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Table 17.- Amount opended for common schools each year since 1869–70.

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$63, 396, 666 69, 107, 612 74, 234, 476 76, 238, 464 80, 054, 286 83,504,007 83,082,578 79, 439, 826 79, 083, 260 76, 192, 375 78,094, 687 83, 642, 964 88, 990, 466 96, 750, 003 103, 212, 837 110, 328, 375 113, 322, 545 115, 783, 890 124, 244, 911 132,539, 783 140, 506, 715 147, 494, 809 155, 817,012 164, 171, 057 172, 502, 843 175, 809, 279 183, 498, 965 187, 682, 269 194, 292, 911 200, 154, 697 214, 964, 618 227,522, 827 238, 262, 299 251, 457, 625

Expended forSites, build

Teachers' ings, furni- and superinture, etc.

tendents'
salaries.

$37,832, 566
42,580, 853
45, 935, 681
47,932, 650
50,785, 656
54, 722, 250
55, 358, 166
54, 973, 776
56, 155, 133
54, 639, 731
55, 942, 972
58,012, 463
60,594,933
64, 798, 859
68, 384, 275
72,878, 993
76, 270, 434
78,639, 964
83, 022, 562
87,568, 306
91,836, 484
96, 303, 069
100, 298, 256
104,560, 339
109, 202, 405
113, 872, 388
117, 139, 841
119, 310, 503
124, 192, 270
129, 345, 873
137,687, 746
143, 378, 507
151, 443, 681
157, 110, 108

$23, 395, 624
26, 207, 041
26, 448, 047
29, 344, 559
30, 294, 130
30,007, 688
29, 436, 940
32,590, 112
32, 376, 476
31, 415, 233
31, 229, 308
35, 450, 820
39, 872, 278
39,962, 863
46, 289, 074

a Subject to correction.

TABLE 18.-(1) School expenditure per capita of population; (2) same per capita of

average attendance.

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.80

.55

. 55

.87

1870-71 1871-72 1872–73 1873–74 1874-75 1875-76 1876-77 1877-78 1878-73 1879-80 1880-81 1881-82 1882-83 1883-84 1884-85 1885-86 1886-87 1887-88 1888-89 1889-90 1890-91 1891-92 1892-93 1893-94 1894-95 1895-96 1896-97 1897-98 1898-99 1899-1900 1900-1901 1901-2 1902-3 a.

$1.75 $2.38 | $0.63 $0.73 $2.14 $2.15 $15.20 $18.31 $10.27 $9.06 $14,87 $21.87 1.83 2. 40 .68 .81 2.31 2. 27

15. 93 18.86 10. 46 9.08 16. 36 23. 57 1.84 2. 44 .68 .74 2.31 2.42 16.06 19.89 9. 25

8. 39 16.53 25.04 1.88 2.51 .76 .68 2. 38

2. 40 15. 85 19.89 9. 01 7.55 16.57 24. 36 1.91 2.55

.73

2, 36 2. 76 15. 91 20.17 8.98 7.51 16. 69 26.85 1.85 2. 45 79 2.37 2. 78 15.70 19.14 8. 65 6.70 16. 91

26. 35 1.72 2. 29 .72 .51 2.21 2.61

14.64 17.89 7. 68 6. 25 15. 93 24. 69 1. 67 2. 15 . 70 .56 2. 14 2. 73 13. 67 16. 55 7.21

5.98

15.08 25. 82 1.56 2. 03 .63 .55 2.00 2.53 12.97 16.05 6. 76 5.65 14.22 23. 39 1.56 1.97 .68

2. 03 2.41 12. 71 15. 64 6.60 5.40 14. 39 22. 59 1. 63 2.08 72 .58 2.09 2.54 13. 61 17.14 7. 22 5.72 16. 19 23. 81 1.70 2. 11 .78 .64 2. 19

2.59 14.05 17.35 7.63 6. 25 15. 79 24. 32 1.80 2. 22 .82 .68 2. 34 2. 74

14.55 18. 17 7. 46 6.17 16. 69 25. 39 1.88 2. 25 .84 .74 2. 48 2. 83 14. 63 18. 87 7.44 6. 26 16. 90 24. 69 1.96 2. 38 .88

.82

2.53 2.90 15. 12 19.19 7.32 6.74 17.53 26. 31 1.97 2. 36 88 2.54 2.88 15.06 19.11 7. 33

6.93 17.45 25. 52 1.97 2. 35

. 90 .87 2.55 2.76 15.07 19. 38 7.33 6.88 17. 45 24. 85 2.07 2. 48 .95 .87 2. 68 2. 96 15. 71 20.60 7.61 6. 60 18. 29 27. 38 2.17 2. 59 .98 .94 2. 76 3.28 16. 55 21.64 7.77 7.12 19. 30 29. 37 2. 24 2. 76 .99 .97 2. 81

3. 37 17. 23 23.58 7.78 7.28 19. 70 30.57 2. 31 2. 78 1.06 1.04 2.85 3.91 17.54 23. 66 8.52 7.78 19.42 33. 42 2. 40 2. 90 1.06 1.07 2.94 4. 20 18. 20 24.89 8.74 7.82 20, 13 33.56 2. 48 3. 02 1.09

1.06

3. 06 4.20 18. 58 25.01 8. 65 7.72 20. 62 33. 57 2.55 3. 13 1.12 1.09 3. 23 3.77 18. 62 26. 21 8.61 7.58 21. 29 29.06 2.55 3. 28 1.11 1.09 3. 13 3. 67 18. 41 26.84

8. 58

7.69 20. 26 27.32 2. 62

3.49 1. 13 1.10 3. 12 3. 73 18. 76 28. 45 8.87 7.60 20.09 27.16 2. 63 3. 65 1.17 1.04

3.06 3.56 18. 67 28. 77 9. 32 7.09 19. 75 25. 86 2, 67 3.75 1. 19 1.03 3.07 3.81 18. 76 29.34 8.97 7.09 19.47 28. 29 2. 70 3. 71 1.24 1.04 3. 15 3.84 19. 38 29.28 9. 96 7.17 20. 62 28.50 2. 84 3. 99 1. 24 1.08 3. 27 4.21 20. 21 31. 82 9. 61 7. 32 21. 12 30.98 2. 94

4. 20 1.28 1.10 3. 38 4.25 21. 23 33. 70 9.53 7.78 22. 46 30.93 3.03 4.22 1.33 1. 16 3.52 4.62 21.53 33. 39 9.91

8.16 22. 83 32. 26 3. 15 4.44 1.34 1.22 3. 61 4.80 22.75 35. 19 10.17 8.92 23.98 32.85

a Subject to correction.

TABLE 19. — Wealth and school expenditure, 1880 and 1890.

State or Territory.

True valuation of real and

personal property, a

Expenditure for public
schools (excluding

debt paid).

Expended for public schools on each $100 of true valuation of all real and personal

property.

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27.1 26.0 26.8 29.6 17.6 25.8 20.5 23.1 20.9

15.7 17.6 26.4 18.6 27.3 12,2 11.2 14.0 13.3

United States. $43, 642,000,000 $64, 829, 040, 611 $78,094,687 $140, 506,715
North Atlantic Division ... 17, 533,000,000 21, 435, 491, 864 28,538, 058 48, 023, 492
South Atlantic Division... 3,759,000,000 5, 132, 980, 666 5, 130, 492 8,767, 165
South Central Division 3,882,000,000 6, 193, 230, 433 4,872, 829 10,678, 680
North Central Division 16, 186,000,000 25,255, 915,549 35, 285, 635
Western Division ...

62, 823, 563
2, 282,000,000 6,811, 422, 099 4, 267, 673 10, 213, 815
North Atlantic Division:
Maine.

511,000,000 489, 134, 128 1,067, 991 1,327,553 New Hampshire

363,000,000 325, 128, 740 565, 339 6844, 333 Vermont.

302, 000, 000 265, 567, 323 446, 217 711,072 Massachusetts

2, 623,000,000 2, 803, 645, 447 4,983, 900 Rhode Island

8, 286,062 400,000,000 504, 162, 352 526, 112 884, 966 Connecticut

779,000,000 835, 120, 219 1, 408, 375 2, 157,014 New York.

6,308,000,000 8,576, 701, 991 10, 296, 977 17, 543, 880 New Jersey

1, 305, 000, 000 1, 445, 285, 114 1,873, 465 03, 340, 190 Pennyelvania.

4,942,000,000 6,190, 746, 550 Bouth Atlantic Division:

7,369, 682 12, 928, 422 Delaware

136,000,000 175, 678, 795 207, 281 275,000 Maryland.

837,000,000 1,085, 473, 048 1,544, 367 1, 910, 663 District of Columbia 220,000,000 343,596, 733 438, 567 905, 777 Virginia

707,000,000 862, 318, 070 946, 109 1,604, 509 West Virginia

350,000,000 438, 954, 881 707,553 1, 198, 493 North Carolina.

461,000,000 584, 148, 999 376, 062 714, 900 South Carolina.

322,000,000 400, 911, 303 324, 629 450, 936 Georgia

606, 000, 000 852, 409, 449 471, 029 1, 190, 354 Florida

120,000,000 389, 489, 388 114, 895 516, 533 Bouth Central Division: Kentucky.

902, 000, 000 1, 172, 232, 313 1,069, 030 2, 140, 678 Tennessee

705,000,000 887, 956, 143 744, 180 1,526, 241 Alabama.

428,000,000 622, 773, 504 500,000 890, 000 Mississippi

354, 000, 000 454, 242, 688 830, 705 1, 109, 575 Louisiana.

382, 000, 000 495, 301, 597 411, 858 Texas.

817, 110 825, 000,000 2, 105, 576, 766 1,030,000 3,178, 300 Arkansas 286,000,000 455, 147, 422

287,056 Oklahoma

1,016, 776
Indian Territory
North Central Division:
Ohio

3, 238,000,000 3,951, 382, 384 7,166,963 Indiana

10,602, 238 1,681,000,000 2,095, 176, 626 4, 491, 850 5, 245, 218 Illinois.

3, 210,000,000 5,066,751, 719 7,014, 092 11, 645, 126 Michigan

1,580,000,000 2,095, 016, 272 2, 775, 917 5, 349, 366 Wisconsin.

1, 139,000,000 1, 833, 308,523 2,177,023 3,801, 212 Minnesota

792, 000, 000 1,691, 851, 927 1, 328, 429 4, 187, 310 Iowa

1, 721,000,000 2, 287, 348, 333 4, 484, 043 6,382, 953 Missouri

1,562, 000, 000 2,397, 902, 945 2,675, 364 5, 434, 262 North Dakota

118,000,000 337,006, 506 South Dakota

626, 949

245,000 425, 141, 299

1, 199, 630 Nebraska

385,000,000 1,275,685, 514 1,108, 617 3, 376, 332 Kansas..

760,000,000 1,799, 343, 501 1,818, 337 Western Division:

4,972, 967 Montana..

40,000,000 453, 135, 209 78, 730 Wyoming

364, 084 54,000,000 169, 773, 710 28, 505 225,000 Colorado

240,000,000 1, 145, 712, 267 395, 227 1,681, 379 New Mexico

49,000,000 231, 459, 897 28, 973 85,000 Arizona

41,000,000 188,880, 976 61, 172 181, 914 Utah

114,000,000 349, 411, 234 132, 194 394, 685 Nevada

156,000,000 180, 323, 668 220, 245 161, 481 Idaho.

29,000,000 207, 896,591 38, 411 169, 020 Washington

62,000,000 760, 698, 726 112, 615 958, 111 Oregon

154,000,000 590, 396, 194 307, 031 805, 979 California..

1,343,000,000 2,533, 733, 627 2,864,571 5,187,162

18.3 17.2 14.3 24.4 16.5 15.1 22.3

26.8 25.0 23.0 25.5 20.7 24.7 27.9 22.7 18.6 28.2 26.5 27.6

8.0 13.3 14.7 3.7 9.6 11.3 9.0 8.1 12.6 13.7 20.5

a From United States census reports.

b Includes debt paid, if any.

¢ Amount of revenue.

DIAGRAM 5.— Number of secondary students in public and private secondary schools.

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Diagram 6.- Per cent of population enrolled as secondary students in private and public

secondary schools for a series of years.

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