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295. College Enrollment of High School Graduates

[High school graduates in thousands (1,679 represents 1,679,000). For persons 16 to 24 who graduated from high school in the preceeding 12 months. Includes persons receiving GED's. Based on surveys and subject to sampling error]

 
NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES PERCENT ENROLLED IN COLLEGE 2
YEAR
Total 1 Male Female White Black Hispanic 3 Total 1 Male Female White Black Hispanic 3
 
1960 1,679 756 923 1,565 (NA) (NA) 45.1 54.0 37.9 45.8 (NA) (NA)
1961 1,763 790 973 1,612 (NA) (NA) 48.0 56.3 41.3 49.5 (NA) (NA)
1962 1,838 872 966 1,660 (NA) (NA) 49.0 55.0 43.5 50.6 (NA) (NA)
1963 1,741 794 947 1,615 (NA) (NA) 45.0 52.3 39.0 45.6 (NA) (NA)
1964 2,145 997 1,148 1,964 (NA) (NA) 48.3 57.2 40.7 49.2 (NA) (NA)
1965 2,659 1,254 1,405 2,417 (NA) (NA) 50.9 57.3 45.3 51.7 (NA) (NA)
1966 2,612 1,207 1,405 2,403 (NA) (NA) 50.1 58.7 42.7 51.7 (NA) (NA)
1967 2,525 1,142 1,383 2,267 (NA) (NA) 51.9 57.6 47.2 53.0 (NA) (NA)
1968 2,606 1,184 1,422 2,303 (NA) (NA) 55.4 63.2 48.9 56.6 (NA) (NA)
1969 2,842 1,352 1,490 2,538 (NA) (NA) 53.3 60.1 47.2 55.2 (NA) (NA)
1970 2,757 1,343 1,414 2,461 (NA) (NA) 51.8 55.2 48.5 52.0 (NA) (NA)
1971 2,872 1,369 1,503 2,596 (NA) (NA) 53.4 57.6 49.7 54.0 (NA) (NA)
1972 2,961 1,420 1,541 2,614 (NA) (NA) 49.2 52.7 45.9 49.4 (NA) (NA)
1973 3,059 1,458 1,601 2,707 (NA) (NA) 46.6 50.1 43.4 48.1 (NA) (NA)
1974 3,101 1,491 1,610 2,736 (NA) (NA) 47.5 49.4 45.8 47.1 (NA) (NA)
1975 3,186 1,513 1,673 2,825 (NA) (NA) 50.7 52.6 49.0 51.2 (NA) (NA)
1976 2,987 1,450 1,537 2,640 320 152 48.8 47.2 50.3 48.9 41.9 52.6
1977 3,140 1,482 1,658 2,768 335 156 50.6 52.2 49.3 50.7 49.6 51.3
1978 3,161 1,485 1,676 2,750 352 133 50.1 51.0 49.3 50.1 45.7 42.9
1979 3,160 1,474 1,686 2,776 324 154 49.3 50.4 48.4 49.6 45.4 44.8
 
1980 3,089 1,500 1,589 2,682 361 129 49.3 46.7 51.8 49.9 41.8 52.7
1981 3,053 1,490 1,563 2,626 359 146 53.9 54.8 53.1 54.6 42.9 52.1
1982 3,100 1,508 1,592 2,644 384 174 50.6 49.0 52.1 52.0 36.5 43.1
1983 2,964 1,390 1,574 2,496 392 138 52.7 51.9 53.4 55.0 38.5 54.3
1984 3,012 1,429 1,583 2,514 438 185 55.2 56.0 54.5 57.9 40.2 44.3
 
1985 2,666 1,286 1,380 2,241 333 141 57.7 58.6 56.9 59.4 42.3 51.1
1986 2,786 1,331 1,455 2,307 386 169 53.8 55.9 51.9 56.0 36.5 44.4
1987 2,647 1,278 1,369 2,207 337 176 56.8 58.4 55.3 56.6 51.9 33.5
1988 2,673 1,334 1,339 2,187 382 179 58.9 57.0 60.8 60.7 45.0 57.0
1989 2,454 1,208 1,245 2,051 337 168 59.6 57.6 61.6 60.4 52.8 55.4
 
1990 2,355 1,169 1,185 1,921 341 112 59.9 57.8 62.0 61.5 46.3 47.3
1991 2,276 1,139 1,137 1,867 320 154 62.4 57.6 67.1 64.6 45.6 57.1
1992 2,398 1,216 1,182 1,900 353 199 61.7 59.6 63.8 63.4 47.9 54.8
1993 2,338 1,118 1,219 1,910 302 200 62.6 59.7 65.4 62.8 55.6 62.5
1994 2,517 1,244 1,273 2,065 318 178 61.9 60.6 63.2 63.6 50.9 48.9
 
1995 2,599 1,238 1,361 2,088 356 288 61.9 62.6 61.4 62.6 51.4 53.8
1996 2,660 1,297 1,363 2,092 416 227 65.0 60.1 69.7 65.8 55.3 50.5
1997 2,769 1,354 1,415 2,228 394 336 67.0 63.5 70.3 67.5 59.6 65.5
1998 2,810 1,452 1,358 2,227 393 314 65.6 62.4 69.1 65.8 62.1 47.5


NA Not available.
1 Includes other races, not shown separately.
2 As of October.
3 Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

Source: U.S. National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics, annual.

http://nces.ed.gov/



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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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