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Table 168. -  Current expenditure per pupil in fall enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools, by state: 1969-70 to 1995-96
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       State or       |_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________|_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________
      other area      |1969-70|1979-80|1980-81|1985-86|1986-87|1987-88|1988-89|1989-90|1990-91|1991-92|1992-93|1993-94|1994-95|1995-96|1969-70|1979-80|1980-81|1985-86|1986-87|1987-88|1988-89|1989-90|1990-91|1991-92|1992-93|1993-94|1994-95|1995-96
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  United States ......|  $751 |$2,088 |$2,307 |$3,479 |$3,682 |$3,927 |$4,307 |$4,643 |$4,902 |$5,023 |$5,160 |$5,327 |$5,529 |$5,689 |$3,072 |$4,156 |$4,115 |$4,940 |$5,114 |$5,237 |$5,491 |$5,649 |$5,655 |$5,615 |$5,593 |$5,629 |$5,679 |$5,689
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Alabama ..............|   512 | 1,520 | 1,836 | 2,411 | 2,420 | 2,569 | 3,019 | 3,144 | 3,429 | 3,415 | 3,568 | 3,826 | 4,109 | 4,343 | 2,093 | 3,026 | 3,275 | 3,423 | 3,362 | 3,426 | 3,849 | 3,825 | 3,956 | 3,817 | 3,868 | 4,043 | 4,221 | 4,343
Alaska ...............| 1,059 | 4,267 | 5,506 | 7,622 | 7,131 | 7,079 | 6,940 | 7,577 | 7,502 | 7,852 | 7,901 | 7,960 | 8,033 | 8,189 | 4,332 | 8,492 | 9,821 |10,822 | 9,904 | 9,442 | 8,848 | 9,220 | 8,655 | 8,778 | 8,565 | 8,411 | 8,252 | 8,189
Arizona ..............|   674 | 1,865 | 2,093 | 3,009 | 3,436 | 3,498 | 3,728 | 3,717 | 3,860 | 3,957 | 4,088 | 4,104 | 4,264 | 4,476 | 2,758 | 3,712 | 3,733 | 4,273 | 4,773 | 4,665 | 4,752 | 4,523 | 4,453 | 4,423 | 4,432 | 4,336 | 4,380 | 4,476
Arkansas .............|   511 | 1,472 | 1,585 | 2,506 | 2,558 | 2,771 | 3,023 | 3,229 | 3,461 | 3,777 | 3,859 | 4,013 | 4,186 | 4,401 | 2,090 | 2,929 | 2,826 | 3,557 | 3,553 | 3,696 | 3,854 | 3,929 | 3,993 | 4,222 | 4,183 | 4,240 | 4,300 | 4,401
California ...........|   833 | 2,227 | 2,438 | 3,534 | 3,772 | 3,877 | 4,205 | 4,502 | 4,595 | 4,640 | 4,609 | 4,719 | 4,799 | 4,937 | 3,408 | 4,431 | 4,348 | 5,018 | 5,239 | 5,171 | 5,360 | 5,479 | 5,301 | 5,187 | 4,996 | 4,987 | 4,929 | 4,937
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Colorado .............|   686 | 2,258 | 2,509 | 3,666 | 3,814 | 3,878 | 4,151 | 4,357 | 4,603 | 4,644 | 4,766 | 4,727 | 5,047 | 5,121 | 2,806 | 4,494 | 4,475 | 5,205 | 5,298 | 5,172 | 5,291 | 5,301 | 5,310 | 5,192 | 5,167 | 4,995 | 5,185 | 5,121
Connecticut ..........|   911 | 2,167 | 2,711 | 4,641 | 5,150 | 5,905 | 6,479 | 7,463 | 7,547 | 7,620 | 7,655 | 7,947 | 8,380 | 8,430 | 3,725 | 4,313 | 4,836 | 6,589 | 7,154 | 7,876 | 8,260 | 9,081 | 8,707 | 8,518 | 8,299 | 8,397 | 8,608 | 8,430
Delaware .............|   833 | 2,587 | 2,721 | 4,215 | 4,429 | 4,606 | 4,958 | 5,326 | 5,458 | 5,599 | 5,753 | 6,101 | 6,502 | 6,696 | 3,409 | 5,148 | 4,852 | 5,984 | 6,151 | 6,143 | 6,321 | 6,481 | 6,297 | 6,259 | 6,236 | 6,446 | 6,679 | 6,696
District of Columbia .|   947 | 2,811 | 2,950 | 4,672 | 5,153 | 5,662 | 6,888 | 7,872 | 8,029 | 8,403 | 8,286 | 8,843 | 8,290 | 8,510 | 3,873 | 5,595 | 5,262 | 6,634 | 7,157 | 7,551 | 8,781 | 9,578 | 9,263 | 9,393 | 8,983 | 9,344 | 8,516 | 8,510
Florida ..............|   683 | 1,834 | 2,209 | 3,260 | 3,515 | 3,778 | 4,210 | 4,597 | 4,859 | 4,821 | 4,876 | 5,063 | 5,220 | 5,275 | 2,792 | 3,650 | 3,941 | 4,628 | 4,883 | 5,038 | 5,367 | 5,594 | 5,606 | 5,389 | 5,286 | 5,350 | 5,362 | 5,275
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Georgia ..............|   539 | 1,491 | 1,580 | 2,760 | 2,969 | 3,195 | 3,616 | 4,000 | 4,171 | 4,124 | 4,368 | 4,569 | 4,828 | 5,056 | 2,204 | 2,967 | 2,818 | 3,919 | 4,123 | 4,261 | 4,609 | 4,867 | 4,813 | 4,610 | 4,735 | 4,828 | 4,960 | 5,056
Hawaii ...............|   792 | 2,086 | 2,393 | 3,505 | 3,503 | 3,661 | 3,841 | 4,130 | 4,820 | 5,062 | 5,332 | 5,533 | 5,597 | 5,560 | 3,239 | 4,152 | 4,268 | 4,977 | 4,866 | 4,882 | 4,897 | 5,025 | 5,560 | 5,659 | 5,780 | 5,846 | 5,749 | 5,560
Idaho ................|   573 | 1,548 | 1,736 | 2,358 | 2,462 | 2,505 | 2,656 | 2,921 | 3,206 | 3,370 | 3,471 | 3,628 | 3,957 | 4,194 | 2,344 | 3,081 | 3,097 | 3,348 | 3,419 | 3,342 | 3,386 | 3,554 | 3,699 | 3,767 | 3,763 | 3,834 | 4,064 | 4,194
Illinois .............|   816 | 2,241 | 2,406 | 3,321 | 3,541 | 3,822 | 4,265 | 4,521 | 4,904 | 5,002 | 5,307 | 5,323 | 5,553 | 5,519 | 3,336 | 4,460 | 4,292 | 4,716 | 4,919 | 5,097 | 5,437 | 5,501 | 5,658 | 5,592 | 5,753 | 5,625 | 5,704 | 5,519
Indiana ..............|   661 | 1,708 | 1,798 | 2,951 | 3,213 | 3,454 | 3,933 | 4,270 | 4,588 | 4,749 | 4,995 | 5,245 | 5,411 | 5,621 | 2,704 | 3,399 | 3,207 | 4,190 | 4,463 | 4,607 | 5,014 | 5,196 | 5,293 | 5,309 | 5,414 | 5,542 | 5,559 | 5,621
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Iowa .................|   798 | 2,164 | 2,505 | 3,388 | 3,550 | 3,867 | 4,027 | 4,190 | 4,418 | 4,795 | 4,970 | 5,070 | 5,240 | 5,481 | 3,264 | 4,307 | 4,468 | 4,810 | 4,931 | 5,157 | 5,134 | 5,098 | 5,097 | 5,360 | 5,387 | 5,357 | 5,383 | 5,481
Kansas ...............|   699 | 1,963 | 2,307 | 3,469 | 3,573 | 3,724 | 4,014 | 4,290 | 4,434 | 4,554 | 4,926 | 5,081 | 5,222 | 5,374 | 2,858 | 3,906 | 4,116 | 4,926 | 4,963 | 4,966 | 5,117 | 5,220 | 5,116 | 5,091 | 5,339 | 5,369 | 5,364 | 5,374
Kentucky .............|   502 | 1,557 | 1,637 | 2,229 | 2,463 | 2,710 | 3,009 | 3,384 | 3,897 | 4,194 | 4,310 | 4,505 | 4,545 | 4,807 | 2,053 | 3,099 | 2,920 | 3,164 | 3,421 | 3,615 | 3,836 | 4,117 | 4,497 | 4,689 | 4,672 | 4,760 | 4,669 | 4,807
Louisiana ............|   589 | 1,629 | 2,273 | 2,960 | 2,843 | 2,886 | 3,138 | 3,625 | 3,853 | 4,014 | 4,010 | 4,133 | 4,356 | 4,447 | 2,411 | 3,242 | 4,055 | 4,203 | 3,948 | 3,850 | 4,000 | 4,411 | 4,445 | 4,488 | 4,347 | 4,368 | 4,475 | 4,447
Maine ................|   649 | 1,692 | 1,804 | 3,341 | 3,591 | 3,965 | 4,330 | 4,903 | 4,978 | 5,182 | 5,624 | 5,569 | 6,029 | 6,151 | 2,655 | 3,367 | 3,217 | 4,744 | 4,988 | 5,288 | 5,520 | 5,966 | 5,743 | 5,793 | 6,097 | 5,884 | 6,193 | 6,151
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Maryland .............|   809 | 2,293 | 2,581 | 3,923 | 4,211 | 4,575 | 5,088 | 5,573 | 5,930 | 5,926 | 6,060 | 6,191 | 6,427 | 6,593 | 3,310 | 4,563 | 4,603 | 5,569 | 5,849 | 6,101 | 6,486 | 6,781 | 6,841 | 6,624 | 6,569 | 6,541 | 6,602 | 6,593
Massachusetts ........|   791 | 2,548 | 2,735 | 4,031 | 4,490 | 4,965 | 5,485 | 5,766 | 5,881 | 5,952 | 6,141 | 6,423 | 6,783 | 7,033 | 3,234 | 5,070 | 4,878 | 5,723 | 6,236 | 6,622 | 6,993 | 7,016 | 6,785 | 6,653 | 6,657 | 6,786 | 6,968 | 7,033
Michigan .............|   841 | 2,495 | 2,892 | 3,859 | 4,024 | 4,350 | 4,734 | 5,090 | 5,394 | 5,746 | 5,945 | 6,138 | 6,465 | 6,785 | 3,442 | 4,966 | 5,157 | 5,479 | 5,590 | 5,802 | 6,035 | 6,193 | 6,223 | 6,423 | 6,444 | 6,486 | 6,641 | 6,785
Minnesota ............|   855 | 2,296 | 2,519 | 3,741 | 3,963 | 4,132 | 4,515 | 4,698 | 4,946 | 5,089 | 5,210 | 5,342 | 5,626 | 5,801 | 3,496 | 4,570 | 4,493 | 5,311 | 5,505 | 5,511 | 5,756 | 5,716 | 5,706 | 5,689 | 5,648 | 5,644 | 5,779 | 5,801
Mississippi ..........|   457 | 1,568 | 1,503 | 2,246 | 2,231 | 2,416 | 2,714 | 2,934 | 3,007 | 3,047 | 3,159 | 3,410 | 3,798 | 3,951 | 1,868 | 3,121 | 2,680 | 3,189 | 3,099 | 3,223 | 3,459 | 3,569 | 3,469 | 3,407 | 3,425 | 3,604 | 3,901 | 3,951
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Missouri .............|   596 | 1,724 | 1,945 | 2,864 | 3,142 | 3,425 | 3,839 | 4,071 | 4,271 | 4,284 | 4,318 | 4,596 | 4,866 | 5,092 | 2,438 | 3,431 | 3,470 | 4,067 | 4,365 | 4,568 | 4,894 | 4,953 | 4,928 | 4,789 | 4,680 | 4,856 | 4,999 | 5,092
Montana ..............|   728 | 2,264 | 2,449 | 3,691 | 3,808 | 3,878 | 3,893 | 4,240 | 4,706 | 4,825 | 4,907 | 5,043 | 5,137 | 5,249 | 2,976 | 4,505 | 4,368 | 5,240 | 5,289 | 5,172 | 4,963 | 5,159 | 5,430 | 5,394 | 5,319 | 5,328 | 5,277 | 5,249
Nebraska .............|   700 | 2,025 | 2,243 | 3,431 | 3,549 | 3,712 | 4,101 | 4,553 | 4,735 | 4,941 | 5,064 | 5,310 | 5,555 | 5,688 | 2,862 | 4,029 | 4,001 | 4,871 | 4,930 | 4,951 | 5,228 | 5,540 | 5,462 | 5,524 | 5,489 | 5,611 | 5,706 | 5,688
Nevada ...............|   706 | 1,908 | 1,925 | 3,196 | 3,182 | 3,298 | 3,562 | 3,816 | 4,294 | 4,546 | 4,645 | 4,664 | 4,730 | 4,892 | 2,886 | 3,798 | 3,433 | 4,537 | 4,419 | 4,399 | 4,541 | 4,643 | 4,954 | 5,081 | 5,035 | 4,928 | 4,859 | 4,892
New Hampshire ........|   666 | 1,732 | 2,036 | 3,247 | 3,603 | 4,080 | 4,328 | 4,786 | 5,152 | 5,237 | 5,368 | 5,433 | 5,567 | 5,740 | 2,724 | 3,447 | 3,632 | 4,609 | 5,004 | 5,442 | 5,518 | 5,823 | 5,943 | 5,854 | 5,819 | 5,741 | 5,719 | 5,740
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New Jersey ...........|   924 | 2,825 | 2,928 | 5,139 | 5,508 | 6,059 | 6,762 | 7,546 | 8,166 | 8,705 | 8,770 | 9,075 | 9,178 | 9,361 | 3,778 | 5,623 | 5,223 | 7,296 | 7,650 | 8,080 | 8,621 | 9,182 | 9,421 | 9,731 | 9,507 | 9,589 | 9,428 | 9,361
New Mexico ...........|   665 | 1,870 | 2,066 | 2,911 | 3,071 | 3,190 | 3,336 | 3,446 | 3,757 | 3,927 | 3,929 | 4,106 | 4,404 | 4,604 | 2,720 | 3,722 | 3,684 | 4,134 | 4,265 | 4,255 | 4,253 | 4,193 | 4,334 | 4,390 | 4,259 | 4,339 | 4,523 | 4,604
New York .............| 1,194 | 2,950 | 3,225 | 5,221 | 5,647 | 6,196 | 6,655 | 7,051 | 7,510 | 7,482 | 7,770 | 8,069 | 8,311 | 8,361 | 4,885 | 5,872 | 5,751 | 7,413 | 7,843 | 8,264 | 8,484 | 8,579 | 8,665 | 8,364 | 8,423 | 8,526 | 8,537 | 8,361
North Carolina .......|   570 | 1,635 | 1,870 | 2,754 | 2,942 | 3,153 | 3,594 | 4,018 | 4,237 | 4,246 | 4,426 | 4,540 | 4,703 | 4,719 | 2,333 | 3,255 | 3,336 | 3,911 | 4,087 | 4,205 | 4,582 | 4,889 | 4,889 | 4,746 | 4,798 | 4,798 | 4,831 | 4,719
North Dakota .........|   662 | 1,941 | 2,175 | 3,200 | 3,159 | 3,239 | 3,635 | 3,899 | 3,909 | 4,150 | 4,305 | 4,385 | 4,482 | 4,677 | 2,709 | 3,864 | 3,879 | 4,544 | 4,387 | 4,320 | 4,633 | 4,744 | 4,510 | 4,640 | 4,666 | 4,633 | 4,604 | 4,677
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Ohio .................|   677 | 1,894 | 2,120 | 3,265 | 3,409 | 3,595 | 4,208 | 4,531 | 4,747 | 5,115 | 5,110 | 5,319 | 5,529 | 5,669 | 2,767 | 3,770 | 3,781 | 4,635 | 4,735 | 4,794 | 5,365 | 5,513 | 5,477 | 5,718 | 5,539 | 5,620 | 5,679 | 5,669
Oklahoma .............|   554 | 1,810 | 2,065 | 2,939 | 2,878 | 2,897 | 3,159 | 3,293 | 3,639 | 3,857 | 4,090 | 4,437 | 4,533 | 4,549 | 2,265 | 3,601 | 3,684 | 4,173 | 3,998 | 3,863 | 4,028 | 4,007 | 4,199 | 4,312 | 4,434 | 4,688 | 4,656 | 4,549
Oregon ...............|   843 | 2,412 | 2,782 | 3,715 | 3,888 | 4,266 | 4,598 | 4,864 | 5,195 | 5,268 | 5,585 | 5,522 | 5,649 | 5,790 | 3,449 | 4,801 | 4,962 | 5,274 | 5,401 | 5,689 | 5,862 | 5,919 | 5,993 | 5,889 | 6,054 | 5,835 | 5,803 | 5,790
Pennsylvania .........|   815 | 2,328 | 2,595 | 4,010 | 4,287 | 4,603 | 5,169 | 5,737 | 6,048 | 6,127 | 6,372 | 6,443 | 6,565 | 6,922 | 3,334 | 4,634 | 4,629 | 5,694 | 5,954 | 6,139 | 6,590 | 6,981 | 6,978 | 6,849 | 6,907 | 6,808 | 6,744 | 6,922
Rhode Island .........|   807 | 2,340 | 2,654 | 4,255 | 4,516 | 4,924 | 5,598 | 5,908 | 5,934 | 6,092 | 6,501 | 6,797 | 7,126 | 7,304 | 3,300 | 4,658 | 4,734 | 6,041 | 6,273 | 6,568 | 7,137 | 7,189 | 6,846 | 6,810 | 7,047 | 7,182 | 7,320 | 7,304
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South Carolina .......|   567 | 1,597 | 1,625 | 2,816 | 2,966 | 3,143 | 3,441 | 3,769 | 4,009 | 4,088 | 4,200 | 4,336 | 4,501 | 4,779 | 2,320 | 3,179 | 2,898 | 3,999 | 4,120 | 4,191 | 4,386 | 4,587 | 4,626 | 4,570 | 4,553 | 4,581 | 4,624 | 4,779
South Dakota .........|   656 | 1,781 | 1,885 | 2,903 | 2,935 | 3,071 | 3,373 | 3,511 | 3,726 | 3,938 | 4,109 | 4,095 | 4,271 | 4,220 | 2,684 | 3,544 | 3,362 | 4,122 | 4,077 | 4,096 | 4,299 | 4,272 | 4,299 | 4,402 | 4,455 | 4,327 | 4,387 | 4,220
Tennessee ............|   531 | 1,523 | 1,675 | 2,447 | 2,649 | 2,855 | 3,248 | 3,405 | 3,521 | 3,430 | 3,671 | 3,815 | 4,017 | 4,172 | 2,171 | 3,031 | 2,988 | 3,474 | 3,679 | 3,808 | 4,140 | 4,143 | 4,062 | 3,835 | 3,979 | 4,031 | 4,126 | 4,172
Texas ................|   551 | 1,740 | 1,831 | 3,079 | 3,163 | 3,334 | 3,582 | 3,835 | 4,048 | 4,246 | 4,270 | 4,488 | 4,779 | 5,016 | 2,254 | 3,462 | 3,266 | 4,372 | 4,394 | 4,447 | 4,566 | 4,666 | 4,671 | 4,746 | 4,628 | 4,742 | 4,909 | 5,016
Utah .................|   595 | 1,556 | 1,710 | 2,248 | 2,242 | 2,302 | 2,421 | 2,577 | 2,767 | 2,841 | 2,967 | 3,206 | 3,409 | 3,604 | 2,434 | 3,097 | 3,050 | 3,191 | 3,114 | 3,070 | 3,086 | 3,136 | 3,192 | 3,176 | 3,216 | 3,388 | 3,501 | 3,604
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Vermont ..............|   790 | 1,930 | 2,347 | 3,840 | 4,107 | 4,927 | 5,196 | 5,770 | 6,255 | 6,243 | 6,252 | 6,266 | 6,367 | 6,488 | 3,229 | 3,841 | 4,186 | 5,451 | 5,704 | 6,571 | 6,624 | 7,021 | 7,217 | 6,979 | 6,778 | 6,621 | 6,540 | 6,488
Virginia .............|   654 | 1,824 | 2,024 | 3,289 | 3,533 | 3,873 | 4,225 | 4,690 | 4,965 | 4,914 | 5,067 | 5,205 | 5,421 | 5,528 | 2,677 | 3,630 | 3,611 | 4,669 | 4,907 | 5,166 | 5,387 | 5,706 | 5,728 | 5,493 | 5,492 | 5,500 | 5,568 | 5,528
Washington ...........|   853 | 2,387 | 2,365 | 3,605 | 3,689 | 3,875 | 4,059 | 4,382 | 4,652 | 4,899 | 5,220 | 5,342 | 5,477 | 5,611 | 3,489 | 4,750 | 4,217 | 5,118 | 5,123 | 5,168 | 5,174 | 5,332 | 5,367 | 5,477 | 5,659 | 5,644 | 5,626 | 5,611
West Virginia ........|   621 | 1,749 | 1,968 | 3,255 | 3,493 | 3,579 | 3,580 | 4,020 | 4,571 | 4,696 | 5,108 | 5,292 | 5,663 | 5,881 | 2,541 | 3,480 | 3,511 | 4,621 | 4,852 | 4,773 | 4,564 | 4,891 | 5,274 | 5,250 | 5,538 | 5,592 | 5,818 | 5,881
Wisconsin ............|   793 | 2,225 | 2,452 | 3,767 | 4,020 | 4,296 | 4,760 | 5,020 | 5,382 | 5,643 | 5,974 | 6,126 | 6,301 | 6,517 | 3,244 | 4,428 | 4,374 | 5,348 | 5,584 | 5,730 | 6,068 | 6,108 | 6,209 | 6,308 | 6,476 | 6,473 | 6,472 | 6,517
Wyoming ..............|   805 | 2,369 | 2,758 | 4,754 | 4,852 | 4,742 | 5,030 | 5,239 | 5,310 | 5,348 | 5,462 | 5,534 | 5,753 | 5,826 | 3,292 | 4,715 | 4,920 | 6,750 | 6,739 | 6,325 | 6,413 | 6,375 | 6,126 | 5,978 | 5,921 | 5,847 | 5,910 | 5,826
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American Samoa .......|   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 1,764 | 1,795 | 1,897 | 1,781 | 2,002 | 2,018 | 1,689 | 1,737 | 1,983 | 2,084 |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 2,450 | 2,394 | 2,418 | 2,168 | 2,309 | 2,256 | 1,831 | 1,836 | 2,037 | 2,084
Guam .................|   766 |   --- |   --- | 3,016 | 3,049 | 2,944 | 3,624 | 3,817 | 4,411 | 4,676 | 5,369 | 5,200 | 5,016 | 4,803 | 3,135 |   --- |   --- | 4,282 | 4,235 | 3,927 | 4,620 | 4,645 | 5,089 | 5,227 | 5,820 | 5,495 | 5,152 | 4,803
Northern Marianas ....|   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 3,384 | 2,651 | 3,356 | 4,159 | 4,580 | 4,796 | 4,009 | 5,340 | 4,999 |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- | 4,514 | 3,380 | 4,084 | 4,798 | 5,120 | 5,199 | 4,236 | 5,485 | 4,999
Puerto Rico ..........|   --- |   --- | 1,000 | 1,227 | 1,283 | 1,390 | 1,557 | 1,605 | 1,773 | 1,879 | 2,034 | 2,155 | 2,417 | 2,657 |   --- |   --- | 1,784 | 1,742 | 1,783 | 1,854 | 1,985 | 1,953 | 2,045 | 2,101 | 2,204 | 2,277 | 2,483 | 2,657
Trust Territories ....|   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   --- |   ---
Virgin Islands .......|   --- |   --- |   --- | 3,016 | 3,994 | 3,714 | 4,757 | 6,043 | 5,515 | 5,444 | 5,265 | 5,299 | 5,280 | 5,378 |   --- |   --- |   --- | 4,282 | 5,547 | 4,954 | 6,064 | 7,353 | 6,363 | 6,086 | 5,708 | 5,599 | 5,423 | 5,378
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\1\Based on the Consumer Price Index, prepared by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, adjusted to a school year basis. These data do not reflect differences in inflation rates from state to state.
---Data not available or not applicable.

NOTE.--Beginning in 1980-81, expenditures for state administration are excluded. Beginning in 1988-89, survey was expanded and coverage of state expenditures for public school districts was improved.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Revenues and Expenditures for Public Elementary and Secondary Schools, various years; Statistics of State School Systems, various years; and Common Core of Data surveys. (This table was prepared February 1999.)


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