High school enrollment in public and private institutions in the U.S. 1965-2028

This statistic shows the school enrollment for public and private schools, grades 9 to 12 (high school) in the United States from 1965 to 2016 with projections up to 2028. In 2016, about 1.47 million students were enrolled in private high schools or similar institutions.

High school enrollment in the U.S. from 1965 to 2016 for public and private schools, with projections up to 2028

YearPublicPrivate
196511,6101,400
196611,8941,400
196712,2501,400
196812,7181,400
196913,0371,300
197013,3361,311
197113,7531,300
197213,8481,300
197314,0441,300
197414,1031,300
197514,3041,300
197614,3141,342
197714,2031,343
197814,0881,353
197913,6161,300
198013,2311,339
198112,7641,400
198212,4051,400
198312,2711,400
198412,3041,400
198512,3881,362
198612,3331,336
198712,0761,247
198811,6871,206
198911,3901,163
199011,3411,136
199111,5441,131
199211,7371,125
199311,9631,118
199412,2151,138
199512,5021,163
199612,8491,178
199713,0561,185
199813,1951,212
199913,3711,229
200013,5171,264
200113,7361,296
200214,0691,306
200314,3391,311
200414,6181,331
200514,9091,349
200615,0811,360
200715,0861,364
200814,9801,342
200914,9521,309
201014,8601,299
201114,7491,291
201214,7531,302
201314,7941,312
201414,9431,373
201515,0501,446
201615,1381,474
2017*15,2221,481
2018*15,2641,492
2019*15,3131,494
2020*15,4731,505
2021*15,6611,517
2022*15,8231,515
2023*15,8631,520
2024*15,7481,521
2025*15,6011,518
2026*15,4201,514
2027*15,3341,514
2028*15,3461,515
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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

1965 to 2016

Supplementary notes

* The data from 2017 to 2028 are projections.
Data from missing years can be found here.

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