FALL ENROLLMENT BY METRO COUNTY AND YEAR, GPC FALL 1986-1998*

COUNTY

Fall 1986… Fall 1994 Fall 1995 Fall 1996 Fall 1997 Fall 1998* % Change
# % # % # % # % # % # % 97 to 98
Cherokee 15 0.2% 103 0.6% 86 0.5% 72 0.5% 55 0.4% 54 0.4% -1.82%
Clayton 29 0.3% 191 1.2% 208 1.3% 196 1.2% 177 1.1% 172 1.2% -2.82%
Cobb 167 1.9% 1,089 6.8% 1,014 6.3% 746 4.8% 670 4.3% 605 4.3% -9.70%
DeKalb 3,775 43.0% 5,650 35.1% 5,653 35.2% 4,540 28.9% 4,315 27.9% 3,709 26.3% -14.04%
Forsyth 25 0.3% 127 0.8% 135 0.8% 127 0.8% 125 0.8% 87 0.6% -30.40%
Fulton 907 10.3% 2,825 17.6% 2,833 17.6% 2,302 14.7% 2,324 15.0% 2,101 14.9% -9.60%
Gwinnett 912 10.4% 4,398 27.3% 4,424 27.5% 3,847 24.5% 3,765 24.3% 3,457 24.5% -8.18%
Henry 21 0.2% 99 0.6% 84 0.5% 82 0.5% 78 0.5% 71 0.5% -8.97%
Newton 71 0.8% 217 1.3% 231 1.4% 214 1.4% 214 1.4% 209 1.5% -2.34%
Rockdale 195 2.2% 575 3.6% 587 3.7% 540 3.4% 552 3.6% 562 4.0% 1.81%
Walton 55 0.6% 206 1.3% 233 1.4% 252 1.6% 243 1.6% 231 1.6% -4.94%
Other-In-State 85 1.0% 375 2.3% 377 2.3% 370 2.4% 352 2.3% 317 2.3% -9.94%
Out-of-State 2,529 28.8% 236 1.5% 208 1.3% 2,402 15.3% 2,598 16.8% 2,510 17.8% -3.39%
TOTAL 8,786 100% 16,091 100% 16,073 100% 15,690 100% 15,468 100% 14,085 100% -8.94%

* GPC, converted to semester system
Source: PAPER