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Table 33. Percentage of high school seniors who participated in various afterschool activities, by type of activity and sex: Selected years, 1990 through 2009
 
Year and sex Newspaper/
yearbook
Music/
performing
arts
Athletic
teams
Academic
clubs
Student
council/
government
Other
school clubs/
activities
Total            
1990 9.3 22.0 35.9 13.3 11.0 34.6
1995 10.4 23.3 37.2 13.3 10.4 31.8
2000 11.0 27.6 37.0 17.1 10.9 33.1
2001 10.0 25.3 38.6 15.3 10.8 34.7
2002 9.3 26.7 36.0 12.4 11.8 34.0
2003 11.1 25.6 37.6 11.9 10.2 31.0
2004 11.0 25.1 39.7 13.4 9.8 30.6
2005 10.6 24.5 38.6 12.8 10.5 33.3
2006 10.0 26.7 37.9 14.0 9.1 32.5
2007 9.1 25.7 35.7 14.5 9.2 32.5
2008 9.1 25.8 37.7 12.2 9.3 32.9
2009 8.7 23.9 38.4 14.0 9.6 31.8
             
Male            
1990 6.3 16.5 43.2 11.7 8.9 28.2
1995 7.5 17.0 44.2 9.4 6.9 23.8
2000 6.6 22.2 45.7 15.2 7.5 24.7
2001 6.3 19.3 45.3 11.8 8.1 26.4
2002 6.5 21.9 40.6 10.8 8.4 22.9
2003 7.2 18.9 43.8 8.8 7.8 22.7
2004 6.5 19.2 45.7 9.8 6.7 21.3
2005 6.2 18.2 42.9 10.3 6.7 24.8
2006 4.8 20.5 41.6 10.4 5.5 24.1
2007 4.4 21.1 40.1 10.1 6.5 25.3
2008 5.7 21.5 43.4 8.1 7.3 26.6
2009 5.8 17.8 46.0 11.6 5.9 23.6
             
Female            
1990 12.7 28.8 27.9 15.3 13.6 42.1
1995 13.2 29.3 31.6 16.4 13.4 39.6
2000 15.0 32.5 30.1 20.2 14.3 41.7
2001 12.9 30.8 32.1 19.2 13.3 43.5
2002 12.1 31.4 32.6 13.6 14.8 44.9
2003 15.4 32.1 31.3 15.0 12.8 39.1
2004 15.1 30.6 35.0 16.7 12.9 39.3
2005 14.9 30.4 34.0 15.7 14.3 41.9
2006 15.0 33.3 34.0 17.6 12.8 41.0
2007 12.9 29.2 31.5 18.1 11.6 39.5
2008 11.8 29.9 32.4 15.7 10.5 37.4
2009 11.3 30.0 31.4 16.5 13.1 40.0
NOTE: Percentages reflect the proportion of seniors who responded that they participated in these activities "to a considerable extent" or "to a great extent." The response rates for this survey do not meet National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) standards. For more information on Monitoring the Future, see Appendix A: Technical Note and Guide to Sources.
SOURCE: University of Michigan, Institute for Social Research, Monitoring the Future, selected years, 1990–2009.

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