Definition: Number of students enrolled in public schools (e.g., in 2018, 6,220,413 students were enrolled in California public schools). U.S. data include grades pre-K through 12; other data are for K-12.
Data Source: California Dept. of Education (DataQuest), Enrollment by School; National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics (Apr. 2018).
Footnote: Years presented are the final year of a school year (e.g., 2017-2018 is shown as 2018). N/A means that data are not available. U.S. data for 2016 and later are projections.