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State and Local Higher Education Spending Per Capita, 2007 Excel file

Rank
State
State & Local
Government
Higher Education
Expenditures Per Capita
   
Rank
State
State & Local
Government
Higher Education
Expenditures Per Capita
1 Vermont $1,146   26 Arkansas $729
2 North Dakota $1,119   27 Indiana $726
3 Wyoming $1,028   28 Kentucky $708
4 Delaware $1,000   29 Minnesota $708
5 New Mexico $998   30 Texas $685
6 Utah $969   31 South Carolina $676
7 Iowa $948   32 Ohio $652
8 North Carolina $924   33 Idaho $619
9 Alaska $918   34 Arizona $618
10 Alabama $866   35 Louisiana $615
11 Kansas $863   36 Connecticut $605
12 Wisconsin $862   37 Illinois $598
13 Nebraska $844   38 South Dakota $585
14 Michigan $840   39 New Hampshire $583
15 Hawaii $807   40 Massachusetts $572
16 Oregon $797   41 Maine $572
17 Washington $794   42 Missouri $565
18 Mississippi $789   43 New York $562
19 Montana $788   44 Pennsylvania $550
20 Oklahoma $785   45 New Jersey $550
21 Virginia $775   46 Nevada $543
22 Maryland $770   47 Rhode Island $536
23 West Virginia $759   48 Georgia $503
24 California $737   49 Tennessee $491
25 Colorado $734   50 Florida $447
Source: Office of Financial Management, State of Washington.