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Projections of Education Statistics to 2021

NCES 2013-008
January 2013


Table 10.  Actual and projected numbers for enrollment in grades 9–12 in public schools, by region and state: Fall 2003 through fall 2021 (Table 10—Continued)
[In thousands]
Region and state Actual   Projected
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010   2011 2012
United States 14,339 14,618 14,909 15,081 15,087 14,980 14,955 14,860   14,787 14,752
                       
Northeast 2,541 2,582 2,617 2,684 2,618 2,577 2,598 2,531   2,550 2,545
Connecticut 169 173 175 177 177 175 174 173   169 166
Maine 63 63 62 62 66 64 61 60   58 57
Massachusetts 288 293 297 298 296 292 291 289   286 285
New Hampshire 65 67 67 67 66 65 64 63   62 61
New Jersey 402 417 425 425 428 425 428 421   411 408
New York 887 894 907 922 909 898 919 866   921 933
Pennsylvania 586 593 603 651 597 581 586 584   569 562
Rhode Island 48 49 50 50 48 47 47 46   45 44
Vermont 32 32 32 32 31 31 30 29   28 27
                       
Midwest 3,307 3,337 3,394 3,415 3,411 3,370 3,310 3,260   3,213 3,187
Illinois 608 614 631 641 640 641 640 637   631 624
Indiana 294 301 311 316 317 316 316 318   316 316
Iowa 154 154 157 157 156 152 151 148   146 145
Kansas 148 148 147 143 142 140 141 141   139 140
Michigan 528 540 551 552 556 541 534 511   499 491
Minnesota 279 280 281 282 279 276 272 268   264 262
Missouri 274 277 283 286 285 282 280 276   272 272
Nebraska 90 91 92 92 91 90 89 88   88 88
North Dakota 34 33 33 32 32 31 30 30   30 30
Ohio 567 573 578 584 586 578 539 531   520 516
South Dakota 40 39 38 38 38 39 38 38   38 37
Wisconsin 290 287 291 292 289 284 279 274   269 266
                       
South 4,998 5,112 5,221 5,304 5,338 5,324 5,351 5,370   5,356 5,379
Alabama 206 208 212 215 218 218 219 222   220 220
Arkansas 133 135 138 140 139 137 136 136   137 137
Delaware 35 35 36 37 38 39 39 39   38 38
District of Columbia 19 20 21 20 23 18 18 18   17 17
Florida 755 782 802 805 811 782 784 785   783 784
Georgia 419 435 453 463 471 470 473 475   473 478
Kentucky 185 189 192 196 197 198 196 193   189 187
Louisiana 191 191 172 184 181 181 181 184   182 182
Maryland 263 268 271 273 269 267 267 264   262 259
Mississippi 133 134 137 139 141 140 141 140   136 134
North Carolina 386 400 413 417 417 430 430 432   433 434
Oklahoma 176 177 178 179 179 177 178 176   175 177
South Carolina 198 199 204 207 208 211 211 210   209 209
Tennessee 261 270 277 286 283 287 286 286   281 280
Texas 1,199 1,221 1,257 1,280 1,300 1,306 1,330 1,349   1,366 1,387
Virginia 355 365 372 379 380 381 381 380   377 375
West Virginia 82 83 84 84 84 83 82 81   80 80
                       
West 3,494 3,587 3,677 3,678 3,720 3,710 3,696 3,698   3,667 3,641
Alaska 40 41 42 42 42 41 41 40   40 39
Arizona 308 321 355 309 316 316 317 320   310 303
California 1,874 1,934 1,972 1,997 2,015 2,016 1,999 2,001   1,992 1,973
Colorado 221 225 230 235 236 238 241 242   242 242
Hawaii 54 54 55 55 54 54 53 52   51 50
Idaho 77 78 79 80 81 81 82 82   81 81
Montana 48 48 48 47 46 45 44 43   42 42
Nevada 105 111 116 122 122 125 123 130   129 128
New Mexico 97 98 97 98 99 99 99 99   98 98
Oregon 173 176 173 182 182 180 178 178   176 176
Utah 147 148 151 152 166 155 161 155   153 153
Washington 322 325 333 332 333 332 330 330   328 329
Wyoming 28 27 27 27 27 27 26 26   26 26
See notes at end of table. (Table 10—Continued)

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