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Table 47. Number and percentage of children served under Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Part B, by age group and state or jurisdiction: Selected years, 1990–91 through 2008–09
State or jurisdiction 3- to 21-year-olds served 3- to 5-year-olds served
1990-91 2000-01 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 As a percent of public school enroll-
ment,
2008-091
Percent change in number served, 2000-01 to
2008-09
1990-91 2000-01 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
United States 4,710,089 6,295,816 6,712,605 6,686,361 6,605,695 6,483,372 13.2 3.0 389,751 592,087 698,608 706,401 699,841 699,966
Alabama 94,601 99,828 92,635 89,013 84,772 82,861 11.1 -17.0 7,154 7,554 8,218 8,026 7,111 7,079
Alaska 14,390 17,691 17,997 17,760 17,535 17,662 13.5 -0.2 1,458 1,637 2,082 1,987 1,954 1,941
Arizona 56,629 96,442 124,504 126,654 131,136 124,793 11.5 29.4 4,330 9,144 14,062 14,040 14,097 14,028
Arkansas 47,187 62,222 67,314 68,133 65,965 64,719 13.5 4.0 4,626 9,376 10,286 11,689 11,795 12,288
California 468,420 645,287 676,318 672,737 670,904 671,095 10.6 4.0 39,627 57,651 66,653 67,052 68,002 70,497
                             
Colorado 56,336 78,715 83,498 83,559 83,077 83,577 10.2 6.2 4,128 8,202 10,540 10,939 10,802 11,255
Connecticut 63,886 73,886 71,968 69,127 68,987 68,853 12.1 -6.8 5,466 7,172 7,881 6,833 7,660 7,911
Delaware 14,208 16,760 18,857 19,366 19,435 19,084 15.2 13.9 1,493 1,652 2,073 2,213 2,264 2,237
District of Columbia 6,290 10,559 11,738 11,113 10,863 10,671 15.5 1.1 411 374 507 754 567 543
Florida 234,509 367,335 398,916 398,289 391,092 384,975 14.6 4.8 14,883 30,660 34,350 33,644 32,819 33,796
                             
Georgia 101,762 171,292 197,596 196,810 189,424 179,707 10.9 4.9 7,098 16,560 20,728 20,410 18,454 16,185
Hawaii 12,705 23,951 21,963 21,099 20,441 20,130 11.2 -16.0 809 1,919 2,423 2,459 2,477 2,501
Idaho 21,703 29,174 29,021 28,439 27,989 27,930 10.2 -4.3 2,815 3,591 4,043 3,889 3,976 3,981
Illinois 236,060 297,316 323,444 326,763 321,668 318,529 15.0 7.1 22,997 28,787 35,454 37,152 36,957 36,997
Indiana 112,949 156,320 177,826 179,043 179,076 176,114 16.8 12.7 7,243 15,101 19,228 19,364 19,530 18,834
                             
Iowa 59,787 72,461 72,457 71,394 69,204 67,362 13.8 -7.0 5,421 5,580 6,118 6,199 5,872 5,944
Kansas 44,785 61,267 65,595 65,831 65,712 65,730 14.0 7.3 3,881 7,728 9,267 9,524 9,608 9,896
Kentucky 78,853 94,572 108,798 109,354 109,187 107,732 16.1 13.9 10,440 16,372 21,317 21,007 20,591 19,755
Louisiana 72,825 97,938 90,453 89,422 88,153 86,022 12.6 -12.2 6,703 9,957 10,597 10,503 10,151 9,860
Maine 27,987 35,633 36,522 35,564 34,425 33,284 17.3 -6.6 2,895 3,978 4,348 4,145 3,889 3,700
                             
Maryland 88,017 112,077 110,959 106,739 104,585 103,451 12.3 -7.7 7,163 10,003 12,148 11,590 11,752 12,203
Massachusetts 149,743 162,216 162,654 165,959 166,747 168,497 17.6 3.9 12,141 14,328 15,195 15,813 15,920 16,317
Michigan 166,511 221,456 243,607 241,941 236,576 232,444 14.0 5.0 14,547 19,937 24,290 24,268 24,097 24,488
Minnesota 79,013 109,880 116,511 117,924 119,332 119,991 14.4 9.2 8,646 11,522 13,402 13,989 14,286 14,361
Mississippi 60,872 62,281 68,099 67,590 65,717 64,407 13.1 3.4 5,642 6,944 8,319 8,430 8,422 8,968
                             
Missouri 101,166 137,381 143,204 141,406 138,292 132,946 14.5 -3.2 4,100 11,307 15,268 15,415 15,629 15,245
Montana 16,955 19,313 19,259 18,557 18,158 17,645 12.4 -8.6 1,751 1,635 1,925 1,941 1,971 1,954
Nebraska 32,312 42,793 45,239 44,833 45,687 44,038 15.1 2.9 2,512 3,724 4,665 4,886 5,179 4,522
Nevada 18,099 38,160 47,794 48,230 48,332 48,328 11.2 26.6 1,401 3,676 5,492 5,669 5,715 6,170
New Hampshire 19,049 30,077 31,782 31,399 32,274 30,156 15.2 0.3 1,468 2,387 2,902 2,905 2,523 2,891
                             
New Jersey 178,870 221,715 249,385 250,109 250,099 223,910 16.2 1.0 14,741 16,361 19,329 19,782 19,580 15,379
New Mexico 36,000 52,256 50,322 47,917 46,384 45,957 13.9 -12.1 2,210 4,970 6,441 6,300 6,337 6,487
New York 307,366 441,333 447,422 451,929 453,715 444,339 16.2 0.7 26,266 51,665 58,297 60,156 63,040 61,799
North Carolina 122,942 173,067 192,820 192,451 191,668 187,728 12.6 8.5 10,516 17,361 20,543 20,433 19,914 18,682
North Dakota 12,294 13,652 13,883 13,825 13,616 13,278 14.0 -2.7 1,164 1,247 1,520 1,567 1,560 1,576
                             
Ohio 205,440 237,643 266,447 269,133 269,742 264,878 14.6 11.5 12,487 18,664 22,702 23,455 23,137 23,209
Oklahoma 65,457 85,577 96,601 95,860 95,323 93,936 14.6 9.8 5,163 6,393 8,149 7,625 7,617 7,431
Oregon 54,422 75,204 77,376 77,832 78,264 79,404 13.8 5.6 2,854 6,926 8,167 8,311 8,572 9,008
Pennsylvania 214,254 242,655 288,733 292,798 293,865 294,958 16.6 21.6 17,982 21,477 25,964 27,599 28,145 29,496
Rhode Island 20,646 30,727 30,681 30,243 29,033 27,596 19.0 -10.2 1,682 2,614 2,815 2,982 2,967 2,930
                             
South Carolina 77,367 105,922 110,219 107,353 103,731 101,896 14.2 -3.8 7,948 11,775 11,603 13,864 10,472 10,763
South Dakota 14,726 16,825 17,631 17,824 17,971 17,867 14.1 6.2 2,105 2,286 2,747 2,684 2,683 2,734
Tennessee 104,853 125,863 120,122 120,263 120,925 118,425 12.2 -5.9 7,487 10,699 12,008 11,967 12,264 12,325
Texas 344,529 491,642 507,405 494,302 472,749 452,311 9.5 -8.0 24,848 36,442 40,236 39,351 37,528 38,169
Utah 46,606 53,921 60,526 61,166 63,066 65,084 11.6 20.7 3,424 5,785 7,462 7,597 8,023 8,366
                             
Vermont 12,160 13,623 13,917 14,010 1,097 1,237 1,556 1,602
Virginia 112,072 162,212 174,640 170,794 168,496 166,689 13.5 2.8 9,892 14,444 17,480 16,968 16,845 17,124
Washington 83,545 118,851 124,498 122,979 123,698 125,334 12.1 5.5 9,558 11,760 13,429 13,174 13,529 14,006
West Virginia 42,428 50,333 49,677 49,054 47,855 46,978 16.6 -6.7 2,923 5,445 5,833 6,013 5,849 5,899
Wisconsin 85,651 125,358 130,076 128,526 126,496 125,304 14.3 # 10,934 14,383 16,077 15,591 14,867 15,153
Wyoming 10,852 13,154 13,696 13,945 14,254 14,767 16.9 12.3 1,221 1,695 2,469 2,645 2,842 3,083
                             
Bureau of Indian Education 6,997 8,448 7,795 6,918 7,057 6,730 16.4 -20.3 1,092 338 330 234 325 330
                             
Other jurisdictions 38,986 70,670 93,256 102,995 105,451 108,751 53.9 3,892 8,168 5,149 7,749 10,205 8,708
American Samoa 363 697 1,211 1,146 1,171 1,087 56.0 48 48 80 78 169 106
Guam 1,750 2,267 2,480 2,380 2,259 2,189 -3.4 198 205 171 152 162 201
Northern Marianas 411 569 750 774 784 816 7.5 43.4 211 53 70 76 78 80
Palau 131 10
Puerto Rico 35,129 65,504 87,125 97,129 99,680 103,118 20.5 57.4 3,345 7,746 4,677 7,314 9,644 8,185
U.S. Virgin Islands 1,333 1,502 1,690 1,566 1,557 1,541 9.8 2.6 90 106 151 129 152 136
—Not available.
#Rounds to zero.
1 Percentage of students with disabilities is based on the total enrollment in public schools, prekindergarten through 12th grade.
NOTE: Prior to October 1994, children and youth with disabilities were served under Chapter 1 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act as well as under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part B. Data reported in this table for 1990-91 include children ages 0-21 served under Chapter 1. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. U.S. totals for 2007-08 and 2008-09 do not include data for Vermont.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, Annual Report to Congress on the Implementation of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, selected years, 1992 through 2006, and Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) database, retrieved September 2, 2010, from http://www.ideadata.org/PartBdata.asp. National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary/Secondary Education," 2008-09. (This table was prepared September 2010.)
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