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Table 172  Current expenditures per pupil in fall enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools, by state: 1969-70 to 1996-97

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                      |                                         Unadjusted dollars                                                    |                             In constant 1996-97 dollars\1\
       State or       |_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________|_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________
      other area      |1969-70|1979-80|1980-81|1985-86|1987-88|1988-89|1989-90|1990-91|1991-92|1992-93|1993-94|1994-95|1995-96|1996-97|1969-70|1979-80|1980-81|1985-86|1987-88|1988-89|1989-90|1990-91|1991-92|1992-93|1993-94|1994-95|1995-96|1996-97
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  United States ......|  $751 |$2,088 |$2,307 |$3,479 |$3,927 |$4,307 |$4,643 |$4,902 |$5,023 |$5,160 |$5,327 |$5,529 |$5,689 |$5,923 |$3,160 |$4,275 |$4,233 |$5,081 |$5,386 |$5,648 |$5,810 |$5,817 |$5,776 |$5,753 |$5,789 |$5,841 |$5,852 |$5,923
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Alabama ..............|   512 | 1,520 | 1,836 | 2,411 | 2,569 | 3,019 | 3,144 | 3,429 | 3,415 | 3,568 | 3,826 | 4,109 | 4,343 | 4,595 | 2,152 | 3,112 | 3,368 | 3,521 | 3,524 | 3,959 | 3,934 | 4,069 | 3,926 | 3,978 | 4,159 | 4,341 | 4,467 | 4,595
Alaska ...............| 1,059 | 4,267 | 5,506 | 7,622 | 7,079 | 6,940 | 7,577 | 7,502 | 7,852 | 7,901 | 7,960 | 8,033 | 8,189 | 8,231 | 4,456 | 8,734 |10,101 |11,131 | 9,711 | 9,100 | 9,483 | 8,902 | 9,028 | 8,809 | 8,651 | 8,487 | 8,422 | 8,231
Arizona ..............|   674 | 1,865 | 2,093 | 3,009 | 3,498 | 3,728 | 3,717 | 3,860 | 3,957 | 4,088 | 4,104 | 4,264 | 4,476 | 4,413 | 2,837 | 3,817 | 3,839 | 4,394 | 4,799 | 4,888 | 4,652 | 4,580 | 4,550 | 4,558 | 4,460 | 4,505 | 4,603 | 4,413
Arkansas .............|   511 | 1,472 | 1,585 | 2,506 | 2,771 | 3,023 | 3,229 | 3,461 | 3,777 | 3,859 | 4,013 | 4,186 | 4,401 | 4,535 | 2,149 | 3,013 | 2,907 | 3,659 | 3,802 | 3,964 | 4,041 | 4,107 | 4,342 | 4,302 | 4,361 | 4,423 | 4,526 | 4,535
California ...........|   833 | 2,227 | 2,438 | 3,534 | 3,877 | 4,205 | 4,502 | 4,595 | 4,640 | 4,609 | 4,719 | 4,799 | 4,937 | 5,260 | 3,506 | 4,557 | 4,472 | 5,161 | 5,318 | 5,513 | 5,635 | 5,453 | 5,335 | 5,139 | 5,129 | 5,070 | 5,078 | 5,260
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Colorado .............|   686 | 2,258 | 2,509 | 3,666 | 3,878 | 4,151 | 4,357 | 4,603 | 4,644 | 4,766 | 4,727 | 5,047 | 5,121 | 5,312 | 2,886 | 4,622 | 4,602 | 5,353 | 5,320 | 5,442 | 5,453 | 5,461 | 5,340 | 5,314 | 5,138 | 5,333 | 5,267 | 5,312
Connecticut ..........|   911 | 2,167 | 2,711 | 4,641 | 5,905 | 6,479 | 7,463 | 7,547 | 7,620 | 7,655 | 7,947 | 8,380 | 8,430 | 8,580 | 3,831 | 4,436 | 4,973 | 6,777 | 8,100 | 8,496 | 9,340 | 8,955 | 8,761 | 8,535 | 8,636 | 8,854 | 8,670 | 8,580
Delaware .............|   833 | 2,587 | 2,721 | 4,215 | 4,606 | 4,958 | 5,326 | 5,458 | 5,599 | 5,753 | 6,101 | 6,502 | 6,696 | 7,135 | 3,506 | 5,295 | 4,991 | 6,155 | 6,319 | 6,501 | 6,666 | 6,477 | 6,437 | 6,414 | 6,630 | 6,869 | 6,887 | 7,135
District of Columbia .|   947 | 2,811 | 2,950 | 4,672 | 5,662 | 6,888 | 7,872 | 8,029 | 8,403 | 8,286 | 8,843 | 8,290 | 8,510 | 8,048 | 3,983 | 5,755 | 5,412 | 6,823 | 7,766 | 9,031 | 9,851 | 9,527 | 9,661 | 9,239 | 9,610 | 8,759 | 8,753 | 8,048
Florida ..............|   683 | 1,834 | 2,209 | 3,260 | 3,778 | 4,210 | 4,597 | 4,859 | 4,821 | 4,876 | 5,063 | 5,220 | 5,275 | 5,360 | 2,872 | 3,754 | 4,053 | 4,760 | 5,182 | 5,520 | 5,753 | 5,766 | 5,543 | 5,436 | 5,502 | 5,515 | 5,426 | 5,360
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Georgia ..............|   539 | 1,491 | 1,580 | 2,760 | 3,195 | 3,616 | 4,000 | 4,171 | 4,124 | 4,368 | 4,569 | 4,828 | 5,056 | 5,369 | 2,267 | 3,052 | 2,899 | 4,031 | 4,382 | 4,741 | 5,006 | 4,950 | 4,742 | 4,870 | 4,965 | 5,101 | 5,201 | 5,369
Hawaii ...............|   792 | 2,086 | 2,393 | 3,505 | 3,661 | 3,841 | 4,130 | 4,820 | 5,062 | 5,332 | 5,533 | 5,597 | 5,560 | 5,633 | 3,332 | 4,271 | 4,390 | 5,119 | 5,022 | 5,036 | 5,169 | 5,719 | 5,820 | 5,944 | 6,013 | 5,913 | 5,718 | 5,633
Idaho ................|   573 | 1,548 | 1,736 | 2,358 | 2,505 | 2,656 | 2,921 | 3,206 | 3,370 | 3,471 | 3,628 | 3,957 | 4,194 | 4,447 | 2,411 | 3,169 | 3,185 | 3,444 | 3,437 | 3,483 | 3,655 | 3,804 | 3,874 | 3,871 | 3,943 | 4,180 | 4,314 | 4,447
Illinois .............|   816 | 2,241 | 2,406 | 3,321 | 3,822 | 4,265 | 4,521 | 4,904 | 5,002 | 5,307 | 5,323 | 5,553 | 5,519 | 5,940 | 3,431 | 4,588 | 4,415 | 4,850 | 5,243 | 5,592 | 5,658 | 5,819 | 5,751 | 5,917 | 5,785 | 5,867 | 5,677 | 5,940
Indiana ..............|   661 | 1,708 | 1,798 | 2,951 | 3,454 | 3,933 | 4,270 | 4,588 | 4,749 | 4,995 | 5,245 | 5,411 | 5,621 | 6,161 | 2,781 | 3,496 | 3,299 | 4,310 | 4,739 | 5,157 | 5,344 | 5,444 | 5,460 | 5,569 | 5,700 | 5,717 | 5,782 | 6,161
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Iowa .................|   798 | 2,164 | 2,505 | 3,388 | 3,867 | 4,027 | 4,190 | 4,418 | 4,795 | 4,970 | 5,070 | 5,240 | 5,481 | 5,738 | 3,358 | 4,430 | 4,596 | 4,948 | 5,304 | 5,280 | 5,243 | 5,242 | 5,513 | 5,541 | 5,510 | 5,537 | 5,638 | 5,738
Kansas ...............|   699 | 1,963 | 2,307 | 3,469 | 3,724 | 4,014 | 4,290 | 4,434 | 4,554 | 4,926 | 5,081 | 5,222 | 5,374 | 5,508 | 2,940 | 4,018 | 4,233 | 5,066 | 5,108 | 5,263 | 5,369 | 5,262 | 5,236 | 5,492 | 5,522 | 5,517 | 5,527 | 5,508
Kentucky .............|   502 | 1,557 | 1,637 | 2,229 | 2,710 | 3,009 | 3,384 | 3,897 | 4,194 | 4,310 | 4,505 | 4,545 | 4,807 | 5,155 | 2,112 | 3,188 | 3,003 | 3,255 | 3,718 | 3,946 | 4,235 | 4,625 | 4,823 | 4,805 | 4,896 | 4,802 | 4,944 | 5,155
Louisiana ............|   589 | 1,629 | 2,273 | 2,960 | 2,886 | 3,138 | 3,625 | 3,853 | 4,014 | 4,010 | 4,133 | 4,356 | 4,447 | 4,724 | 2,479 | 3,334 | 4,170 | 4,323 | 3,960 | 4,114 | 4,536 | 4,572 | 4,616 | 4,471 | 4,492 | 4,602 | 4,574 | 4,724
Maine ................|   649 | 1,692 | 1,804 | 3,341 | 3,965 | 4,330 | 4,903 | 4,978 | 5,182 | 5,624 | 5,569 | 6,029 | 6,151 | 6,327 | 2,731 | 3,464 | 3,309 | 4,880 | 5,439 | 5,678 | 6,136 | 5,907 | 5,958 | 6,271 | 6,052 | 6,369 | 6,327 | 6,327
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Maryland .............|   809 | 2,293 | 2,581 | 3,923 | 4,575 | 5,088 | 5,573 | 5,930 | 5,926 | 6,060 | 6,191 | 6,427 | 6,593 | 6,755 | 3,404 | 4,693 | 4,734 | 5,728 | 6,275 | 6,671 | 6,975 | 7,036 | 6,813 | 6,757 | 6,728 | 6,790 | 6,781 | 6,755
Massachusetts ........|   791 | 2,548 | 2,735 | 4,031 | 4,965 | 5,485 | 5,766 | 5,881 | 5,952 | 6,141 | 6,423 | 6,783 | 7,033 | 7,331 | 3,326 | 5,215 | 5,017 | 5,887 | 6,811 | 7,192 | 7,216 | 6,979 | 6,843 | 6,847 | 6,980 | 7,167 | 7,234 | 7,331
Michigan .............|   841 | 2,495 | 2,892 | 3,859 | 4,350 | 4,734 | 5,090 | 5,394 | 5,746 | 5,945 | 6,138 | 6,465 | 6,785 | 6,932 | 3,540 | 5,108 | 5,304 | 5,635 | 5,967 | 6,207 | 6,370 | 6,400 | 6,607 | 6,628 | 6,671 | 6,831 | 6,979 | 6,932
Minnesota ............|   855 | 2,296 | 2,519 | 3,741 | 4,132 | 4,515 | 4,698 | 4,946 | 5,089 | 5,210 | 5,342 | 5,626 | 5,801 | 6,005 | 3,596 | 4,701 | 4,621 | 5,463 | 5,668 | 5,920 | 5,879 | 5,869 | 5,851 | 5,809 | 5,805 | 5,944 | 5,967 | 6,005
Mississippi ..........|   457 | 1,568 | 1,503 | 2,246 | 2,416 | 2,714 | 2,934 | 3,007 | 3,047 | 3,159 | 3,410 | 3,798 | 3,951 | 4,039 | 1,921 | 3,210 | 2,757 | 3,280 | 3,315 | 3,558 | 3,671 | 3,568 | 3,504 | 3,523 | 3,706 | 4,012 | 4,064 | 4,039
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Missouri .............|   596 | 1,724 | 1,945 | 2,864 | 3,425 | 3,839 | 4,071 | 4,271 | 4,284 | 4,318 | 4,596 | 4,866 | 5,092 | 5,304 | 2,507 | 3,529 | 3,569 | 4,183 | 4,699 | 5,034 | 5,094 | 5,068 | 4,926 | 4,814 | 4,995 | 5,141 | 5,237 | 5,304
Montana ..............|   728 | 2,264 | 2,449 | 3,691 | 3,878 | 3,893 | 4,240 | 4,706 | 4,825 | 4,907 | 5,043 | 5,137 | 5,249 | 5,481 | 3,061 | 4,633 | 4,493 | 5,390 | 5,319 | 5,104 | 5,306 | 5,585 | 5,548 | 5,471 | 5,480 | 5,428 | 5,398 | 5,481
Nebraska .............|   700 | 2,025 | 2,243 | 3,431 | 3,712 | 4,101 | 4,553 | 4,735 | 4,941 | 5,064 | 5,310 | 5,555 | 5,688 | 5,848 | 2,944 | 4,144 | 4,115 | 5,010 | 5,092 | 5,378 | 5,698 | 5,618 | 5,681 | 5,646 | 5,771 | 5,869 | 5,850 | 5,848
Nevada ...............|   706 | 1,908 | 1,925 | 3,196 | 3,298 | 3,562 | 3,816 | 4,294 | 4,546 | 4,645 | 4,664 | 4,730 | 4,892 | 5,084 | 2,969 | 3,906 | 3,531 | 4,667 | 4,524 | 4,671 | 4,775 | 5,095 | 5,226 | 5,178 | 5,068 | 4,998 | 5,032 | 5,084
New Hampshire ........|   666 | 1,732 | 2,036 | 3,247 | 4,080 | 4,328 | 4,786 | 5,152 | 5,237 | 5,368 | 5,433 | 5,567 | 5,740 | 5,920 | 2,802 | 3,545 | 3,735 | 4,741 | 5,597 | 5,675 | 5,989 | 6,113 | 6,021 | 5,985 | 5,905 | 5,882 | 5,904 | 5,920
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New Jersey ...........|   924 | 2,825 | 2,928 | 5,139 | 6,059 | 6,762 | 7,546 | 8,166 | 8,705 | 8,770 | 9,075 | 9,178 | 9,361 | 9,588 | 3,886 | 5,783 | 5,372 | 7,504 | 8,311 | 8,867 | 9,444 | 9,689 |10,009 | 9,779 | 9,863 | 9,697 | 9,628 | 9,588
New Mexico ...........|   665 | 1,870 | 2,066 | 2,911 | 3,190 | 3,336 | 3,446 | 3,757 | 3,927 | 3,929 | 4,106 | 4,404 | 4,604 | 4,682 | 2,798 | 3,829 | 3,789 | 4,251 | 4,376 | 4,374 | 4,312 | 4,458 | 4,515 | 4,381 | 4,463 | 4,652 | 4,735 | 4,682
New York .............| 1,194 | 2,950 | 3,225 | 5,221 | 6,196 | 6,655 | 7,051 | 7,510 | 7,482 | 7,770 | 8,069 | 8,311 | 8,361 | 8,525 | 5,024 | 6,039 | 5,915 | 7,624 | 8,500 | 8,726 | 8,824 | 8,912 | 8,602 | 8,663 | 8,770 | 8,781 | 8,600 | 8,525
North Carolina .......|   570 | 1,635 | 1,870 | 2,754 | 3,153 | 3,594 | 4,018 | 4,237 | 4,246 | 4,426 | 4,540 | 4,703 | 4,719 | 4,929 | 2,399 | 3,348 | 3,431 | 4,022 | 4,325 | 4,713 | 5,029 | 5,028 | 4,882 | 4,935 | 4,935 | 4,969 | 4,854 | 4,929
North Dakota .........|   662 | 1,941 | 2,175 | 3,200 | 3,239 | 3,635 | 3,899 | 3,909 | 4,150 | 4,305 | 4,385 | 4,482 | 4,677 | 4,808 | 2,787 | 3,974 | 3,989 | 4,674 | 4,443 | 4,766 | 4,880 | 4,639 | 4,772 | 4,799 | 4,766 | 4,735 | 4,811 | 4,808
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Ohio .................|   677 | 1,894 | 2,120 | 3,265 | 3,595 | 4,208 | 4,531 | 4,747 | 5,115 | 5,110 | 5,319 | 5,529 | 5,669 | 5,935 | 2,846 | 3,878 | 3,889 | 4,768 | 4,931 | 5,518 | 5,670 | 5,633 | 5,882 | 5,697 | 5,780 | 5,841 | 5,831 | 5,935
Oklahoma .............|   554 | 1,810 | 2,065 | 2,939 | 2,897 | 3,159 | 3,293 | 3,639 | 3,857 | 4,090 | 4,437 | 4,533 | 4,549 | 4,817 | 2,329 | 3,704 | 3,789 | 4,292 | 3,974 | 4,143 | 4,121 | 4,319 | 4,435 | 4,561 | 4,822 | 4,789 | 4,679 | 4,817
Oregon ...............|   843 | 2,412 | 2,782 | 3,715 | 4,266 | 4,598 | 4,864 | 5,195 | 5,268 | 5,585 | 5,522 | 5,649 | 5,790 | 5,920 | 3,547 | 4,938 | 5,104 | 5,424 | 5,851 | 6,029 | 6,088 | 6,164 | 6,057 | 6,227 | 6,001 | 5,968 | 5,956 | 5,920
Pennsylvania .........|   815 | 2,328 | 2,595 | 4,010 | 4,603 | 5,169 | 5,737 | 6,048 | 6,127 | 6,372 | 6,443 | 6,565 | 6,922 | 7,106 | 3,430 | 4,766 | 4,761 | 5,857 | 6,314 | 6,778 | 7,180 | 7,177 | 7,045 | 7,104 | 7,002 | 6,936 | 7,120 | 7,106
Rhode Island .........|   807 | 2,340 | 2,654 | 4,255 | 4,924 | 5,598 | 5,908 | 5,934 | 6,092 | 6,501 | 6,797 | 7,126 | 7,304 | 7,612 | 3,394 | 4,790 | 4,869 | 6,213 | 6,755 | 7,341 | 7,394 | 7,041 | 7,004 | 7,248 | 7,386 | 7,529 | 7,513 | 7,612
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South Carolina .......|   567 | 1,597 | 1,625 | 2,816 | 3,143 | 3,441 | 3,769 | 4,009 | 4,088 | 4,200 | 4,336 | 4,501 | 4,779 | 5,050 | 2,386 | 3,270 | 2,981 | 4,113 | 4,311 | 4,512 | 4,717 | 4,758 | 4,700 | 4,683 | 4,712 | 4,756 | 4,916 | 5,050
South Dakota .........|   656 | 1,781 | 1,885 | 2,903 | 3,071 | 3,373 | 3,511 | 3,726 | 3,938 | 4,109 | 4,095 | 4,271 | 4,220 | 4,375 | 2,760 | 3,645 | 3,458 | 4,239 | 4,212 | 4,422 | 4,394 | 4,422 | 4,528 | 4,582 | 4,451 | 4,512 | 4,341 | 4,375
Tennessee ............|   531 | 1,523 | 1,675 | 2,447 | 2,855 | 3,248 | 3,405 | 3,521 | 3,430 | 3,671 | 3,815 | 4,017 | 4,172 | 4,581 | 2,233 | 3,118 | 3,073 | 3,573 | 3,917 | 4,259 | 4,261 | 4,178 | 3,944 | 4,093 | 4,146 | 4,244 | 4,291 | 4,581
Texas ................|   551 | 1,740 | 1,831 | 3,079 | 3,334 | 3,582 | 3,835 | 4,048 | 4,246 | 4,270 | 4,488 | 4,779 | 5,016 | 5,267 | 2,318 | 3,561 | 3,359 | 4,496 | 4,574 | 4,696 | 4,799 | 4,804 | 4,882 | 4,760 | 4,877 | 5,049 | 5,159 | 5,267
Utah .................|   595 | 1,556 | 1,710 | 2,248 | 2,302 | 2,421 | 2,577 | 2,767 | 2,841 | 2,967 | 3,206 | 3,409 | 3,604 | 3,783 | 2,504 | 3,185 | 3,137 | 3,282 | 3,158 | 3,174 | 3,225 | 3,283 | 3,267 | 3,308 | 3,484 | 3,601 | 3,707 | 3,783
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Vermont ..............|   790 | 1,930 | 2,347 | 3,840 | 4,927 | 5,196 | 5,770 | 6,255 | 6,243 | 6,252 | 6,266 | 6,367 | 6,488 | 6,753 | 3,321 | 3,951 | 4,306 | 5,607 | 6,759 | 6,813 | 7,221 | 7,423 | 7,178 | 6,971 | 6,809 | 6,727 | 6,673 | 6,753
Virginia .............|   654 | 1,824 | 2,024 | 3,289 | 3,873 | 4,225 | 4,690 | 4,965 | 4,914 | 5,067 | 5,205 | 5,421 | 5,528 | 5,788 | 2,753 | 3,734 | 3,714 | 4,802 | 5,313 | 5,540 | 5,869 | 5,892 | 5,650 | 5,649 | 5,656 | 5,727 | 5,686 | 5,788
Washington ...........|   853 | 2,387 | 2,365 | 3,605 | 3,875 | 4,059 | 4,382 | 4,652 | 4,899 | 5,220 | 5,342 | 5,477 | 5,639 | 5,734 | 3,589 | 4,886 | 4,338 | 5,264 | 5,315 | 5,322 | 5,485 | 5,520 | 5,633 | 5,820 | 5,805 | 5,786 | 5,800 | 5,734
West Virginia ........|   621 | 1,749 | 1,968 | 3,255 | 3,579 | 3,580 | 4,020 | 4,571 | 4,696 | 5,108 | 5,292 | 5,663 | 5,881 | 6,076 | 2,614 | 3,579 | 3,611 | 4,753 | 4,909 | 4,694 | 5,031 | 5,424 | 5,400 | 5,696 | 5,752 | 5,983 | 6,048 | 6,076
Wisconsin ............|   793 | 2,225 | 2,452 | 3,767 | 4,296 | 4,760 | 5,020 | 5,382 | 5,643 | 5,974 | 6,126 | 6,301 | 6,517 | 6,796 | 3,336 | 4,554 | 4,498 | 5,501 | 5,893 | 6,241 | 6,282 | 6,386 | 6,488 | 6,661 | 6,658 | 6,657 | 6,703 | 6,796
Wyoming ..............|   805 | 2,369 | 2,758 | 4,754 | 4,742 | 5,030 | 5,239 | 5,310 | 5,348 | 5,462 | 5,534 | 5,753 | 5,826 | 5,971 | 3,386 | 4,849 | 5,060 | 6,942 | 6,506 | 6,596 | 6,557 | 6,301 | 6,149 | 6,090 | 6,014 | 6,079 | 5,993 | 5,971
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American Samoa .......|   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 1,795 | 1,897 | 1,781 | 2,002 | 2,018 | 1,689 | 1,737 | 1,983 | 2,084 | 2,288 |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 2,462 | 2,487 | 2,230 | 2,375 | 2,320 | 1,883 | 1,888 | 2,095 | 2,144 | 2,288
Guam .................|   766 |   --- |   --- | 3,016 | 2,944 | 3,624 | 3,817 | 4,411 | 4,676 | 5,369 | 5,200 | 5,016 | 4,803 | 4,688 | 3,224 |   --- |   --- | 4,404 | 4,039 | 4,752 | 4,777 | 5,234 | 5,377 | 5,986 | 5,652 | 5,299 | 4,940 | 4,688
Northern Marianas ....|   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 3,384 | 2,651 | 3,356 | 4,159 | 4,580 | 4,796 | 4,009 | 5,340 | 4,999 | 5,878 |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 4,643 | 3,477 | 4,200 | 4,935 | 5,266 | 5,348 | 4,357 | 5,641 | 5,142 | 5,878
Puerto Rico ..........|   --- |   --- | 1,000 | 1,227 | 1,390 | 1,557 | 1,605 | 1,773 | 1,879 | 2,034 | 2,155 | 2,417 | 2,657 | 2,812 |   --- |   --- | 1,835 | 1,792 | 1,907 | 2,042 | 2,009 | 2,103 | 2,161 | 2,267 | 2,342 | 2,554 | 2,733 | 2,812
Trust Territories ....|   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   ---
Virgin Islands .......|   --- |   --- |   --- | 3,016 | 3,714 | 4,757 | 6,043 | 5,515 | 5,444 | 5,265 | 5,299 | 5,280 | 5,378 | 5,458 |   --- |   --- |   --- | 4,404 | 5,095 | 6,237 | 7,563 | 6,544 | 6,260 | 5,871 | 5,759 | 5,578 | 5,532 | 5,458
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\1\Based on the Consumer Price Index, prepared by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, adjusted to a school year basis. These data do not reflect differences in inflation rates from state to state.
---Data not available or not applicable. NOTE--Beginning in 1980-81, expenditures for state administration are excluded. Beginning in 1988-89, survey was expanded and coverage of state expenditures for public school districts was improved. SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Revenues and Expenditures for Public Elementary and Secondary Schools, various years; Statistics of State School Systems, various years; and Common Core of Data surveys. (This table was prepared July 1999.)

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