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Projections of Education Statistics to 2021

NCES 2013-008
January 2013


Figure 7.  Actual and projected numbers for public high school graduates, by race/ethnicity: School years 199697 through 202122
 
Actual and projected numbers for public high school graduates, by race/ethnicity: School years 199697 through 202122
NOTE: The historical racial/ethnic time series were constructed using racial/ethnic high school graduate data at the state level. In some instances, high school graduate data by race/ethnicity had to be imputed. Further, in some instances, the racial/ethnic data had to be adjusted in order for them to sum to the state total for high school graduates. For additional information, see the High School Graduates section A.2 in appendix A. Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. 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, Common Core of Data (CCD), "State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary/Secondary Education," 199798 through 200910; and National Public Elementary and Secondary High School Graduates by Race/Ethnicity Model, 199596 through 200910. (This figure was prepared February 2012.)
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