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Projections of Education Statistics to 2018

NCES 2009-062
September 2009


Table A-25.  Percentage distribution of full-time and part-time newly hired teachers, by age and control of school Selected years, 1987–88 through 2003–04

Control of school and school year Age distribution
Total Less than 25 years 25-29 years 30-39 years 40-49 years 50-59 years 60-64 years 65 years or more
                 
Public                
1987–88 100 18 24 33 21 4 # #
1990–91 100 17 24 31 21 6 1 #
1993–94 100 16 29 25 25 5 1 #
1999–2000 100 24 23 22 19 11 1 1
2003–04 100 24 19 25 16 13 1 1
                 
Private                
1987–88 100 17 23 32 18 5 3 2
1990–91 100 16 26 29 21 6 1 1
1993–94 100 19 24 25 23 7 1 1
1999–2000 100 19 17 24 22 14 3 1
2003–04 100 17 16 23 23 15 4 2
# Rounds to zero.
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS), "Public School Teacher Questionnaire," 1987–88 through 2003–04 and "Private School Teacher Questionnaire," 1987–88 through 2003–04; and unpublished tabulations. (This table was prepared February 2009.)

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