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Expenditure per Pupil in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools

Find the average amount of money spent per student in the U.S.

1959–60 1969–70 1979–80 1989–90 1994–95 1996–97 1997–98 1998–99 1999–2000 2000–01 2001–02 2005–06 2012–13
$375 $816 $2,272 $4,980 $5,989 $6,393 $6,676 $7,013 $7,394 $7,898 $8,203 $9,138 $10,700
Source: U.S. Dept. of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics 2007; U.S. Census Bureau 2015.

Elementary and High School Education