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Projections of Education Statistics to 2018

NCES 2009-062
September 2009


Table 4.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in grades PK–12 in public elementary and secondary schools, by region and state: Fall 2000 through fall 2018 (Table 4—Continued)

[In thousands]

Region and state Actual   Projected
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006   2007 2008 2009
                       
United States 47,204 47,672 48,183 48,540 48,795 49,113 49,299   49,470 49,623 49,788
                       
Northeast 8,222 8,250 8,297 8,292 8,271 8,240 8,258   8,141 8,055 7,969
Connecticut 562 570 570 577 577 575 575   570 564 559
Maine 207 206 204 202 199 195 194   191 188 185
Massachusetts 975 973 983 980 976 972 969   958 949 941
New Hampshire 208 207 208 207 207 206 204   201 199 198
New Jersey 1,313 1,342 1,367 1,381 1,393 1,396 1,389   1,373 1,368 1,362
New York 2,882 2,872 2,888 2,865 2,836 2,816 2,810   2,748 2,707 2,669
Pennsylvania 1,814 1,822 1,817 1,821 1,828 1,831 1,871   1,860 1,844 1,824
Rhode Island 157 158 159 159 156 153 152   148 145 142
Vermont 102 101 100 99 98 97 95   93 91 89
                       
Midwest 10,730 10,745 10,819 10,809 10,775 10,819 10,811   10,757 10,708 10,661
Illinois 2,049 2,071 2,084 2,101 2,098 2,112 2,118   2,119 2,119 2,117
Indiana 989 996 1,004 1,011 1,021 1,035 1,046   1,047 1,049 1,049
Iowa 495 486 482 481 478 483 483   482 481 480
Kansas 471 470 471 470 469 468 470   467 467 467
Michigan 1,721 1,731 1,785 1,758 1,751 1,742 1,715   1,689 1,662 1,635
Minnesota 854 851 847 843 839 839 841   836 832 830
Missouri 913 910 906 906 905 918 920   918 919 919
Nebraska 286 285 285 286 286 287 288   288 289 290
North Dakota 109 106 104 102 101 98 97   95 93 92
Ohio 1,835 1,831 1,838 1,845 1,840 1,840 1,836   1,825 1,814 1,802
South Dakota 129 128 130 126 123 122 121   120 120 119
Wisconsin 879 879 881 880 865 875 877   870 864 861
                       
South 17,007 17,237 17,471 17,673 17,892 18,103 18,289   18,527 18,744 18,962
Alabama 740 737 739 731 730 742 744   748 748 748
Arkansas 450 450 451 455 463 474 476   479 483 487
Delaware 115 116 116 118 119 121 122   124 125 125
District of Columbia 69 75 76 78 77 77 73   70 69 70
Florida 2,435 2,500 2,540 2,588 2,639 2,675 2,672   2,707 2,736 2,771
Georgia 1,445 1,471 1,496 1,523 1,553 1,598 1,629   1,671 1,705 1,735
Kentucky 666 654 661 663 675 680 683   686 690 692
Louisiana 743 731 730 728 724 655 676   667 664 661
Maryland 853 861 867 869 866 860 852   844 835 828
Mississippi 498 494 493 494 495 495 495   495 496 496
North Carolina 1,294 1,315 1,336 1,360 1,386 1,416 1,444   1,471 1,496 1,520
Oklahoma 623 622 625 626 629 635 639   641 646 649
South Carolina 677 676 694 699 704 702 703   706 707 706
Tennessee 909 925 928 937 941 954 978   987 997 1,006
Texas 4,060 4,163 4,260 4,332 4,405 4,525 4,600   4,722 4,834 4,949
Virginia 1,145 1,163 1,177 1,192 1,205 1,214 1,220   1,228 1,233 1,238
West Virginia 286 283 282 281 280 281 282   281 281 281
                       
West 11,244 11,440 11,596 11,766 11,857 11,951 11,942   12,045 12,116 12,197
Alaska 133 134 134 134 133 133 133   131 129 129
Arizona 878 922 938 1,012 1,043 1,094 1,065   1,093 1,126 1,161
California 6,141 6,248 6,354 6,414 6,442 6,437 6,407   6,432 6,431 6,435
Colorado 725 742 752 758 766 780 794   805 816 827
Hawaii 184 185 184 184 183 183 181   178 176 174
Idaho 245 247 249 252 256 262 267   273 278 283
Montana 155 152 150 148 147 145 144   144 142 142
Nevada 341 357 369 385 400 412 424   438 451 463
New Mexico 320 320 320 323 326 327 328   329 330 331
Oregon 546 551 554 551 553 552 563   564 564 565
Utah 481 485 489 496 504 508 524   544 559 573
Washington 1,005 1,009 1,015 1,021 1,020 1,032 1,027   1,028 1,026 1,026
Wyoming 90 88 88 87 85 84 85   86 86 87
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