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Projections of Education Statistics to 2020

NCES 2011-026
September 2011


Figure 17.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in all postsecondary degree-granting institutions, by age group: Fall 1995, fall 2009, and fall 2020
 
Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in all postsecondary degree-granting institutions, by age group: Fall 1995, fall 2009, and fall 2020
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:95) and Spring 2010; Enrollment in Degree-Granting Institutions Model, 1980–2009; and U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Reports, “Social and Economic Characteristics of Students,” various years. (This figure was prepared March 2011.)
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