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Projections of Education Statistics to 2014, Thirty-third Edition, September 2005 - Actual and alternative projected numbers for bachelor’s degrees, by sex of recipient: 1988–89 to 2013–14

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Table 27. Actual and alternative projected numbers for bachelor's degrees, by sex of recipient: 1988-89 to 2013-14
School year ending Total Men Women
Actual
19891,018,755 483,346 535,409
1990 1,051,344 491,696 559,648
1991 1,094,538 504,045 590,493
19921,136,553 520,811 615,742
19931,165,178 532,881 632,297
19941,169,275 532,422 636,853
1995 1,160,134 526,131 634,003
19961,164,792 522,454 642,338
19971,172,879 520,515 652,364
19981,184,406 519,956 664,450
19991,200,303 518,746 681,557
2000 1,237,875 530,367 707,508
20011,244,171 531,840 712,331
2002 1,291,900 549,816 742,084
2003 1,348,503 537,079 775,424
Middle alternative projections
2004 1,401,000 586,000 814,000
20051,416,000 584,000 832,000
2006 1,431,000 586,000 845,000
20071,449,000 590,000 859,000
2008 1,475,000 598,000 877,000
20091,507,000 608,000 898,000
2010 1,538,000 618,000 920,000
20111,558,000 625,000 933,000
20121,570,000 629,000 941,000
2013 1,578,000 632,000 946,000
20141,582,000 633,000 949,000
Low alternative projections
2004 1,401,000 586,000 814,000
20051,416,000 584,000 832,000
2006 1,429,000 585,000 844,000
20071,447,000 589,000 857,000
2008 1,470,000 596,000 874,000
20091,496,000 605,000 891,000
2010 1,522,000 614,000 909,000
20111,537,000 619,000 918,000
20121,545,000 622,000 923,000
2013 1,549,000 623,000 925,000
20141,551,000 624,000 927,000
High alternative projections
2004 1,401,000 586,000 814,000
20051,416,000 584,000 832,000
2006 1,433,000 586,000 847,000
20071,446,000 590,000 856,000
2008 1,468,000 597,000 871,000
20091,497,000 607,000 890,000
2010 1,526,000 617,000 908,000
20111,550,000 625,000 925,000
20121,570,000 631,000 939,000
2013 1,589,000 636,000 953,000
20141,606,000 640,000 966,000
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, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, "Completions Survey" (IPEDS-C), 89-99, and Fall 2000 through Fall 2003; and Degrees Conferred Model, 1977-78 through 2002-03. (This table was prepared October 2004.)

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