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Legislative District College-Going Rate Trend Graph

Map of California Highlighting Senate District 8 - Leland Y. Yee.

College-Going Rates of Public High School Students

Students of All Ethnicities From Senate District 8 - Leland Y. Yee - 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 Senate District 8 - Leland Y. Yee -
To Any California Public College or University
Year Men Women Total
1985 53.49% 59.14% 56.33%
1986 52.90% 61.02% 56.93%
1987 53.54% 56.14% 54.83%
1988 62.58% 61.57% 62.07%
1989 61.02% 60.40% 60.70%
1990 40.59% 55.56% 47.33%
1991 53.61% 52.40% 52.98%
1992 56.25% 56.41% 56.33%
1993 57.30% 53.59% 55.37%
1994 56.01% 57.44% 56.75%
1995 59.22% 59.89% 59.56%
1996 54.56% 55.78% 55.20%
1997 55.86% 58.65% 57.28%
1998 53.27% 56.26% 54.81%
1999 52.66% 55.34% 54.02%
2000 54.93% 56.35% 55.65%
2001 57.71% 59.93% 58.81%
2002 56.28% 56.77% 56.53%
2003 54.61% 57.89% 56.27%
2004 54.17% 60.59% 57.37%
2005 58.92% 60.47% 59.70%
2006 62.28% 64.42% 63.35%
2007 61.15% 60.21% 60.68%
2008 60.63% 63.03% 61.87%
2009 67.50% 66.52% 66.99%
 

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