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Projections of Education Statistics to 2021

NCES 2013-008
January 2013


Table 6.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in grades PK–12 in public elementary and secondary schools, by region and state: Fall 2003 through fall 2021 (Table 6—Continued)
[In thousands]
Region and state Actual   Projected
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010   2011 2012
United States 48,540 48,795 49,113 49,316 49,293 49,266 49,373 49,484   49,636 49,828
                       
Northeast 8,292 8,271 8,240 8,258 8,122 8,053 8,093 8,071   8,110 8,104
Connecticut 577 577 575 575 571 567 564 561   554 549
Maine 202 199 195 194 196 193 189 189   187 186
Massachusetts 980 976 972 969 963 959 957 956   951 947
New Hampshire 207 207 206 204 201 198 197 195   193 191
New Jersey 1,381 1,393 1,396 1,389 1,382 1,381 1,396 1,403   1,384 1,380
New York 2,865 2,836 2,816 2,810 2,765 2,741 2,766 2,735   2,817 2,824
Pennsylvania 1,821 1,828 1,831 1,871 1,802 1,775 1,786 1,793   1,788 1,790
Rhode Island 159 156 153 152 148 145 145 144   142 142
Vermont 99 98 97 95 94 94 92 97   96 95
                       
Midwest 10,809 10,775 10,819 10,819 10,770 10,743 10,672 10,610   10,581 10,575
Illinois 2,101 2,098 2,112 2,118 2,113 2,120 2,104 2,092   2,089 2,084
Indiana 1,011 1,021 1,035 1,046 1,047 1,046 1,047 1,047   1,047 1,049
Iowa 481 478 483 483 485 488 492 496   495 495
Kansas 470 469 468 470 468 471 474 484   484 487
Michigan 1,758 1,751 1,742 1,723 1,693 1,660 1,649 1,587   1,569 1,557
Minnesota 843 839 839 841 838 836 837 838   843 850
Missouri 906 905 918 920 917 918 918 919   917 918
Nebraska 286 286 287 288 291 293 295 299   301 304
North Dakota 102 101 98 97 95 95 95 96   97 98
Ohio 1,845 1,840 1,840 1,837 1,827 1,817 1,764 1,754   1,741 1,735
South Dakota 126 123 122 121 122 126 124 126   126 127
Wisconsin 880 865 875 877 875 874 872 872   871 873
                       
South 17,673 17,892 18,103 18,294 18,425 18,491 18,652 18,805   18,896 19,028
Alabama 731 730 742 744 745 746 749 756   755 754
Arkansas 455 463 474 476 479 479 481 482   483 485
Delaware 118 119 121 122 123 125 127 129   130 131
District of Columbia 78 77 77 73 78 69 69 71   69 68
Florida 2,588 2,639 2,675 2,672 2,667 2,631 2,635 2,643   2,648 2,664
Georgia 1,523 1,553 1,598 1,629 1,650 1,656 1,668 1,677   1,684 1,697
Kentucky 663 675 680 683 666 670 680 673   670 669
Louisiana 728 724 655 676 681 685 691 697   697 699
Maryland 869 866 860 852 846 844 848 852   855 860
Mississippi 494 495 495 495 494 492 492 491   486 485
North Carolina 1,360 1,386 1,416 1,444 1,489 1,489 1,483 1,491   1,490 1,492
Oklahoma 626 629 635 639 642 645 655 660   662 667
South Carolina 699 704 702 708 712 718 723 726   729 732
Tennessee 937 941 954 978 964 972 973 987   986 988
Texas 4,332 4,405 4,525 4,600 4,675 4,752 4,850 4,936   5,013 5,094
Virginia 1,192 1,205 1,214 1,220 1,231 1,236 1,245 1,251   1,256 1,263
West Virginia 281 280 281 282 283 283 283 283   281 280
                       
West 11,766 11,857 11,951 11,945 11,976 11,979 11,956 11,998   12,049 12,121
Alaska 134 133 133 133 131 131 132 132   133 134
Arizona 1,012 1,043 1,094 1,068 1,087 1,088 1,078 1,072   1,076 1,085
California 6,414 6,442 6,437 6,407 6,343 6,323 6,263 6,301   6,320 6,347
Colorado 758 766 780 794 802 818 832 843   852 861
Hawaii 184 183 183 181 180 179 180 180   179 179
Idaho 252 256 262 267 272 275 276 276   277 279
Montana 148 147 145 144 143 142 142 142   142 142
Nevada 385 400 412 425 429 433 429 437   440 444
New Mexico 323 326 327 328 329 330 334 338   340 344
Oregon 551 553 552 563 566 575 583 571   574 577
Utah 496 504 508 523 576 560 583 574   576 580
Washington 1,021 1,020 1,032 1,027 1,030 1,037 1,035 1,044   1,049 1,058
Wyoming 87 85 84 85 86 87 88 89   90 91
See notes at end of table. (Table 6—Continued)

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