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Table 6.-Enrollment in grades K-8 in public 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 31,504 31,898 32,341 32,764 33,073 33,346 33,488 33,545 33,587 33,574
Northeast 5,486 5,568 5,659 5,729 5,774 5,820 5,841 5,827 5,816 5,784
   Connecticut 369 376 384 389 394 399 404 401 399 396
   Maine 157 156 156 156 153 151 149 146 145 144
   Massachusetts 646 659 675 688 696 705 706 703 701 698
   New Hampshire 136 139 142 144 145 147 147 145 145 145
   New Jersey 844 862 880 903 921 936 954 957 960 958
   New York 1,921 1,949 1,980 2,000 2,011 2,028 2,034 2,034 2,030 2,018
   Pennsylvania 1,233 1,244 1,257 1,264 1,266 1,267 1,262 1,258 1,253 1,245
   Rhode Island 107 108 110 110 112 112 114 112 111 110
   Vermont 75 76 75 75 74 73 72 72 71 71
Midwest 7,348 7,387 7,448 7,504 7,554 7,565 7,551 7,520 7,509 7,493
   Illinois 1,356 1,368 1,390 1,412 1,438 1,452 1,462 1,472 1,473 1,475
   Indiana 679 679 684 689 693 697 699 704 708 709
   Iowa 348 346 344 342 338 337 336 333 333 332
   Kansas 330 329 329 328 328 327 326 324 324 323
   Michigan 1,160 1,170 1,192 1,212 1,236 1,245 1,245 1,224 1,221 1,217
   Minnesota 577 581 586 589 588 587 580 575 573 570
   Missouri 622 628 636 643 650 651 649 646 646 645
   Nebraska 203 203 203 203 202 200 197 196 196 196
   North Dakota 84 83 82 82 80 77 75 74 74 73
   Ohio 1,290 1,295 1,297 1,299 1,299 1,301 1,296 1,289 1,284 1,278
   South Dakota 102 102 101 99 98 91 90 89 89 89
   Wisconsin 596 601 603 605 604 601 596 592 589 587
South 11,440 11,604 11,772 11,911 12,022 12,127 12,191 12,245 12,259 12,264
   Alabama 536 535 539 540 541 542 539 544 544 545
   Arkansas 318 319 322 324 322 319 318 318 318 317
   Delaware 77 77 77 78 79 80 80 81 81 81
   District of Columbia 61 62 62 61 60 57 60 59 59 59
   Florida 1,515 1,570 1,614 1,653 1,680 1,704 1,725 1,721 1,718 1,711
   Georgia 910 935 966 991 1,011 1,029 1,044 1,059 1,067 1,074
   Kentucky 467 467 468 466 474 464 459 459 457 455
   Louisiana 587 584 580 575 564 558 548 550 546 543
   Maryland 569 581 590 597 602 607 607 612 613 612
   Mississippi 369 367 366 364 365 365 365 370 371 372
   North Carolina 828 847 871 886 906 921 935 941 943 942
   Oklahoma 441 443 446 445 445 448 447 435 431 428
   South Carolina 467 469 463 468 473 478 484 477 476 474
   Tennessee 630 641 651 657 653 665 664 672 675 678
   Texas 2,681 2,721 2,757 2,800 2,832 2,868 2,896 2,913 2,920 2,931
   Virginia 767 774 788 796 807 815 817 832 838 842
   West Virginia 216 213 211 209 207 206 203 201 200 199
West 7,230 7,340 7,462 7,620 7,723 7,834 7,904 7,953 8,003 8,033
   Alaska 94 94 93 94 96 97 96 97 97 98
   Arizona 526 543 549 588 596 623 624 634 641 645
   California 3,903 3,956 4,041 4,129 4,196 4,270 4,337 4,349 4,375 4,386
   Colorado 460 470 479 487 494 501 507 510 513 515
   Hawaii 132 134 136 136 136 135 133 136 137 138
   Idaho 167 169 170 169 169 169 169 174 176 178
   Montana 117 117 116 115 112 110 107 108 108 109
   Nevada 175 185 196 208 219 229 240 244 249 252
   New Mexico 226 229 229 230 236 232 229 233 236 238
   Oregon 368 372 376 380 381 380 378 378 378 378
   Utah 330 328 328 328 329 329 329 332 335 336
   Washington 660 673 680 687 694 696 695 695 697 698
   Wyoming 71 70 69 67 66 64 62 62 62 62

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