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Digest of Education Statistics: 2009
Digest of Education Statistics: 2009

NCES 2010-013
April 2010

List of Figures


Chapter 1. All Levels of Education

Figure 1.The structure of education in the United States
Figure 2.Enrollment, total expenditures in constant dollars, and expenditures as a percentage of the gross domestic product (GDP), by level of education: Selected years, 196566 through 200809
Figure 3.Percentage of persons 25 years old and over, by highest level of educational attainment: Selected years, 1940 through 2009
Figure 4.Percentage of persons 25 through 29 years old, by highest level of educational attainment: Selected years, 1940 through 2009
Figure 5.Highest level of education attained by persons 25 years old and over: March 2009

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Chapter 2. Elementary and Secondary Education

Figure 6.Enrollment, number of teachers, pupil/teacher ratio, and expenditures in public schools: 1960-61 through 200708
Figure 7.Total and full-day preprimary enrollment of 3- to 5-year-olds: October 1970 through October 2008
Figure 8.Percentage change in public elementary and secondary enrollment, by state: Fall 2000 to fall 2007
Figure 9.Percentage of revenue for public elementary and secondary schools, by source of funds: 197071 through 200607
Figure 10.Current expenditure per pupil in fall enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools: 197071 through 200607

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Chapter 3. Postsecondary Education

Figure 11.Enrollment, degrees conferred, and expenditures in degree-granting institutions: 1960-61 through 200708
Figure 12.Percentage change in total enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by state: Fall 2000 through fall 2007
Figure 13.Enrollment in degree-granting institutions, by age: Fall 1970 through fall 2018
Figure 14.Full-time equivalent (FTE) students per staff member in public and private degree-granting institutions, by type of staff: 1976 and 2007
Figure 15.Bachelor's degrees conferred by degree-granting institutions in selected fields of study: 199798, 200203, and 200708
Figure 16.Percentage distribution of total revenues of public degree-granting institutions, by source of funds: 200607
Figure 17.Percentage distribution of total revenues of private not-for-profit degree-granting institutions, by source of funds: 200607

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Chapter 4. Federal Programs for Education and Related Activities

Figure 18.Federal on-budget funds for education, by level or other educational purpose: Selected years, 1965 through 2009
Figure 19.Percentage of federal on-budget funds for education, by agency: Fiscal year 2008
Figure 20.Department of Education outlays, by type of recipient: Fiscal year 2009

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Chapter 5. Outcomes of Education

Figure 21.Labor force participation rate of persons 20 to 64 years old, by age group and highest level of education: 2008
Figure 22.Unemployment rates of persons 25 years old and over, by highest level of education: 2008
Figure 23.Labor force status of 200708 high school dropouts and completers not enrolled in college: October 2008
Figure 24.Median annual earnings of persons 25 years old and over, by highest level of education and sex: 2008
Figure 25.Average salaries of bachelor's degree recipients 1 year after graduation, by field: 1991, 1994, and 2001

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Chapter 6. International Comparisons of Education

Figure 26.Percentage change in enrollment, by selected areas of the world and level of education: 2000 to 2007
Figure 27.Bachelor's degree recipients as a percentage of the population of the typical ages of graduation, by country: 2006
Figure 28.Public direct expenditures on education as a percentage of the gross domestic product (GDP), by country: 2006

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Chapter 7. Libraries and Educational Technology

Figure 29.Percentage of all public schools and instructional rooms with internet access: Selected years, Fall 1994 through fall 2005

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