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Table 366. Revenues of public degree-granting institutions, by source of revenue and level of institution: Selected years, 2005-06 through 2009-10
Level of institu-tion and year Total revenues Operating revenues Nonoperating revenues Other revenues and additions
Tuition and fees1 Grants and contracts Sales and services of auxiliary enter- prises2 Sales and services of hospitals Indepen- dent opera- tions Other operating revenues Appropriations Nonoperating grants Gifts Investment income Other Capital appro-
priations
Capital grants and gifts Additions to per-manent en- dowments Other
Total Federal (excludes Federal Direct Student Loans) State Local Federal State Local Federal State Local
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
  In thousands of current dollars
All insti-
   tutions
                                             
2005-06 $246,164,836 $41,770,600 $45,147,837 $30,333,948 $7,207,813 $7,606,076 $18,786,806 $22,100,555 $635,607 $14,483,979 $1,858,625 $58,720,088 $8,249,690 $2,811,434 $1,177,322 $102,497 $4,975,616 $9,597,624 $2,705,351 $5,421,660 $2,568,688 $1,004,691 $4,046,166
2007-08 273,109,306 48,070,012 42,053,774 25,522,915 7,831,530 8,699,329 20,488,319 25,183,379 1,174,836 14,108,986 1,849,775 68,375,062 9,319,219 10,022,315 1,909,570 177,555 6,070,499 5,278,643 2,251,324 7,578,049 3,090,589 1,133,783 4,973,618
2008-09 267,385,180 51,840,367 43,095,658 26,092,100 7,403,141 9,600,416 21,358,319 27,301,883 1,036,660 14,165,654 2,010,843 65,486,232 9,787,019 12,760,716 2,720,449 265,789 5,893,912 -9,487,915 3,011,240 7,038,658 2,938,605 843,528 5,317,562
2009-10 303,329,538 55,930,482 44,922,021 28,397,667 6,904,221 9,620,133 22,173,700 29,236,931 1,343,230 14,814,344 2,152,228 62,456,235 9,954,504 20,740,102 3,123,358 231,104 5,876,450 10,046,610 5,210,022 6,041,010 3,780,012 869,950 4,427,245
                                               
4-year                                              
2005-06 202,511,496 34,506,560 37,991,199 25,583,341 5,383,780 7,024,078 16,945,544 22,100,555 635,607 13,753,422 1,720,108 45,591,539 336,424 1,546,322 613,928 33,269 4,713,701 8,927,767 2,330,293 3,680,390 2,250,167 986,771 3,847,930
2007-08 223,566,529 40,083,063 37,341,007 23,518,933 5,715,188 8,106,887 18,507,934 25,183,379 1,174,836 13,135,633 1,776,452 53,268,648 453,280 5,177,569 1,201,394 103,824 5,798,732 4,430,479 1,770,108 5,637,968 2,762,277 1,120,806 4,639,141
2008-09 216,432,317 43,478,018 38,736,492 24,178,064 5,526,583 9,031,844 19,391,219 27,301,883 1,036,660 13,291,611 1,934,958 50,863,465 484,689 6,425,434 1,729,985 131,427 5,635,304 -9,958,068 2,601,770 4,987,773 2,554,107 830,264 4,975,326
2009-10 248,104,870 46,943,248 40,635,416 26,272,013 5,301,243 9,062,160 20,099,137 29,236,931 1,343,230 13,894,006 2,006,623 48,721,670 431,615 10,318,977 2,088,155 134,608 5,646,279 9,666,292 4,595,894 4,003,617 3,312,753 853,705 4,172,713
                                               
2-year                                              
2005-06 43,653,340 7,264,040 7,156,638 4,750,607 1,824,034 581,998 1,841,262 0 0 730,557 138,517 13,128,549 7,913,266 1,265,113 563,394 69,228 261,914 669,858 375,058 1,741,270 318,521 17,920 198,236
2007-08 49,542,777 7,986,949 4,712,766 2,003,982 2,116,343 592,442 1,980,385 0 0 973,353 73,324 15,106,414 8,865,938 4,844,746 708,176 73,731 271,766 848,164 481,216 1,940,082 328,312 12,978 334,477
2008-09 50,952,862 8,362,349 4,359,166 1,914,036 1,876,558 568,572 1,967,100 0 0 874,043 75,885 14,622,766 9,302,330 6,335,282 990,464 134,362 258,608 470,153 409,470 2,050,885 384,498 13,263 342,236
2009-10 55,224,668 8,987,234 4,286,605 2,125,654 1,602,978 557,973 2,074,563 0 0 920,338 145,606 13,734,565 9,522,890 10,421,125 1,035,203 96,496 230,170 380,318 614,128 2,037,393 467,258 16,245 254,532
  Percentage distribution
All insti-
   tutions
                                             
2005-06 100.00 16.97 18.34 12.32 2.93 3.09 7.63 8.98 0.26 5.88 0.76 23.85 3.35 1.14 0.48 0.04 2.02 3.90 1.10 2.20 1.04 0.41 1.64
2007-08 100.00 17.60 15.40 9.35 2.87 3.19 7.50 9.22 0.43 5.17 0.68 25.04 3.41 3.67 0.70 0.07 2.22 1.93 0.82 2.77 1.13 0.42 1.82
2008-09 100.00 19.39 16.12 9.76 2.77 3.59 7.99 10.21 0.39 5.30 0.75 24.49 3.66 4.77 1.02 0.10 2.20 -3.55 1.13 2.63 1.10 0.32 1.99
2009-10 100.00 18.44 14.81 9.36 2.28 3.17 7.31 9.64 0.44 4.88 0.71 20.59 3.28 6.84 1.03 0.08 1.94 3.31 1.72 1.99 1.25 0.29 1.46
                                               
4-year                                              
2005-06 100.00 17.04 18.76 12.63 2.66 3.47 8.37 10.91 0.31 6.79 0.85 22.51 0.17 0.76 0.30 0.02 2.33 4.41 1.15 1.82 1.11 0.49 1.90
2007-08 100.00 17.93 16.70 10.52 2.56 3.63 8.28 11.26 0.53 5.88 0.79 23.83 0.20 2.32 0.54 0.05 2.59 1.98 0.79 2.52 1.24 0.50 2.08
2008-09 100.00 20.09 17.90 11.17 2.55 4.17 8.96 12.61 0.48 6.14 0.89 23.50 0.22 2.97 0.80 0.06 2.60 -4.60 1.20 2.30 1.18 0.38 2.30
2009-10 100.00 18.92 16.38 10.59 2.14 3.65 8.10 11.78 0.54 5.60 0.81 19.64 0.17 4.16 0.84 0.05 2.28 3.90 1.85 1.61 1.34 0.34 1.68
                                               
2-year                                              
2005-06 100.00 16.64 16.39 10.88 4.18 1.33 4.22 0.00 0.00 1.67 0.32 30.07 18.13 2.90 1.29 0.16 0.60 1.53 0.86 3.99 0.73 0.04 0.45
2007-08 100.00 16.12 9.51 4.04 4.27 1.20 4.00 0.00 0.00 1.96 0.15 30.49 17.90 9.78 1.43 0.15 0.55 1.71 0.97 3.92 0.66 0.03 0.68
2008-09 100.00 16.41 8.56 3.76 3.68 1.12 3.86 0.00 0.00 1.72 0.15 28.70 18.26 12.43 1.94 0.26 0.51 0.92 0.80 4.03 0.75 0.03 0.67
2009-10 100.00 16.27 7.76 3.85 2.90 1.01 3.76 0.00 0.00 1.67 0.26 24.87 17.24 18.87 1.87 0.17 0.42 0.69 1.11 3.69 0.85 0.03 0.46
  Revenue per full-time-equivalent student in current dollars
All insti-
   tutions
                                             
2005-06 $26,215 $4,448 $4,808 $3,230 $768 $810 $2,001 $2,354 $68 $1,542 $198 $6,253 $879 $299 $125 $11 $530 $1,022 $288 $577 $274 $107 $431
2007-08 28,041 4,935 4,318 2,621 804 893 2,104 2,586 121 1,449 190 7,020 957 1,029 196 18 623 542 231 778 317 116 511
2008-09 26,574 5,152 4,283 2,593 736 954 2,123 2,713 103 1,408 200 6,508 973 1,268 270 26 586 -943 299 700 292 84 528
2009-10 28,216 5,203 4,179 2,642 642 895 2,063 2,720 125 1,378 200 5,810 926 1,929 291 21 547 935 485 562 352 81 412
                                               
4-year                                              
2005-06 35,353 6,024 6,632 4,466 940 1,226 2,958 3,858 111 2,401 300 7,959 59 270 107 6 823 1,559 407 642 393 172 672
2007-08 37,297 6,687 6,229 3,924 953 1,352 3,088 4,201 196 2,191 296 8,887 76 864 200 17 967 739 295 941 461 187 774
2008-09 35,252 7,082 6,309 3,938 900 1,471 3,158 4,447 169 2,165 315 8,285 79 1,047 282 21 918 -1,622 424 812 416 135 810
2009-10 38,452 7,275 6,298 4,072 822 1,404 3,115 4,531 208 2,153 311 7,551 67 1,599 324 21 875 1,498 712 620 513 132 647
                                               
2-year                                              
2005-06 11,921 1,984 1,954 1,297 498 159 503 0 0 200 38 3,585 2,161 345 154 19 72 183 102 476 87 5 54
2007-08 13,227 2,132 1,258 535 565 158 529 0 0 260 20 4,033 2,367 1,293 189 20 73 226 128 518 88 3 89
2008-09 12,991 2,132 1,111 488 478 145 502 0 0 223 19 3,728 2,372 1,615 253 34 66 120 104 523 98 3 87
2009-10 12,850 2,091 997 495 373 130 483 0 0 214 34 3,196 2,216 2,425 241 22 54 88 143 474 109 4 59
  Revenue per full-time-equivalent student in constant 2009-10 dollars3 
All insti-
   tutions
                                             
2005-06 $28,552 $4,845 $5,237 $3,518 $836 $882 $2,179 $2,563 $74 $1,680 $216 $6,811 $957 $326 $137 $12 $577 $1,113 $314 $629 $298 $117 $469
2007-08 28,707 5,053 4,420 2,683 823 914 2,154 2,647 123 1,483 194 7,187 980 1,053 201 19 638 555 237 797 325 119 523
2008-09 26,831 5,202 4,325 2,618 743 963 2,143 2,740 104 1,421 202 6,571 982 1,281 273 27 591 -952 302 706 295 85 534
2009-10 28,216 5,203 4,179 2,642 642 895 2,063 2,720 125 1,378 200 5,810 926 1,929 291 21 547 935 485 562 352 81 412
                                               
4-year                                              
2005-06 38,505 6,561 7,224 4,864 1,024 1,336 3,222 4,202 121 2,615 327 8,669 64 294 117 6 896 1,697 443 700 428 188 732
2007-08 38,184 6,846 6,378 4,017 976 1,385 3,161 4,301 201 2,243 303 9,098 77 884 205 18 990 757 302 963 472 191 792
2008-09 35,593 7,150 6,370 3,976 909 1,485 3,189 4,490 170 2,186 318 8,365 80 1,057 285 22 927 -1,638 428 820 420 137 818
2009-10 38,452 7,275 6,298 4,072 822 1,404 3,115 4,531 208 2,153 311 7,551 67 1,599 324 21 875 1,498 712 620 513 132 647
                                               
2-year                                              
2005-06 12,984 2,161 2,129 1,413 543 173 548 0 0 217 41 3,905 2,354 376 168 21 78 199 112 518 95 5 59
2007-08 13,542 2,183 1,288 548 578 162 541 0 0 266 20 4,129 2,423 1,324 194 20 74 232 132 530 90 4 91
2008-09 13,116 2,153 1,122 493 483 146 506 0 0 225 20 3,764 2,395 1,631 255 35 67 121 105 528 99 3 88
2009-10 12,850 2,091 997 495 373 130 483 0 0 214 34 3,196 2,216 2,425 241 22 54 88 143 474 109 4 59
1 Net of allowances and discounts.
2 After deducting discounts and allowances.
3 Constant dollars based on the Consumer Price Index, prepared by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, adjusted to a school-year basis.
NOTE: Degree-granting institutions grant associate’s or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Includes data for public institutions reporting data according to either the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) or the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) questionnaire. 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 2006 through Spring 2011, Finance and Enrollment components. (This table was prepared November 2011.)
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