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Legislative District College-Going Rate Trend Graph

Map of California Highlighting Congress District 1 - Mike Thompson.

College-Going Rates of Public High School Students

Students of All Ethnicities From Congressional District 1 - Mike Thompson - to Any California Public College or University

This chart provides college-going rates in California from 1985 to 2009 . College-going rates were calculated by dividing the number of entering students from high schools matching a specific criteria by the total number of graduates from high schools matching the same criteria. All categories of public schools are covered including comprehensive schools, continuation schools, and other categories of schools. Students with unknown genders and ethnicities and those from unknown schools were excluded from the data.

Data regarding high school graduates were obtained from the California Department of Education. Data for higher education enrollment were obtained from each of the segments and includes all students -- full-time, part-time, credit, and non-credit.

Note that the calculation of these rates is based on totals for each category such as year, county, and ethnicity. Rates do not entail longitudinal tracking of individual students.

Ethnicity data is collected separately by K-12 schools and higher education institutions. Consequently, college-going rates may be affected by variations in reporting of ethnicity.

Important note: The data for first-time students have changed. See Changes to First-Time Freshmen and College-Going Data for more details.

Data collection for Fall 2009 is in progress. As a result, more recent data than what is displayed may be available for some systems. Visit the Custom Data Reports for the most up-to-date data. Select the year needed from the drop-down list at the top of the options. Visit the Dates Available for availability for each type of data. The Sources and Timing of Data page has an approximate schedule for each type of data the Commission collects.

 
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College-Going Rate for Students of All Ethnicities
From Congressional District 1 - Mike Thompson -
To Any California Public College or University
Year Men Women Total
1985 38.92% 48.04% 43.46%
1986 43.32% 48.78% 46.03%
1987 39.69% 44.88% 42.31%
1988 39.96% 45.54% 42.83%
1989 43.11% 51.40% 47.39%
1990 39.19% 43.43% 41.28%
1991 45.00% 51.26% 48.07%
1992 42.26% 45.71% 43.95%
1993 43.20% 48.07% 45.59%
1994 44.33% 43.26% 43.79%
1995 43.77% 48.98% 46.37%
1996 44.66% 48.27% 46.49%
1997 40.61% 44.62% 42.68%
1998 40.07% 42.76% 41.45%
1999 40.98% 43.54% 42.29%
2000 37.77% 43.63% 40.71%
2001 42.31% 46.66% 44.55%
2002 39.69% 46.38% 43.13%
2003 33.73% 38.91% 36.37%
2004 37.27% 42.63% 40.01%
2005 39.97% 45.47% 42.73%
2006 43.87% 45.50% 44.72%
2007 43.07% 47.18% 45.18%
2008 43.83% 45.40% 44.64%
2009 33.61% 38.46% 36.05%
 

Other Statistics for the Regions and Counties Included in Congressional District 1

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