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Projections of Education Statistics to 2018

NCES 2009-062
September 2009


Table 8.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in grades 9–12 in public elementary and secondary schools, by region and state: Fall 2000 through fall 2018 (Table 8—Continued)

[In thousands]

Region and state Actual   Projected
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006   2007 2008 2009
                       
United States 13,515 13,734 14,067 14,338 14,617 14,908 15,078   15,087 14,955 14,815
                       
Northeast 2,381 2,427 2,486 2,540 2,582 2,617 2,684   2,654 2,607 2,551
Connecticut 156 160 164 169 173 175 177   177 175 172
Maine 61 62 63 63 63 62 62   60 58 56
Massachusetts 273 274 282 288 293 297 298   295 289 285
New Hampshire 61 62 64 65 67 67 67   66 65 64
New Jersey 346 370 389 402 417 425 425   424 420 416
New York 853 855 871 886 893 906 922   902 882 860
Pennsylvania 556 567 575 586 593 603 651   651 639 621
Rhode Island 44 45 47 48 49 50 50   49 48 47
Vermont 32 32 32 32 32 32 32   31 30 29
                       
Midwest 3,207 3,228 3,284 3,307 3,337 3,393 3,415   3,405 3,362 3,309
Illinois 575 587 597 608 614 631 641   643 644 641
Indiana 286 285 290 294 301 311 316   318 316 313
Iowa 161 156 156 154 154 157 157   156 153 150
Kansas 147 148 149 148 148 147 143   144 142 140
Michigan 498 508 531 528 540 551 552   545 533 517
Minnesota 277 278 279 279 280 281 282   280 275 270
Missouri 268 267 272 274 277 283 286   286 282 277
Nebraska 91 90 90 90 91 92 92   92 90 88
North Dakota 37 36 35 34 33 33 32   32 31 30
Ohio 541 544 554 567 573 578 583   584 577 567
South Dakota 41 41 41 40 39 38 38   38 37 36
Wisconsin 285 288 290 290 287 291 292   290 284 278
                       
South 4,693 4,783 4,898 4,997 5,112 5,221 5,303   5,331 5,293 5,268
Alabama 201 202 206 206 208 212 215   216 214 212
Arkansas 132 132 132 133 135 138 140   140 139 137
Delaware 34 34 34 35 35 36 37   38 38 38
District of Columbia 15 17 17 19 20 21 20   20 20 19
Florida 675 703 731 755 782 802 805   806 786 782
Georgia 385 395 407 419 435 453 463   473 475 475
Kentucky 194 181 184 185 189 192 196   197 195 193
Louisiana 197 194 194 191 191 172 184   178 173 170
Maryland 244 250 256 263 268 271 273   270 265 260
Mississippi 134 132 132 133 134 137 139   140 139 137
North Carolina 348 359 372 386 400 413 417   421 423 422
Oklahoma 178 176 176 176 177 178 179   178 177 175
South Carolina 184 189 194 198 199 204 206   205 203 198
Tennessee 241 250 254 261 270 277 286   289 287 285
Texas 1,117 1,147 1,180 1,199 1,221 1,257 1,280   1,297 1,299 1,311
Virginia 329 337 346 355 365 372 379   380 378 373
West Virginia 85 83 82 82 83 84 84   84 83 82
                       
West 3,234 3,297 3,398 3,493 3,587 3,677 3,676   3,697 3,694 3,687
Alaska 39 39 40 40 41 42 42   41 40 39
Arizona 237 251 277 308 321 355 307   309 315 323
California 1,733 1,769 1,828 1,874 1,934 1,971 1,997   2,011 2,008 2,000
Colorado 208 213 217 221 225 230 235   235 235 234
Hawaii 52 53 53 54 54 55 55   54 53 52
Idaho 75 75 75 77 78 79 80   81 81 82
Montana 50 49 49 48 48 48 47   47 45 44
Nevada 90 94 99 105 111 116 121   126 129 132
New Mexico 95 95 96 97 98 97 98   98 97 95
Oregon 167 170 172 173 176 173 182   181 178 176
Utah 148 147 147 147 148 151 152   155 157 160
Washington 310 313 318 322 325 333 332   331 327 324
Wyoming 30 29 28 28 27 27 27   27 26 26
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