Education Demographics and Statistics

This page provides resources on educational demographics in the US. These demographics come from several education based sources. Click the links below to begin.


U.S.--Trends: Youth Indicators 1996

International--Education in States and Nations

UNICEF State of the World's Children 2004 - The State of the World’s Children 2004 focuses on girls’ education and its relationship to all other development goals and to the promise of Education For All. It presents a multi-layered case for investing in girls’ education as a strategic way to ensure the rights of both boys and girls and to advance a country’s development agenda.


Media and Education

Pew Internet Project - This is an excellent source for information on internet use in the US

Keiser Family Foundation - Detailed information about children's use of media



U.S. Digest of Education Statistics - the purpose of the Digest of Education Statistics is to provide a compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of American education from prekindergarten through graduate school. The Digest includes a selection of data from many sources, both government and private, and draws especially on the results of surveys and activities carried out by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

U.S. Statistical Abstract of the U.S. 2005 - The National Data Book contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also your Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.

UNESCO Statistics on Education - Global and internationally comparable statistics on education, science, technology, culture and communication.

The Education Trust - The Education Trust provides statistics and resources that help teachers improve instruction in their classrooms. The Ed Trust's work focuses on improving the education of all students, and particularly those students whom the system has traditionally left behind.


Condition of Education

U.S.--Education At A Glance: Concise statistics on a variety of education issues

International--Education Indicators

International--UNESCO Statistics on Education

What's Right with Public Schools



social media


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