Table 9
 
                         CSU Systemwide First-Time Freshmen From California High Schools
                                          by Ethnic Group, from Fall 1991
 
                                                        Number 
 

  Ethnic Group           1991     1992     1993     1994     1995     1996     1997     1998     1999     2000
                                                                                                                                     
  African American      1,992    1,754    1,651    1,993    2,077    2,393    2,367    2,115    2,197    2,302
                                                                                                                                     
  American Indian         229      187      215      248      318      270      281      243      255      244
                                                                                                                                     
  Asian American        4,339    3,772    3,654    3,879    3,795    3,977    4,172    4,350    4,849    5,145
                                                                                                                                     
  Filipino              1,368    1,126    1,119    1,320    1,610    1,811    1,885    2,008    2,045    2,041
                                                                                                                                     
  Mexican American      4,055    3,714    4,015    4,624    5,064    5,380    5,504    5,516    5,794    5,981
                                                                                                                                     
  Other Latino          1,239    1,120    1,119    1,448    1,702    1,784    1,743    1,730    1,904    2,154
                                                                                                                                     
  Pacific Islander         94      122      101      109      135      141      155      158      172      188
                                                                                                                                     
  White, Non-Latino    10,684    8,334    7,606    8,465    9,461   10,282   10,122   11,099   11,935   13,175
                                                                                                                                     
  Total Identified     24,000   20,129   19,480   22,086   24,162   26,038   26,229   27,219   29,151   31,230
                                                                                                                                     
  Unknown               1,598    1,332    1,419    1,591    2,098    2,719    3,020    3,331    4,384    3,948
                                                                                                                                     
  Non-Resident Alien      422      476      479      678      318      305      281      296      318      342
                                                                                                                                     
  All Groups           26,020   21,937   21,378   24,355   26,578   29,062   29,530   30,846   33,853   35,520
 
                                                                                                                                     
 
                                                        Percent

                                                                                                                                     
  African American        8.3      8.7      8.5      9.0      8.6      9.2      9.0      7.8      7.5      7.4
                                                                                                                                     
  American Indian         1.0      0.9      1.1      1.1      1.3      1.0      1.1      0.9      0.9      0.8
                                                                                                                                     
  Asian American         18.1     18.7     18.8     17.6     15.7     15.3     15.9     16.0     16.6     16.5
                                                                                                                                     
  Filipino                5.7      5.6      5.7      6.0      6.7      7.0      7.2      7.4      7.0      6.5
                                                                                                                                     
  Mexican American       16.9     18.5     20.6     20.9     21.0     20.7     21.0     20.3     19.9     19.2
                                                                                                                                     
  Other Latino            5.2      5.6      5.7      6.6      7.0      6.9      6.6      6.4      6.5      6.9
                                                                                                                                     
  Pacific Islander        0.4      0.6      0.5      0.5      0.6      0.5      0.6      0.6      0.6      0.6
                                                                                                                                     
  White, Non-Latino      44.5     41.4     39.0     38.3     39.2     39.5     38.6     40.8     40.9     42.2
                                                                                                                                     
  Total Identified       92.2     91.8     91.1     90.7     90.9     89.6     88.8     88.2     86.1     87.9
                                                                                                                                     
  Unknown                 6.1      6.1      6.6      6.5      7.9      9.4     10.2     10.8     13.0     11.1
                                                                                                                                     
  Non-Resident Alien      1.6      2.2      2.2      2.8      1.2      1.0      1.0      1.0      0.9      1.0
                                                                                                                                     
  All Groups            100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0