4,108 934 3,570 100.0 66.0 28.2 2.3 1.7 0.4 1.4
South Dakota 53,342 45,689 1,099 863 607 3,839 1,245 100.0 85.7 2.1 1.6 1.1 7.2 2.3
Tennessee 332,918 241,043 69,274 8,422 6,702 1,247 6,230 100.0 72.4 20.8 2.5 2.0 0.4 1.9
Texas 1,447,868 682,891 193,287 430,457 80,169 7,998 53,066 100.0 47.2 13.3 29.7 5.5 0.6 3.7
Utah 236,590 199,608 4,656 14,413 8,657 2,717 6,539 100.0 84.4 2.0 6.1 3.7 1.1 2.8
                             
Vermont 44,975 40,514 1,068 1,184 1,106 240 863 100.0 90.1 2.4 2.6 2.5 0.5 1.9
Virginia 545,036 346,927 119,457 27,956 33,028 2,707 14,961 100.0 63.7 21.9 5.1 6.1 0.5 2.7
Washington 382,532 277,383 18,098 29,390 37,984 6,201 13,476 100.0 72.5 4.7 7.7 9.9 1.6 3.5
West Virginia 142,484 119,069 12,136 5,406 2,379 726 2,768 100.0 83.6 8.5 3.8 1.7 0.5 1.9
Wisconsin 373,228 310,658 23,744 14,058 12,124 4,097 8,547 100.0 83.2 6.4 3.8 3.2 1.1 2.3
Wyoming 37,093 32,480 463 2,044 396 722 988 100.0 87.6 1.2 5.5 1.1 1.9 2.7
                             
U.S. Service Academies 15,748 12,161 820 1,511 912 133 211 100.0 77.2 5.2 9.6 5.8 0.8 1.3
                             
Other jurisdictions 243,792 563 2,215 226,800 13,128 24 1,062 100.0 0.2 0.9 93.0 5.4 # 0.4
American Samoa 2,189 6 0 2 2,003 1 177 100.0 0.3 0.0 0.1 91.5 # 8.1
Federated States of
   Micronesia
3,401 3 0 0 3,398 0 0 100.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 99.9 0.0 0.0
Guam 5,755 200 32 44 5,420 10 49 100.0 3.5 0.6 0.8 94.2 0.2 0.9
Marshall Islands 847 0 0 0 842 0 5 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 99.4 0.0 0.6
Northern Marianas 989 0 1 1 748 0 239 100.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 75.6 0.0 24.2
Palau 651 0 0 0 651 0 0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0
Puerto Rico 227,358 238 82 226,569 53 9 407 100.0 0.1 # 99.7 # # 0.2
U.S. Virgin Islands 2,602 116 2,100 184 13 4 185 100.0 4.5 80.7 7.1 0.5 0.2 7.1
#Rounds to zero.
NOTE: Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. Degree-granting institutions grant associate's or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Spring 2010, Enrollment component. (This table was prepared October 2010.)
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