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Percentage distribution of public elementary and secondary school enrollment, by  race/ethnicity:  Selected years, 1986 to 2002 -- Status and Trends in the Education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
 
Indicator 2.1: Elementary and Secondary School Enrollment

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Table 2.1a. Percentage distribution of public elementary and secondary school enrollment, by race/ethnicity: Selected years, 1986 to 2002
Year White, non-Hispanic Total minority1 Black, non-Hispanic Hispanic Asian/
Pacific Islander
American Indian/
Alaska Native
1986 70.4 29.6 16.1 9.9 2.8 0.9
1991 67.4 32.6 16.4 11.8 3.4 1.0
1993 66.1 34.0 16.6 12.7 3.6 1.1
1994 65.6 34.4 16.7 13.0 3.6 1.1
1995 64.8 35.1 16.8 13.5 3.7 1.1
1996 64.2 35.8 16.9 14.0 3.8 1.1
1997 63.5 36.5 17.0 14.4 3.9 1.2
1998 62.9 37.1 17.1 15.0 3.9 1.1
1999 62.1 37.9 17.2 15.6 4.0 1.2
2000 61.2 38.8 17.2 16.3 4.1 1.2
2001 60.3 39.7 17.2 17.1 4.2 1.2
2002 59.2 40.9 17.1 18.1 4.4 1.2
1Total minority represents persons of all race/ethnicities other than White, non-Hispanic.
NOTE: Figures do not include students enrolled in Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) schools. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, "1986 State Summaries of Elementary and Secondary School Civil Rights Survey"; and National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey," 1991-92 to 2002-03.

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