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Projections of Education Statistics to 2014, Thirty-third Edition, September 2005 - Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in elementary and secondary schools, by control of school: Fall 1989 to fall 2014

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Table 1. Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in grades PK–12 and 9–12 in elementary and secondary schools, by control of school: Fall 1989 to fall 2014

[In thousands]

Year Total Public Private
PK–121 PK–81 9–12 PK–121 PK–81 9–12 PK–121 PK–81 9–12
Actual
19892 45,741 33,187 12,554 40,543 29,152 11,390 5,198 4,035 1,163
1990 46,451 33,962 12,488 41,217 29,878 11,338 5,234 4,084 1,150
1991247,322 34,619 12,703 42,047 30,506 11,541 5,275 4,113 1,162
1992248,145 35,264 12,882 42,823 31,088 11,735 5,322 4,175 1,147
1993248,812 35,719 13,093 43,465 31,504 11,961 5,348 4,215 1,132
1994249,610 36,233 13,376 44,111 31,898 12,213 5,498 4,335 1,163
1995 50,503 36,806 13,697 44,840 32,341 12,500 5,662 4,465 1,197
1996251,375 37,316 14,060 45,611 32,764 12,847 5,764 4,551 1,213
1997 51,968 37,696 14,272 46,127 33,073 13,054 5,841 4,623 1,218
1998252,475 38,048 14,427 46,539 33,346 13,193 5,937 4,702 1,235
1999 52,876 38,253 14,623 46,857 33,488 13,369 6,018 4,765 1,254
2000253,358 38,556 14,802 47,204 33,688 13,515 6,155 4,868 1,287
2001 53,992 38,931 15,061 47,672 33,938 13,734 6,320 4,993 1,326
20022 54,604 39,177 15,426 48,202 34,135 14,067 6,401 5,042 1,359
Projected
2003 54,532 38,852 15,680 48,213 33,917 14,296 6,319 4,935 1,384
2004 54,593 38,596 15,998 48,270 33,686 14,584 6,323 4,910 1,414
2005 54,725 38,439 16,286 48,375 33,528 14,847 6,349 4,910 1,439
2006 54,993 38,528 16,465 48,574 33,565 15,010 6,419 4,963 1,456
2007 55,102 38,581 16,521 48,664 33,603 15,060 6,439 4,978 1,461
2008 55,154 38,704 16,450 48,696 33,702 14,994 6,458 5,002 1,457
2009 55,221 38,900 16,321 48,740 33,870 14,871 6,481 5,030 1,450
2010 55,352 39,160 16,192 48,842 34,097 14,745 6,510 5,064 1,446
2011 55,551 39,553 15,998 49,004 34,439 14,565 6,547 5,114 1,433
2012 55,839 40,018 15,821 49,248 34,846 14,402 6,591 5,171 1,419
2013 56,225 40,499 15,725 49,584 35,268 14,315 6,641 5,231 1,410
2014 56,688 40,971 15,717 49,993 35,681 14,312 6,695 5,290 1,405
1Includes most nursery school enrollment.
2Private school numbers are estimated based on data from the Private School Universe Survey.
NOTE: Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding. Mean absolute percentage errors of selected education statistics can be found in table A2, appendix A.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics: Common Core of Data (CCD), “State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary/Secondary Education,” 1989–90 through 2002–2003; Private School Universe Survey (PSS), selected years 1989–90 through 2002–2002; and National Elementary and Secondary Enrollment Model, 1972–2002. (This table was prepared August 2004.)

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