Table 20
 
                      First-Time Freshmen From California Public High Schools by Ethnicity*
                                             Fall 2001 to Fall 2010
                                              
                                                   Number
 

  Ethnic Group           2001     2002     2003     2004     2005     2006     2007     2008     2009     2010
  African American      2,306    2,259    2,296    2,348    2,846    3,241    3,469    3,271    2,563    2,360
  American Indian         203      262      231      212      232      278      324      322      117      126
  Asian Only            5,001    4,878    4,540    4,773    5,378    5,596    5,907    5,702    5,414    5,613
  Filipino              1,722    1,729    1,759    1,781    2,153    2,306    2,443    2,451    2,024    1,871
  Mexican American      5,812    5,885    6,012    6,578    7,753    8,752    9,531   10,655   12,295   12,696
  Other Latino          1,980    1,999    2,074    2,319    2,735    3,168    3,478    3,792    3,553    3,581
  Pacific Islander        182      198      213      254      260      363      353      381      167      173
  White                12,184   12,384   12,695   12,924   13,705   14,759   15,309   15,236   13,655   12,099
  Two or More Races         0        0        0        0        0        0        0        0        0    2,139
  Unknown               3,510    3,748    3,615    2,988    3,177    3,293    3,733    3,507    4,568    1,564
  Non-Resident Alien      277      467      478      444      629      759      799      570      542      516
  All Groups           33,177   33,809   33,913   34,621   38,868   42,515   45,346   45,887   44,898   42,738
 
                                                                                                                                     
 
                                                   Percent

  African American        7.0      6.7      6.8      6.8      7.3      7.6      7.7      7.1      5.7      5.5
  American Indian         0.6      0.8      0.7      0.6      0.6      0.7      0.7      0.7      0.3      0.3
  Asian Only             15.1     14.4     13.4     13.8     13.8     13.2     13.0     12.4     12.1     13.1
  Filipino                5.2      5.1      5.2      5.1      5.5      5.4      5.4      5.3      4.5      4.4
  Mexican American       17.5     17.4     17.7     19.0     19.9     20.6     21.0     23.2     27.4     29.7
  Other Latino            6.0      5.9      6.1      6.7      7.0      7.5      7.7      8.3      7.9      8.4
  Pacific Islander        0.5      0.6      0.6      0.7      0.7      0.9      0.8      0.8      0.4      0.4
  White                  36.7     36.6     37.4     37.3     35.3     34.7     33.8     33.2     30.4     28.3
  Two or More Races       0.0      0.0      0.0      0.0      0.0      0.0      0.0      0.0      0.0      5.0
  Unknown                10.6     11.1     10.7      8.6      8.2      7.7      8.2      7.6     10.2      3.7
  Non-Resident Alien      0.8      1.4      1.4      1.3      1.6      1.8      1.8      1.2      1.2      1.2
  All Groups            100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0    100.0
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                                     
                      * Percents for ethnic groups are based on Total All Groups counts                                              
                                                    

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