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Table 334.30. Total expenditures of private nonprofit degree-granting postsecondary institutions, by purpose and level of institution: Selected years, 1999-2000 through 2015-16
Level of institution and year Total Instruction Research Public service Academic support Student services Institutional support Auxiliary enterprises1 Net grant aid to students2 Hospitals Independent operations Other
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
  In thousands of current dollars
All levels                        
1999-2000 $80,613,037 $26,012,599 $8,381,926 $1,446,958 $6,510,951 $5,688,499 $10,585,850 $8,300,021 $1,180,882 $7,355,110 $2,753,679 $2,396,563
2002-03 99,748,076 32,062,218 11,079,532 1,878,380 8,156,688 7,096,223 13,157,744 9,936,478 1,173,845 7,586,208 3,879,736 3,741,024
2003-04 104,317,870 33,909,179 12,039,531 1,972,351 8,759,743 7,544,021 13,951,408 10,508,719 1,101,738 8,374,128 4,222,980 1,934,070
2004-05 110,394,127 36,258,473 12,812,857 2,000,437 9,342,064 8,191,737 14,690,328 10,944,342 1,069,591 9,180,775 4,223,779 1,679,741
2005-06 116,817,913 38,465,058 13,242,343 1,941,519 10,217,274 8,965,704 15,667,101 11,741,258 708,158 9,645,428 4,203,523 2,020,548
                         
2006-07 124,557,725 41,223,483 13,704,450 2,036,588 10,882,028 9,591,334 16,831,353 12,451,087 728,139 10,400,055 4,680,393 2,028,816
2007-08 133,503,539 44,226,329 14,474,367 2,182,676 11,884,345 10,363,476 18,364,513 13,319,602 721,487 10,754,966 4,887,609 2,324,170
2008-09 141,363,564 46,456,178 15,264,804 2,298,520 12,585,948 11,016,097 19,403,346 13,713,701 754,752 11,930,840 5,158,480 2,780,898
2009-10 145,115,244 47,566,210 16,221,823 2,090,243 12,953,023 11,422,737 19,438,608 13,890,396 826,379 13,174,405 5,154,851 2,376,569
2010-11 152,501,429 49,759,574 17,362,082 2,255,075 13,601,137 12,198,263 20,214,683 14,460,084 759,683 14,239,347 5,376,016 2,275,486
                         
2011-12 159,831,378 52,163,647 17,483,157 2,333,298 14,215,689 12,881,102 21,175,119 14,948,315 845,525 15,474,737 5,450,038 2,860,752
2012-13 165,515,671 54,296,267 17,597,379 2,317,116 14,924,886 13,692,561 21,766,760 15,349,949 844,435 16,726,819 5,437,783 2,561,716
2013-14 172,529,736 56,711,775 17,736,647 2,459,956 15,454,493 14,555,421 22,623,170 15,984,991 867,482 17,377,766 5,693,990 3,064,047
2014-15 181,419,541 58,769,788 18,310,027 2,636,019 15,557,155 15,421,897 23,845,927 16,358,009 887,495 20,529,450 6,063,555 3,040,219
2015-16 188,698,325 60,202,537 18,384,325 2,729,863 16,008,995 16,043,733 24,829,201 16,717,507 917,639 21,267,887 6,209,651 5,386,987
                         
4-year                        
1999-2000 79,699,659 25,744,199 8,376,568 1,438,544 6,476,338 5,590,978 10,398,914 8,228,409 1,162,570 7,355,110 2,752,019 2,176,011
2002-03 99,137,236 31,866,310 11,079,332 1,871,274 8,122,181 7,014,149 12,996,836 9,876,937 1,161,441 7,586,208 3,854,471 3,708,098
2003-04 103,733,257 33,712,542 12,039,080 1,964,898 8,726,505 7,466,472 13,774,084 10,464,984 1,084,880 8,374,128 4,221,611 1,904,075
2004-05 109,789,731 36,051,084 12,812,326 1,993,767 9,307,600 8,101,214 14,516,197 10,899,456 1,051,216 9,180,775 4,223,779 1,652,317
2005-06 116,247,359 38,249,125 13,241,769 1,931,804 10,177,381 8,894,330 15,524,004 11,696,510 699,462 9,645,428 4,203,523 1,984,024
                         
2006-07 124,061,478 41,056,590 13,703,502 2,028,364 10,850,270 9,522,535 16,693,987 12,414,609 714,398 10,400,055 4,680,393 1,996,775
2007-08 132,967,352 44,041,162 14,473,394 2,176,695 11,847,922 10,286,780 18,216,170 13,281,694 711,903 10,754,966 4,887,609 2,289,058
2008-09 140,866,945 46,289,898 15,264,459 2,294,909 12,544,436 10,947,638 19,261,017 13,676,329 747,586 11,930,840 5,158,480 2,751,352
2009-10 144,624,598 47,400,673 16,221,238 2,085,201 12,910,113 11,353,608 19,303,251 13,855,994 819,196 13,174,405 5,154,851 2,346,068
2010-11 151,878,613 49,550,398 17,361,796 2,252,726 13,547,801 12,111,973 20,048,321 14,430,101 758,318 14,239,347 5,376,016 2,201,817
                         
2011-12 159,245,924 51,959,761 17,482,484 2,331,249 14,164,326 12,795,619 21,024,665 14,924,702 843,453 15,474,737 5,450,038 2,794,891
2012-13 165,015,452 54,115,153 17,597,050 2,315,345 14,885,715 13,624,969 21,628,217 15,323,444 839,753 16,726,819 5,437,783 2,521,204
2013-14 171,974,051 56,513,597 17,736,254 2,458,223 15,405,771 14,462,852 22,499,365 15,953,094 863,119 17,377,766 5,693,990 3,010,020
2014-15 180,583,663 58,497,366 18,309,351 2,633,736 15,460,861 15,226,681 23,669,210 16,323,295 883,309 20,529,450 6,063,555 2,986,850
2015-16 187,837,898 59,934,134 18,383,358 2,727,534 15,904,273 15,829,324 24,653,787 16,677,847 914,093 21,267,887 6,209,651 5,336,009
                         
2-year                        
1999-2000 913,378 268,400 5,358 8,415 34,612 97,521 186,936 71,612 18,311 0 1,660 220,553
2002-03 610,840 195,909 200 7,106 34,506 82,074 160,908 59,541 12,404 0 25,265 32,926
2003-04 584,612 196,637 451 7,453 33,238 77,549 177,324 43,735 16,859 0 1,369 29,995
2004-05 604,395 207,389 532 6,670 34,464 90,523 174,131 44,886 18,375 0 0 27,425
2005-06 570,554 215,934 574 9,715 39,893 71,374 143,096 44,748 8,696 0 0 36,524
                         
2006-07 496,247 166,893 947 8,224 31,758 68,799 137,366 36,478 13,741 0 0 32,041
2007-08 536,187 185,167 973 5,982 36,423 76,696 148,343 37,908 9,584 0 0 35,112
2008-09 496,620 166,280 345 3,612 41,511 68,459 142,330 37,372 7,165 0 0 29,546
2009-10 490,645 165,538 585 5,041 42,909 69,129 135,357 34,402 7,183 0 0 30,502
2010-11 622,815 209,176 285 2,349 53,336 86,290 166,362 29,983 1,365 0 0 73,669
                         
2011-12 585,454 203,885 673 2,049 51,363 85,483 150,455 23,613 2,072 0 0 65,861
2012-13 500,218 181,113 329 1,771 39,171 67,591 138,543 26,505 4,682 0 0 40,512
2013-14 555,685 198,178 393 1,732 48,722 92,569 123,804 31,897 4,364 0 0 54,027
2014-15 835,878 272,422 677 2,283 96,294 195,216 176,718 34,714 4,186 0 0 53,369
2015-16 860,427 268,402 967 2,329 104,722 214,409 175,414 39,660 3,546 0 0 50,978
  Percentage distribution
All levels                        
1999-2000 100.00 32.27 10.40 1.79 8.08 7.06 13.13 10.30 1.46 9.12 3.42 2.97
2002-03 100.00 32.14 11.11 1.88 8.18 7.11 13.19 9.96 1.18 7.61 3.89 3.75
2003-04 100.00 32.51 11.54 1.89 8.40 7.23 13.37 10.07 1.06 8.03 4.05 1.85
2004-05 100.00 32.84 11.61 1.81 8.46 7.42 13.31 9.91 0.97 8.32 3.83 1.52
2005-06 100.00 32.93 11.34 1.66 8.75 7.67 13.41 10.05 0.61 8.26 3.60 1.73
                         
2006-07 100.00 33.10 11.00 1.64 8.74 7.70 13.51 10.00 0.58 8.35 3.76 1.63
2007-08 100.00 33.13 10.84 1.63 8.90 7.76 13.76 9.98 0.54 8.06 3.66 1.74
2008-09 100.00 32.86 10.80 1.63 8.90 7.79 13.73 9.70 0.53 8.44 3.65 1.97
2009-10 100.00 32.78 11.18 1.44 8.93 7.87 13.40 9.57 0.57 9.08 3.55 1.64
2010-11 100.00 32.63 11.38 1.48 8.92 8.00 13.26 9.48 0.50 9.34 3.53 1.49
                         
2011-12 100.00 32.64 10.94 1.46 8.89 8.06 13.25 9.35 0.53 9.68 3.41 1.79
2012-13 100.00 32.80 10.63 1.40 9.02 8.27 13.15 9.27 0.51 10.11 3.29 1.55
2013-14 100.00 32.87 10.28 1.43 8.96 8.44 13.11 9.27 0.50 10.07 3.30 1.78
2014-15 100.00 32.39 10.09 1.45 8.58 8.50 13.14 9.02 0.49 11.32 3.34 1.68
2015-16 100.00 31.90 9.74 1.45 8.48 8.50 13.16 8.86 0.49 11.27 3.29 2.85
                         
4-year                        
1999-2000 100.00 32.30 10.51 1.80 8.13 7.02 13.05 10.32 1.46 9.23 3.45 2.73
2002-03 100.00 32.14 11.18 1.89 8.19 7.08 13.11 9.96 1.17 7.65 3.89 3.74
2003-04 100.00 32.50 11.61 1.89 8.41 7.20 13.28 10.09 1.05 8.07 4.07 1.84
2004-05 100.00 32.84 11.67 1.82 8.48 7.38 13.22 9.93 0.96 8.36 3.85 1.50
2005-06 100.00 32.90 11.39 1.66 8.75 7.65 13.35 10.06 0.60 8.30 3.62 1.71
                         
2006-07 100.00 33.09 11.05 1.63 8.75 7.68 13.46 10.01 0.58 8.38 3.77 1.61
2007-08 100.00 33.12 10.88 1.64 8.91 7.74 13.70 9.99 0.54 8.09 3.68 1.72
2008-09 100.00 32.86 10.84 1.63 8.91 7.77 13.67 9.71 0.53 8.47 3.66 1.95
2009-10 100.00 32.77 11.22 1.44 8.93 7.85 13.35 9.58 0.57 9.11 3.56 1.62
2010-11 100.00 32.63 11.43 1.48 8.92 7.97 13.20 9.50 0.50 9.38 3.54 1.45
                         
2011-12 100.00 32.63 10.98 1.46 8.89 8.04 13.20 9.37 0.53 9.72 3.42 1.76
2012-13 100.00 32.79 10.66 1.40 9.02 8.26 13.11 9.29 0.51 10.14 3.30 1.53
2013-14 100.00 32.86 10.31 1.43 8.96 8.41 13.08 9.28 0.50 10.10 3.31 1.75
2014-15 100.00 32.39 10.14 1.46 8.56 8.43 13.11 9.04 0.49 11.37 3.36 1.65
2015-16 100.00 31.91 9.79 1.45 8.47 8.43 13.13 8.88 0.49 11.32 3.31 2.84
                         
2-year                        
1999-2000 100.00 29.39 0.59 0.92 3.79 10.68 20.47 7.84 2.00 0.00 0.18 24.15
2002-03 100.00 32.07 0.03 1.16 5.65 13.44 26.34 9.75 2.03 0.00 4.14 5.39
2003-04 100.00 33.64 0.08 1.27 5.69 13.27 30.33 7.48 2.88 0.00 0.23 5.13
2004-05 100.00 34.31 0.09 1.10 5.70 14.98 28.81 7.43 3.04 0.00 0.00 4.54
2005-06 100.00 37.85 0.10 1.70 6.99 12.51 25.08 7.84 1.52 0.00 0.00 6.40
                         
2006-07 100.00 33.63 0.19 1.66 6.40 13.86 27.68 7.35 2.77 0.00 0.00 6.46
2007-08 100.00 34.53 0.18 1.12 6.79 14.30 27.67 7.07 1.79 0.00 0.00 6.55
2008-09 100.00 33.48 0.07 0.73 8.36 13.78 28.66 7.53 1.44 0.00 0.00 5.95
2009-10 100.00 33.74 0.12 1.03 8.75 14.09 27.59 7.01 1.46 0.00 0.00 6.22
2010-11 100.00 33.59 0.05 0.38 8.56 13.85 26.71 4.81 0.22 0.00 0.00 11.83
                         
2011-12 100.00 34.83 0.11 0.35 8.77 14.60 25.70 4.03 0.35 0.00 0.00 11.25
2012-13 100.00 36.21 0.07 0.35 7.83 13.51 27.70 5.30 0.94 0.00 0.00 8.10
2013-14 100.00 35.66 0.07 0.31 8.77 16.66 22.28 5.74 0.79 0.00 0.00 9.72
2014-15 100.00 32.59 0.08 0.27 11.52 23.35 21.14 4.15 0.50 0.00 0.00 6.38
2015-16 100.00 31.19 0.11 0.27 12.17 24.92 20.39 4.61 0.41 0.00 0.00 5.92
  Expenditure per full-time-equivalent student in constant 2016-17 dollars3
All levels                        
1999-2000 $45,510 $14,686 $4,732 $817 $3,676 $3,211 $5,976 $4,686 $667 $4,152 $1,555 $1,353
2002-03 48,607 15,624 5,399 915 3,975 3,458 6,412 4,842 572 3,697 1,891 1,823
2003-04 48,559 15,785 5,604 918 4,078 3,512 6,494 4,892 513 3,898 1,966 900
2004-05 48,700 15,995 5,652 882 4,121 3,614 6,481 4,828 472 4,050 1,863 741
2005-06 48,967 16,124 5,551 814 4,283 3,758 6,567 4,922 297 4,043 1,762 847
                         
2006-07 49,996 16,547 5,501 817 4,368 3,850 6,756 4,998 292 4,174 1,879 814
2007-08 50,408 16,699 5,465 824 4,487 3,913 6,934 5,029 272 4,061 1,845 878
2008-09 51,838 17,036 5,598 843 4,615 4,040 7,115 5,029 277 4,375 1,892 1,020
2009-10 51,333 16,826 5,738 739 4,582 4,041 6,876 4,914 292 4,660 1,823 841
2010-11 50,955 16,626 5,801 753 4,545 4,076 6,754 4,831 254 4,758 1,796 760
                         
2011-12 51,435 16,787 5,626 751 4,575 4,145 6,814 4,811 272 4,980 1,754 921
2012-13 51,798 16,992 5,507 725 4,671 4,285 6,812 4,804 264 5,235 1,702 802
2013-14 53,087 17,450 5,458 757 4,755 4,479 6,961 4,919 267 5,347 1,752 943
2014-15 54,608 17,690 5,511 793 4,683 4,642 7,178 4,924 267 6,179 1,825 915
2015-16 55,980 17,860 5,454 810 4,749 4,760 7,366 4,960 272 6,309 1,842 1,598
                         
4-year                        
1999-2000 45,959 14,845 4,830 830 3,735 3,224 5,997 4,745 670 4,241 1,587 1,255
2002-03 48,959 15,737 5,472 924 4,011 3,464 6,418 4,878 574 3,746 1,904 1,831
2003-04 48,903 15,893 5,676 926 4,114 3,520 6,494 4,934 511 3,948 1,990 898
2004-05 49,022 16,097 5,721 890 4,156 3,617 6,482 4,867 469 4,099 1,886 738
2005-06 49,258 16,207 5,611 819 4,312 3,769 6,578 4,956 296 4,087 1,781 841
                         
2006-07 50,229 16,623 5,548 821 4,393 3,855 6,759 5,026 289 4,211 1,895 808
2007-08 50,656 16,778 5,514 829 4,514 3,919 6,940 5,060 271 4,097 1,862 872
2008-09 52,095 17,119 5,645 849 4,639 4,049 7,123 5,058 276 4,412 1,908 1,017
2009-10 51,579 16,905 5,785 744 4,604 4,049 6,884 4,942 292 4,699 1,838 837
2010-11 51,291 16,734 5,863 761 4,575 4,090 6,771 4,873 256 4,809 1,816 744
                         
2011-12 51,755 16,887 5,682 758 4,603 4,159 6,833 4,851 274 5,029 1,771 908
2012-13 52,077 17,078 5,553 731 4,698 4,300 6,826 4,836 265 5,279 1,716 796
2013-14 53,344 17,530 5,502 763 4,779 4,486 6,979 4,948 268 5,390 1,766 934
2014-15 55,084 17,844 5,585 803 4,716 4,645 7,220 4,979 269 6,262 1,850 911
2015-16 56,401 17,996 5,520 819 4,775 4,753 7,403 5,008 274 6,386 1,865 1,602
                         
2-year                        
1999-2000 24,580 7,223 144 226 931 2,624 5,031 1,927 493 0 45 5,935
2002-03 22,447 7,199 7 261 1,268 3,016 5,913 2,188 456 0 928 1,210
2003-04 21,595 7,263 17 275 1,228 2,865 6,550 1,616 623 0 51 1,108
2004-05 22,219 7,624 20 245 1,267 3,328 6,401 1,650 676 0 0 1,008
2005-06 22,242 8,418 22 379 1,555 2,782 5,578 1,744 339 0 0 1,424
                         
2006-07 23,177 7,795 44 384 1,483 3,213 6,416 1,704 642 0 0 1,496
2007-08 22,772 7,864 41 254 1,547 3,257 6,300 1,610 407 0 0 1,491
2008-09 21,624 7,240 15 157 1,807 2,981 6,197 1,627 312 0 0 1,286
2009-10 21,302 7,187 25 219 1,863 3,001 5,877 1,494 312 0 0 1,324
2010-11 19,598 6,582 9 74 1,678 2,715 5,235 943 43 0 0 2,318
                         
2011-12 19,180 6,680 22 67 1,683 2,801 4,929 774 68 0 0 2,158
2012-13 18,718 6,777 12 66 1,466 2,529 5,184 992 175 0 0 1,516
2013-14 21,322 7,604 15 66 1,869 3,552 4,750 1,224 167 0 0 2,073
2014-15 19,048 6,208 15 52 2,194 4,449 4,027 791 95 0 0 1,216
2015-16 21,305 6,646 24 58 2,593 5,309 4,343 982 88 0 0 1,262
1 Essentially self-supporting operations of institutions that furnish a service to students, faculty, or staff, such as residence halls and food services.
2 Excludes tuition, fee, and auxiliary enterprise allowances and agency transactions, such as student awards made from contributed funds or grant funds. These exclusions account for the majority of total student grants.
3 Constant dollars based on the Consumer Price Index, prepared by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, adjusted to a school-year basis.
NOTE: Degree-granting institutions grant associate’s or higher degrees and participate in Title IV federal financial aid programs. Data in this table pertain to institutions’ fiscal years that end in the academic year noted. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), "Fall Enrollment Survey" (IPEDS-EF:99); Spring 2002 through Spring 2007, Enrollment component; Spring 2008 through Spring 2016, Fall Enrollment component; and Spring 2002 through Spring 2017, Finance component. (This table was prepared January 2018.)

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