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Table 196. -  Total fall enrollment in institutions of higher education, by control, type of institution, and state: 1995 and 1996
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                       |                 Fall 1995                                     |                 Fall 1996\1\
                       |_______________________________________________________________|_______________________________________________________________
  State or other area  |  Public  |  Public  |   Private 4-year    |  Private 2-year   |  Public  |  Public  |   Private 4-year    |  Private 2-year
                       |  4-year  |  2-year  |_____________________|___________________|  4-year  |  2-year  |_____________________|___________________
                       |          |          |  Total   |Nonprofit |  Total  |Nonprofit|          |          |  Total   |Nonprofit |  Total  |Nonprofit
_______________________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________
           1           |    2     |    3     |    4     |    5     |    6    |    7    |    8     |    9     |    10    |    11    |   12    |   13
_______________________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________
   United States ......|5,814,545 |5,277,829 |2,954,707 |2,853,890 | 214,700 |  75,154 |5,806,904 |5,283,267 |2,995,931 |2,871,693 | 214,153 |  68,864
                       |__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________
Alabama ...............|  126,508 |   76,657 |   21,949 |   21,949 |     498 |     223 |  122,796 |   73,735 |   21,869 |   21,869 |   1,099 |     169
Alaska ................|   27,556 |      812 |      776 |      776 |     204 |     --- |   27,077 |      751 |      692 |      692 |     326 |     ---
Arizona ...............|  101,718 |  152,812 |   18,562 |    7,579 |     889 |     --- |  102,501 |  150,968 |   22,402 |    8,691 |     961 |     ---
Arkansas ..............|   62,809 |   24,258 |   10,667 |   10,667 |     446 |     446 |   62,094 |   27,363 |   10,825 |   10,825 |     406 |     406
California ............|  490,231 |1,073,999 |  238,755 |  217,702 |  14,057 |   7,853 |  504,803 |1,120,104 |  243,468 |  217,372 |  14,259 |   9,125
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
Colorado ..............|  132,616 |   77,696 |   28,804 |   22,644 |   3,623 |      39 |  132,293 |   76,890 |   32,205 |   23,049 |   1,561 |      40
Connecticut ...........|   57,711 |   42,828 |   55,594 |   55,344 |   1,562 |   1,021 |   56,548 |   41,040 |   56,217 |   55,963 |   1,556 |     983
Delaware ..............|   24,540 |   11,664 |    8,103 |    8,103 |     --- |     --- |   24,708 |   11,871 |    8,259 |    8,259 |     --- |     ---
District of Columbia ..|    9,663 |      --- |   67,614 |   65,481 |     --- |     --- |    7,456 |      --- |   66,783 |   64,306 |     --- |     ---
Florida ...............|  206,961 |  323,646 |  101,265 |   92,456 |   5,431 |   1,094 |  211,159 |  319,871 |  104,308 |   94,287 |   5,835 |     ---
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
Georgia ...............|  160,425 |   88,257 |   61,480 |   55,870 |   4,550 |   3,127 |  159,013 |   90,271 |   64,257 |   57,592 |   4,458 |   3,251
Hawaii ................|   23,345 |   26,853 |   13,000 |   12,900 |     --- |     --- |   21,691 |   25,679 |   14,013 |   13,338 |     --- |     ---
Idaho .................|   41,449 |    7,537 |    2,308 |    2,308 |   8,272 |   7,956 |   41,344 |    8,048 |    2,390 |    2,390 |   8,122 |   7,755
Illinois ..............|  192,532 |  337,716 |  183,336 |  172,421 |   4,270 |   3,564 |  192,319 |  340,151 |  184,393 |  172,466 |   4,124 |   3,443
Indiana................|  184,184 |   40,611 |   61,331 |   59,622 |   3,489 |   2,118 |  182,946 |   38,021 |   61,849 |   60,064 |   3,510 |   2,190
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
Iowa ..................|   65,841 |   56,555 |   50,324 |   50,020 |   1,115 |   1,115 |   66,539 |   59,384 |   50,044 |   49,757 |   1,054 |   1,054
Kansas ................|   86,770 |   73,679 |   16,316 |   16,316 |     878 |     878 |   85,934 |   69,495 |   16,048 |   16,048 |     873 |     873
Kentucky ..............|  105,529 |   43,279 |   27,382 |   25,235 |   2,668 |     937 |  104,317 |   43,106 |   27,717 |   25,425 |   2,609 |     346
Louisiana .............|  147,920 |   26,953 |   27,884 |   27,393 |   1,178 |     768 |  147,238 |   27,351 |   27,507 |   25,930 |   1,421 |   1,421
Maine .................|   31,275 |    6,920 |   16,437 |   16,437 |   1,915 |      85 |   30,979 |    6,909 |   15,946 |   15,946 |   1,811 |      88
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
Maryland ..............|  113,738 |  109,119 |   42,267 |   42,267 |   1,186 |     669 |  113,159 |  104,118 |   42,299 |   42,299 |   1,181 |     660
Massachusetts .........|  101,814 |   74,963 |  228,964 |  228,897 |   8,053 |   7,382 |  101,824 |   71,592 |  229,983 |  229,922 |   6,928 |   6,195
Michigan ..............|  258,996 |  203,394 |   83,304 |   83,304 |   2,645 |   2,645 |  259,414 |  199,575 |   86,298 |   85,688 |   1,687 |   1,687
Minnesota .............|  117,188 |  100,061 |   59,410 |   58,318 |   4,157 |   1,905 |  117,831 |   90,709 |   61,954 |   60,278 |   4,768 |   2,029
Mississippi ...........|   58,847 |   51,753 |   11,278 |   11,278 |     812 |     812 |   60,560 |   54,345 |   10,614 |   10,614 |     715 |     715
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
Missouri...............|  117,871 |   72,122 |   96,946 |   93,909 |   4,597 |   2,629 |  117,213 |   72,056 |   96,973 |   93,677 |   4,291 |   2,437
Montana ...............|   31,412 |    6,023 |    4,319 |    4,319 |     920 |     920 |   31,697 |    6,303 |    4,314 |    4,314 |     831 |     831
Nebraska ..............|   58,081 |   37,518 |   19,575 |   19,575 |     544 |     --- |   57,266 |   42,451 |   19,583 |   19,583 |     --- |     ---
Nevada ................|   30,831 |   35,852 |    1,116 |      466 |      27 |      27 |   30,988 |   40,937 |    1,518 |      583 |      24 |      24
New Hampshire .........|   26,497 |    9,572 |   24,227 |   24,227 |   4,031 |     491 |   26,547 |    9,818 |   24,229 |   24,229 |   3,869 |     392
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
New Jersey ............|  137,829 |  133,240 |   58,045 |   58,045 |   4,717 |     167 |  137,493 |  127,103 |   58,402 |   58,402 |   5,190 |     131
New Mexico ............|   49,819 |   47,401 |    4,231 |    2,598 |     954 |     --- |   48,818 |   48,812 |    4,865 |    2,819 |   1,051 |     ---
New York ..............|  335,728 |  252,763 |  425,065 |  419,181 |  28,010 |   6,446 |  328,666 |  243,816 |  431,012 |  421,722 |  24,376 |   6,077
North Carolina ........|  157,414 |  145,685 |   67,448 |   67,448 |   1,483 |   1,339 |  156,539 |  146,400 |   69,220 |   69,220 |   1,009 |     893
North Dakota ..........|   28,396 |    8,414 |    3,334 |    3,334 |     255 |     255 |   28,052 |    8,713 |    3,514 |    3,514 |     275 |     275
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
Ohio ..................|  262,036 |  147,782 |  117,115 |  114,199 |  13,342 |   3,043 |  258,417 |  146,922 |  118,757 |  115,767 |  13,439 |   3,109
Oklahoma ..............|   95,387 |   62,639 |   20,621 |   20,621 |   2,029 |     719 |   93,778 |   60,603 |   20,837 |   20,837 |   2,037 |     755
Oregon ................|   63,056 |   80,561 |   23,359 |   22,748 |     169 |     --- |   64,413 |   77,016 |   23,739 |   23,092 |     --- |     ---
Pennsylvania ..........|  233,433 |  106,495 |  220,269 |  220,134 |  57,562 |   6,708 |  232,223 |  102,958 |  219,848 |  219,734 |  66,965 |   7,420
Rhode Island ..........|   22,764 |   15,889 |   33,021 |   33,021 |   2,426 |   2,426 |   22,251 |   15,236 |   34,945 |   34,945 |     --- |     ---
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
South Carolina ........|   87,813 |   60,893 |   24,124 |   24,124 |   1,295 |     804 |   87,344 |   61,019 |   24,626 |   24,626 |   1,314 |     765
South Dakota ..........|   29,484 |      209 |    6,769 |    4,968 |     233 |     233 |   28,367 |      197 |    6,605 |    4,906 |     204 |     204
Tennessee .............|  115,042 |   78,094 |   50,388 |   50,001 |   2,438 |   1,098 |  115,467 |   78,630 |   51,065 |   50,257 |   1,881 |     621
Texas .................|  417,431 |  419,420 |  109,724 |  107,409 |   5,950 |     763 |  414,021 |  424,070 |  111,166 |  108,747 |   6,182 |     796
Utah ..................|   80,088 |   30,472 |   35,505 |   33,287 |   1,259 |     830 |   81,313 |   32,882 |   36,186 |   33,313 |   1,256 |     801
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
Vermont ...............|   15,835 |    4,635 |   14,394 |   14,394 |     201 |     201 |   15,578 |    4,561 |   14,717 |   14,717 |     234 |     234
Virginia ..............|  164,782 |  128,345 |   57,917 |   51,461 |   4,875 |   1,266 |  167,809 |  124,603 |   56,762 |   49,774 |   4,614 |     539
Washington ............|   86,080 |  160,555 |   36,950 |   36,400 |   2,234 |      16 |   87,304 |  164,565 |   37,785 |   37,299 |   2,526 |      16
West Virginia..........|   67,877 |    6,980 |   10,391 |   10,391 |     786 |     --- |   68,036 |    6,719 |   10,187 |   10,187 |     747 |     ---
Wisconsin .............|  139,192 |  106,578 |   52,744 |   52,343 |   1,709 |     136 |  140,964 |  103,664 |   52,736 |   52,359 |   1,763 |     114
Wyoming ...............|   11,361 |   18,059 |      --- |      --- |     756 |     --- |   11,251 |   18,743 |      --- |      --- |     811 |     ---
                       |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
U.S. Service Schools ..|   18,840 |   69,611 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |   18,546 |   63,123 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
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    Outlying areas ....|   62,568 |   14,482 |   97,712 |   95,142 |   8,895 |   1,363 |   67,569 |   12,292 |   92,849 |   89,815 |   8,950 |   1,074
                       |__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________
American Samoa ........|      --- |    1,232 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |      --- |    1,239 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
Federated States of    |          |          |          |          |         |         |          |          |          |          |         |
  Micronesia ..........|      --- |    1,296 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |      --- |    1,396 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
Guam ..................|    3,654 |    2,356 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |    3,383 |    1,952 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
Marshall Islands.......|      --- |      418 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |      --- |      431 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
Northern Marianas .....|      --- |      959 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |      --- |    1,096 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
Palau .................|      --- |      351 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |      --- |      332 |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
Puerto Rico ...........|   55,860 |    7,870 |   97,712 |   95,142 |   8,895 |   1,363 |   61,288 |    5,846 |   92,849 |   89,815 |   8,950 |   1,074
Virgin Islands ........|    3,054 |      --- |      --- |      --- |     --- |     --- |    2,898 |      --- |      --- |      --- |     --- |     ---
_______________________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________|__________|__________|__________|__________|_________|_________

\1\Preliminary data.
---Data not reported or not applicable.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), "Fall Enrollment" surveys. (This table was prepared January 1999.)


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