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Table 4.-Enrollment in grades K-12 in public elementary and secondary schools, by region and state, with projections: Fall 1993 to fall 2011
(In thousands)
Region and state Actual Projected
1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
United States 43,465 44,111 44,840 45,611 46,127 46,539 46,857 47,051 47,213 47,358
Northeast 7,654 7,760 7,894 8,006 8,085 8,145 8,196 8,218 8,248 8,264
   Connecticut 496 507 518 527 535 545 554 555 558 558
   Maine 217 213 214 214 213 211 209 208 207 205
   Massachusetts 878 894 915 934 949 962 971 974 980 983
   New Hampshire 185 189 194 198 202 205 207 206 207 208
   New Jersey 1,151 1,174 1,197 1,228 1,250 1,269 1,289 1,298 1,310 1,320
   New York 2,734 2,766 2,813 2,843 2,862 2,877 2,888 2,899 2,909 2,914
   Pennsylvania 1,744 1,765 1,788 1,804 1,815 1,816 1,817 1,818 1,817 1,817
   Rhode Island 146 147 150 151 153 155 156 155 155 155
   Vermont 103 105 106 106 106 105 105 105 104 103
Midwest 10,289 10,386 10,512 10,638 10,704 10,722 10,726 10,702 10,695 10,685
   Illinois 1,893 1,916 1,944 1,973 1,998 2,012 2,028 2,049 2,061 2,069
   Indiana 966 969 977 983 987 989 989 991 993 995
   Iowa 499 500 502 503 501 498 497 494 492 490
   Kansas 458 461 463 466 469 472 472 470 468 466
   Michigan 1,599 1,615 1,641 1,686 1,703 1,720 1,726 1,703 1,702 1,699
   Minnesota 810 822 835 847 854 856 854 850 848 844
   Missouri 866 879 890 901 911 913 914 914 914 914
   Nebraska 285 287 290 292 293 291 288 287 286 285
   North Dakota 119 119 119 120 119 115 113 111 110 108
   Ohio 1,807 1,814 1,836 1,845 1,847 1,842 1,837 1,827 1,820 1,816
   South Dakota 143 143 145 143 142 132 131 130 128 127
   Wisconsin 844 861 870 879 882 880 878 875 873 872
South 15,591 15,851 16,118 16,373 16,563 16,713 16,842 16,939 16,990 17,044
   Alabama 734 737 746 748 749 748 741 743 743 742
   Arkansas 444 448 453 457 456 452 451 451 449 447
   Delaware 106 107 108 111 112 113 113 114 114 115
   District of Columbia 81 80 80 79 77 72 77 77 77 77
   Florida 2,041 2,111 2,176 2,242 2,294 2,338 2,381 2,396 2,411 2,421
   Georgia 1,235 1,271 1,311 1,347 1,376 1,401 1,423 1,444 1,459 1,474
   Kentucky 655 658 660 656 669 656 648 647 643 641
   Louisiana 801 798 797 793 777 769 757 758 750 744
   Maryland 773 791 806 819 831 842 847 858 863 867
   Mississippi 506 506 506 504 505 502 501 504 502 502
   North Carolina 1,133 1,157 1,183 1,210 1,236 1,255 1,276 1,289 1,298 1,307
   Oklahoma 604 610 616 621 624 628 627 614 607 601
   South Carolina 644 649 646 653 659 665 667 659 661 661
   Tennessee 867 881 894 905 893 905 916 925 928 931
   Texas 3,608 3,677 3,748 3,829 3,892 3,945 3,992 4,022 4,038 4,061
   Virginia 1,045 1,061 1,080 1,096 1,111 1,124 1,134 1,153 1,163 1,172
   West Virginia 314 311 307 304 301 298 292 287 284 282
West 9,931 10,114 10,316 10,594 10,775 10,959 11,094 11,193 11,280 11,364
   Alaska 126 127 128 130 132 135 134 136 138 139
   Arizona 709 737 744 799 814 848 853 870 881 893
   California 5,327 5,407 5,536 5,686 5,804 5,926 6,039 6,085 6,141 6,192
   Colorado 625 641 656 673 687 699 708 715 721 726
   Hawaii 180 184 187 188 190 188 186 188 189 190
   Idaho 237 240 243 245 244 245 245 249 250 252
   Montana 163 164 166 165 162 160 158 158 157 157
   Nevada 236 251 265 282 297 311 326 334 343 352
   New Mexico 322 327 330 333 332 329 324 331 332 334
   Oregon 517 522 528 538 541 543 545 546 545 545
   Utah 471 475 477 482 483 481 480 481 480 482
   Washington 916 938 957 975 991 998 1,004 1,008 1,010 1,012
   Wyoming 101 100 100 99 97 95 92 92 91 90

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