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Digest of Education Statistics
LIST OF TABLES AND FIGURES  

LIST OF 2012 DIGEST FIGURES

Tables   Figures
  • Chapter 1.  All Levels of Education.
    • Figure 1. The structure of education in the United States
    • Figure 2. Enrollment, total expenditures in constant dollars, and expenditures as a percentage of the gross domestic product (GDP), by level of education: Selected years, 1965–66 through 2011–12
    • Figure 3. Percentage of persons 25 years old and over, by highest level of educational attainment: Selected years, 1940 through 2012
    • Figure 4. Percentage of persons 25 through 29 years old, by highest level of educational attainment: Selected years, 1940 through 2012
    • Figure 5. Highest level of education attained by persons 25 through 29 years old: March 2012
    • Figure 6. Percentage of persons 25 through 29 years old, by selected levels of educational attainment and race/ethnicity: 2002 and 2012
  • Chapter 2.  Elementary and Secondary Education.
    • Figure 7. Enrollment, number of teachers, pupil/teacher ratio, and expenditures in public elementary and secondary schools: 1960–61 through 2010–11
    • Figure 8. Percentage change in public elementary and secondary enrollment, by state: Fall 2005 to fall 2010
    • Figure 9. Total and full-day preprimary enrollment of 3- to 5-year-olds: October 1970 through October 2011
    • Figure 10 Percentage of revenue for public elementary and secondary schools, by source of funds: 1970–71 through 2009–10
    • Figure 11. Current expenditure per pupil in fall enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools: 1970–71 through 2009–10
  • Chapter 3.  Postsecondary Education.
    • Figure 12. Enrollment, degrees conferred, and expenditures in degree-granting institutions: Fall 1960 through fall 2011 and 1960–61 through 2011–12
    • Figure 13. Percentage change in total enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by state: Fall 2006 to fall 2011
    • Figure 14. Enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by age: Fall 1970 through fall 2021
    • Figure 15. Ratio of full-time-equivalent (FTE) students to total FTE staff and to FTE faculty in degree-granting institutions, by control of institution: 1991, 2001, and 2011
    • Figure 16. Bachelor’s degrees conferred by degree-granting institutions in selected fields of study: 2000–01, 2005–06, and 2010–11
    • Figure 17. Percentage distribution of total revenues of public degree-granting institutions, by source of funds: 2010–11
    • Figure 18. Percentage distribution of total revenues of private nonprofit degree-granting institutions, by source of funds: 2010–11
  • Chapter 4.  Federal Programs for Education and Related Activities.
    • Figure 19. Federal on-budget funds for education, by level or other educational purpose: Selected years, 1965 through 2012
    • Figure 20. Percentage of federal on-budget funds for education, by agency: Fiscal year 2011
    • Figure 21. Percentage of U.S. Department of Education outlays, by type of recipient: Fiscal year 2012
  • Chapter 5.  Outcomes of Education.
    • Figure 22. Labor force participation rate of persons 20 to 64 years old, by age group and highest level of educational attainment: 2011
    • Figure 23. Unemployment rates of persons 25 to 64 years old, by highest level of educational attainment: 2011
    • Figure 24. Percentage distribution of 2010–11 high school dropouts and high school completers not enrolled in college, by labor force status: October 2011
    • Figure 25. Median annual earnings of full-time year-round workers 25 years old and over, by highest level of educational attainment and sex: 2011
    • Figure 26. Median annual salaries of bachelor’s degree recipients employed full time 1 year after graduation, by field of study: 1991, 2001, and 2009
  • Chapter 6.  International Comparisons of Education.
    • Figure 27. Percentage change in enrollment, by major areas of the world and level of education: 2000 to 2010
    • Figure 28. Percentage of the population 25 to 34 years old with a bachelor’s or higher level degree, by OECD country: 2010
    • Figure 29. Public direct expenditures on education institutions as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP), by OECD country: 2009
  • Chapter 7.  Libraries and Adult Education.
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