Figure 1. Percentage distribution of student enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools, by race/ethnicity: Fall 2012, fall 2022, and fall 2031
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1 Includes imputations for nonreported prekindergarten enrollment in California and Oregon.

2 Data for fall 2031 are projected based on historical enrollment data through fall 2021 only.

NOTE: Data are for the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Projections in this figure were calculated after the onset of the coronavirus pandemic and take into account the expected impacts of the pandemic. Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. Figures are plotted based on unrounded data. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding in the data labels.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), “State Nonfiscal Survey of Public Elementary and Secondary Education,” 2012–13 and 2022–23; and National Elementary and Secondary Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Projection Model, through 2031. See Digest of Education Statistics 2023, table 203.50.