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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, 196566 through 201011

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, 196566 through 201011
 
NOTE: Elementary and secondary enrollment data for school year 2010 (201011) are projected. Elementary and secondary expenditure data for school years 2009 and 2010 (200910 and 201011) are estimated. Postsecondary expenditure data for school year 2010 (201011) are estimated.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Statistics of State School Systems, 196566 through 196970; Statistics of Public Elementary and Secondary School Systems, 1965 through 1980; Revenues and Expenditures for Public Elementary and Secondary Education, 197071 through 198687; Common Core of Data (CCD), "State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary and Secondary Education," 198182 through 200910, and "National Public Education Financial Survey," 198788 through 200809; Private School Universe Survey (PSS), 198990 through 200910; Projections of Education Statistics to 2020; Higher Education General Information Survey (HEGIS), "Fall Enrollment in Institutions of Higher Education" and "Financial Statistics of Institutions of Higher Education" surveys, 196566 through 198586; Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), "Fall Enrollment Survey" (IPEDS-EF:8699) and "Finance Survey" (IPEDS-F:FY8799); and IPEDS Spring 2001 through Spring 2011, Enrollment and Finance components. U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, National Income and Product Accounts Tables, retrieved November 28, 2011, from http://www.bea.gov/iTable/index_nipa.cfm.
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