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Status and Trends in the Education of Racial and Ethnic Minorities
NCES 2007-039
September 2007

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Table 7.5.

Percentage distribution of public elementary and secondary school students of each racial/ethnic group, by percent minority enrollment in school: 2004


Race/ethnicity Total Less than
25 percent
25-49
percent
50-74
percent
75 percent
or more
Total1 100 42 20 14 24
White 100 65 22 9 3
Black 100 9 18 21 52
Hispanic 100 8 14 19 58
Asian/Pacific Islander 100 20 24 22 34
American Indian/Alaska Native 100 25 27 18 30
1 Total includes other race/ethnicity categories not separately shown.
NOTE: Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic origin. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, The NCES Common Core of Data (CCD), "Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey," 2004–05.
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