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Legislative District College-Going Rate Trend Graph

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College-Going Rates of Public High School Students

Students of All Ethnicities From Assembly District 77 - Brian W. Jones - 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.

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College-Going Rate for Students of All Ethnicities
From Assembly District 77 - Brian W. Jones -
To Any California Public College or University
Year Men Women Total
1985 46.26% 53.09% 49.72%
1986 50.39% 53.57% 51.99%
1987 45.78% 52.43% 49.15%
1988 46.60% 53.66% 50.06%
1989 52.28% 57.29% 54.73%
1990 52.77% 57.24% 54.96%
1991 51.77% 54.57% 53.18%
1992 51.90% 60.14% 55.95%
1993 53.59% 57.22% 55.40%
1994 52.01% 53.24% 52.64%
1995 61.68% 69.82% 65.90%
1996 63.07% 66.78% 64.93%
1997 54.48% 58.56% 56.56%
1998 54.05% 59.74% 56.94%
1999 46.95% 56.88% 52.08%
2000 48.93% 52.26% 50.60%
2001 47.12% 54.00% 50.79%
2002 47.30% 53.88% 50.68%
2003 46.45% 50.12% 48.33%
2004 45.74% 51.20% 48.57%
2005 47.81% 48.35% 48.09%
2006 55.19% 58.29% 56.81%
2007 53.57% 56.36% 55.04%
2008 34.27% 37.19% 35.75%
2009 30.03% 32.56% 31.29%

Other Statistics for the Regions and Counties Included in Assembly District 77

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