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Percentage distribution of 12th-grade SAT test-taking population, by race/ethnicity: 1996 to 2004 -- Status and Trends in the Education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
 
Indicator 4.9: Student Performance on College Entrance Examinations

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Table A-4.9. Percentage distribution of 12th-grade SAT test-taking population, by race/ethnicity: 1996 to 2004
Race/ethnicity 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
   Total1 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
White 69 68 67 67 66 66 65 64 63
Black 11 11 11 11 11 11 11 12 12
Mexican American 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5
Puerto Rican 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Other Hispanic/Latino 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4
Asian/Pacific Islander 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 10
American Indian/Alaska Native 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
1 Includes other race/ethnicity categories not separately shown.
NOTE: Test-takers were asked to self-identify a single racial/ethnic group.
SOURCE: College Entrance Examination Board, News 2002-2003, Table 1 and Table 9.

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