Table 9
 
                         CSU Systemwide First-Time Freshmen From California High Schools
                                          by Ethnic Group, from Fall 1990
 
                                                        Number 
 

  Ethnic Group           1990     1991     1992     1993     1994     1995     1996     1997     1998     1999
                                                                                                                                     
  African American      2,048    1,992    1,754    1,651    1,993    2,077    2,393    2,367    2,115    2,197
                                                                                                                                     
  American Indian         243      229      187      215      248      318      270      281      243      255
                                                                                                                                     
  Asian American        4,674    4,339    3,772    3,654    3,879    3,795    3,977    4,172    4,350    4,849
                                                                                                                                     
  Filipino              1,645    1,368    1,126    1,119    1,320    1,610    1,811    1,885    2,008    2,045
                                                                                                                                     
  Mexican American      3,896    4,055    3,714    4,015    4,624    5,064    5,380    5,504    5,516    5,794
                                                                                                                                     
  Other Latino          1,071    1,239    1,120    1,119    1,448    1,702    1,784    1,743    1,730    1,904
                                                                                                                                     
  Pacific Islander        129       94      122      101      109      135      141      155      158      172
                                                                                                                                     
  White, Non-Latino    12,339   10,684    8,334    7,606    8,465    9,461   10,282   10,122   11,099   11,935
                                                                                                                                     
  Total Identified     26,045   24,000   20,129   19,480   22,086   24,162   26,038   26,229   27,219   29,151
                                                                                                                                     
  Unknown               1,698    1,598    1,332    1,419    1,591    2,098    2,719    3,020    3,331    4,384
                                                                                                                                     
  Non-Resident Alien      433      422      476      479      678      318      305      281      296      318
                                                                                                                                     
  All Groups           28,176   26,020   21,937   21,378   24,355   26,578   29,062   29,530   30,846   33,853
 
                                                                                                                                     
 
                                                        Percent

                                                                                                                                     
  African American        7.9      8.3      8.7      8.5      9.0      8.6      9.2      9.0      7.8      7.5
                                                                                                                                     
  American Indian         0.9      1.0      0.9      1.1      1.1      1.3      1.0      1.1      0.9      0.9
                                                                                                                                     
  Asian American         17.9     18.1     18.7     18.8     17.6     15.7     15.3     15.9     16.0     16.6
                                                                                                                                     
  Filipino                6.3      5.7      5.6      5.7      6.0      6.7      7.0      7.2      7.4      7.0
                                                                                                                                     
  Mexican American       15.0     16.9     18.5     20.6     20.9     21.0     20.7     21.0     20.3     19.9
                                                                                                                                     
  Other Latino            4.1      5.2      5.6      5.7      6.6      7.0      6.9      6.6      6.4      6.5
                                                                                                                                     
  Pacific Islander        0.5      0.4      0.6      0.5      0.5      0.6      0.5      0.6      0.6      0.6
                                                                                                                                     
  White, Non-Latino      47.4     44.5     41.4     39.0     38.3     39.2     39.5     38.6     40.8     40.9
                                                                                                                                     
  Total Identified       92.4     92.2     91.8     91.1     90.7     90.9     89.6     88.8     88.2     86.1
                                                                                                                                     
  Unknown                 6.0      6.1      6.1      6.6      6.5      7.9      9.4     10.2     10.8     13.0
                                                                                                                                     
  Non-Resident Alien      1.5      1.6      2.2      2.2      2.8      1.2      1.0      1.0      1.0      0.9
                                                                                                                                     
  All Groups            100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0