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Projections of Education Statistics to 2018

NCES 2009-062
September 2009


Table 6.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in grades PK–8 in public elementary and secondary schools, by region and state: Fall 2000 through fall 2018 (Table 6—Continued)

[In thousands]

Region and state Actual   Projected
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006   2007 2008 2009
                       
United States 33,688 33,938 34,116 34,202 34,179 34,205 34,221   34,383 34,667 34,973
                       
Northeast 5,841 5,824 5,810 5,752 5,690 5,623 5,574   5,487 5,448 5,418
Connecticut 406 410 406 408 404 400 398   393 390 387
Maine 146 144 142 139 136 133 132   131 129 129
Massachusetts 703 699 701 692 682 675 671   664 660 656
New Hampshire 147 144 144 142 140 139 136   135 134 134
New Jersey 968 972 979 979 976 971 964   949 948 946
New York 2,029 2,017 2,017 1,979 1,943 1,909 1,888   1,846 1,825 1,808
Pennsylvania 1,258 1,255 1,242 1,236 1,235 1,228 1,220   1,209 1,204 1,203
Rhode Island 114 113 113 111 107 104 102   99 96 95
Vermont 70 69 68 67 66 65 64   62 61 60
                       
Midwest 7,523 7,517 7,535 7,502 7,439 7,425 7,396   7,352 7,346 7,352
Illinois 1,474 1,484 1,488 1,493 1,484 1,480 1,478   1,476 1,475 1,476
Indiana 703 711 714 717 720 724 730   730 733 736
Iowa 334 330 326 327 324 326 326   326 327 329
Kansas 323 322 322 323 321 321 326   323 325 327
Michigan 1,222 1,223 1,254 1,229 1,212 1,191 1,163   1,143 1,129 1,118
Minnesota 578 573 568 564 558 558 558   557 557 560
Missouri 645 643 635 632 629 635 634   632 637 642
Nebraska 195 195 195 195 195 195 196   197 199 201
North Dakota 72 70 69 68 67 66 64   63 63 62
Ohio 1,294 1,287 1,284 1,278 1,267 1,261 1,253   1,241 1,238 1,235
South Dakota 88 87 89 86 84 84 83   83 83 83
Wisconsin 595 592 592 590 578 584 585   581 581 582
                       
South 12,314 12,454 12,573 12,675 12,780 12,882 12,986   13,196 13,451 13,694
Alabama 539 536 533 525 522 529 529   532 534 536
Arkansas 318 318 319 322 328 336 337   339 344 349
Delaware 81 81 82 83 84 85 85   86 87 88
District of Columbia 54 58 59 59 57 56 52   50 49 51
Florida 1,760 1,797 1,809 1,832 1,858 1,873 1,867   1,901 1,950 1,990
Georgia 1,060 1,075 1,089 1,103 1,118 1,145 1,167   1,199 1,230 1,261
Kentucky 471 473 477 478 486 487 487   489 495 498
Louisiana 547 537 537 536 534 482 492   490 491 491
Maryland 609 611 610 606 597 589 579   573 570 569
Mississippi 364 362 360 361 361 358 356   356 357 358
North Carolina 945 956 964 974 986 1,003 1,027   1,050 1,073 1,098
Oklahoma 445 446 449 450 453 457 460   463 469 474
South Carolina 493 487 500 501 504 498 497   501 504 508
Tennessee 668 675 673 675 671 677 692   698 710 720
Texas 2,943 3,016 3,080 3,133 3,184 3,268 3,320   3,425 3,535 3,638
Virginia 816 826 832 837 840 841 842   847 856 865
West Virginia 201 200 200 199 198 197 198   197 198 199
                       
West 8,010 8,143 8,198 8,273 8,270 8,274 8,266   8,348 8,422 8,509
Alaska 94 95 94 94 92 91 90   90 89 90
Arizona 641 672 660 704 722 740 758   783 810 838
California 4,408 4,479 4,526 4,540 4,508 4,466 4,410   4,421 4,423 4,435
Colorado 517 529 534 536 541 550 559   570 582 594
Hawaii 132 132 131 130 129 127 126   124 123 122
Idaho 170 171 173 175 178 183 187   192 197 201
Montana 105 103 101 100 99 98 97   97 97 98
Nevada 251 262 271 281 289 296 303   312 322 331
New Mexico 225 225 224 226 228 230 230   231 233 236
Oregon 379 382 382 378 377 380 381   383 386 389
Utah 333 338 343 349 355 358 371   389 402 413
Washington 694 696 697 699 695 699 695   697 699 702
Wyoming 60 59 60 60 57 57 58   59 60 61
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