|Figure 17. Actual and projected numbers for fall enrollment in all degree-granting institutions, by age group: Fall 1994, fall 2008, and fall 2019|
NOTE: Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Data by age are based
on the distribution by age from the Census Bureau. Mean absolute percentage errors of selected
education statistics can be found in table A-2, appendix A.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, “Fall Enrollment Survey” (IPEDS-EF:94) and Spring 2009; Enrollment in Degree-Granting Institutions Model, 1973–2008; and U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Reports, “Social and Economic Characteristics of Students,” various years. (This figure was prepared April 2010.)