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Table B.1.a.-4 Number and percentage distribution of private elementary and secondary students and schools, by type of school and locale: 2007–08 (View Table B.1.a.-4 continued)
  Elementary and secondary students  
  Total   Catholic   Other religious   Non-sectarian  
Locale Estimate Standard error   Estimate Standard error   Estimate Standard error   Estimate Standard error  
  Number
Total 5,072,500 (25,850)   2,156,200 (6,090)   1,930,700 (18,380)   985,600 (17,390)  
City 2,126,200 (12,010)   990,200 (4,210)   738,000 (9,030)   398,000 (4,960)  
Large 1,178,300 (7,090)   559,000 (380)   379,900 (3,680)   239,400 (4,050)  
Midsize 464,500 (9,410)   203,000 (4,200)   179,100 (7,230)   82,500 (750)  
Small 483,400 (5,430)   228,200 (50)   179,100 (4,310)   76,100 (3,190)  
Suburban 1,987,700 (9,060)   884,000 (3,460)   724,400 (7,200)   379,300 (4,180)  
Large 1,771,100 (8,780)   805,800 (3,460)   632,700 (7,150)   332,600 (3,470)  
Midsize 132,700 (2,400)   48,600 (0)   51,600 (880)   32,500 (2,230)  
Small 84,000 (310)   29,600 (0)   40,000 (170)   14,300 (250)  
Town 350,600 (4,620)   174,700 (910)   133,200 (4,350)   42,700 (1,250)  
Fringe 109,100 (770)   56,200 (100)   42,400 (260)   10,500 (700)  
Distant 133,700 (1,380)   63,400 (910)   50,000 (850)   20,300 (600)  
Remote 107,800 (4,350)   55,100 (0)   40,800 (4,260)   11,900 (850)  
Rural 607,900 (20,560)   107,300 (3,980)   335,100 (12,660)   165,600 (15,830)  
Fringe 400,500 (14,800)   71,100 (780)   218,000 (1,690)   111,400 (14,680)  
Distant 143,800 (6,740)   25,900 (3,900)   82,800 (5,380)   35,100 (2,320)  
Remote 63,600 (11,290)   10,200 (20)   34,300 (9,880)   19,000 (5,470)  
  Percentage distribution
Total 100.0 (†)   42.5 (0.23)   38.1 (0.27)   19.4 (0.29)  
City 100.0 (†)   46.6 (0.27)   34.7 (0.28)   18.7 (0.19)  
Large 100.0 (†)   47.4 (0.28)   32.2 (0.16)   20.3 (0.24)  
Midsize 100.0 (†)   43.7 (0.78)   38.5 (0.94)   17.8 (0.29)  
Small 100.0 (†)   47.2 (0.53)   37.0 (0.61)   15.8 (0.57)  
Suburban 100.0 (†)   44.5 (0.20)   36.4 (0.26)   19.1 (0.19)  
Large 100.0 (†)   45.5 (0.22)   35.7 (0.28)   18.8 (0.18)  
Midsize 100.0 (†)   36.6 (0.66)   38.9 (0.77)   24.5 (1.28)  
Small 100.0 (†)   35.3 (0.13)   47.7 (0.18)   17.1 (0.25)  
Town 100.0 (†)   49.8 (0.66)   38.0 (0.79)   12.2 (0.35)  
Fringe 100.0 (†)   51.5 (0.34)   38.9 (0.28)   9.6 (0.58)  
Distant 100.0 (†)   47.4 (0.51)   37.4 (0.50)   15.2 (0.40)  
Remote 100.0 (†)   51.1 (2.07)   37.8 (2.49)   11.1 (0.83)  
Rural 100.0 (†)   17.6 (0.81)   55.1 (1.76)   27.2 (1.99)  
Fringe 100.0 (†)   17.8 (0.68)   54.4 (2.01)   27.8 (2.65)  
Distant 100.0 (†)   18.0 (2.41)   57.6 (2.51)   24.4 (1.63)  
Remote 100.0 (†)   16.1 (3.09)   54.0 (8.67)   30.0 (7.72)  
See notes at end of table.  
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