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Education in States and Nations: 1991

(ESN) Table 15d: Number of public and private higher education institutions, number of students enrolled, and average number of students per institution, by level and state: 1991-1992

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                      Number of                                Average number
             higher education institutions         Students       of students
             -----------------------------       enrolled in   per institution
                  Non                       higher education         of higher
State       university  University   Total     (in thousands)       education
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Alabama             50        36        86        224                 2,609
Alaska               1         6         7         31                 4,429
Arizona             21        18        39        273                 7,000
Arkansas            15        20        35         94                 2,686
California         140       178       318      2,024                 6,365
Colorado            25        34        59        235                 3,985
Connecticut         19        26        45        166                 3,689
Delaware             3         7        10         43                 4,299
District of Columbia 0        17        17         78                 4,588
Florida             45        59       104        612                 5,885
Georgia             61        50       111        277                 2,495
Hawaii               7        10        17         57                 3,371
Idaho                4         7        11         55                 5,036
Illinois            65       102       167        753                 4,509
Indiana             25        54        79        290                 3,671
Iowa                23        38        61        171                 2,804
Kansas              22        29        51        168                 3,294
Kentucky            30        34        64        188                 2,938
Louisiana           10        26        36        197                 5,472
Maine               11        20        31         57                 1,844
Maryland            22        34        56        268                 4,784
Massachusetts       30        86       116        419                 3,612
Michigan            37        64       101        568                 5,624
Minnesota           37        44        81        255                 3,148
Mississippi         25        21        46        125                 2,725
Missouri            26        67        93        297                 3,194
Montana             10         9        19         38                 1,991
Nebraska            14        22        36        114                 3,167
Nevada               6         3         9         63                 6,963
New Hampshire       11        18        29         64                 2,197
New Jersey          24        36        60        335                 5,583
New Mexico          18        12        30         94                 3,133
New York            95       226       321      1,056                 3,290
North Carolina      69        53       122        372                 3,049
North Dakota        10        10        20         39                 1,937
Ohio                67        92       159        569                 3,579
Oklahoma            21        26        47        184                 3,915
Oregon              14        32        46        167                 3,630
Pennsylvania        76       145       221        620                 2,805
Rhode Island         1        11        12         79                 6,593
South Carolina      27        34        61        165                 2,705
South Dakota         2        17        19         36                 1,912
Tennessee           29        52        81        238                 2,938
Texas               78        97       175        917                 5,240
Utah                 8         7        15        130                 8,667
Vermont              4        18        22         37                 1,702
Virginia            35        48        83        356                 4,289
Washington          33        28        61        275                 4,508
West Virginia        6        22        28         89                 3,164
Wisconsin           23        42        65        309                 4,754
Wyoming              8         1         9         32                 3,569
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NOTE: See Glossary for definitions of university and non-university institutions.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics 1993, Table 192; Digest of Education Statistics, 1992, Table 227; Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, Institutional Characteristics, 1992-93.



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