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Public Schools in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Public Schools in the US

Given operators' reliance on government funding, institutions in the Public Schools industry were unable to avoid state government budgetary problems that persisted during the sluggish economic recovery in the beginning of the five years to 2017. Federal funds helped soften this blow, but were unable to completely cover school budgets. Budget deficits, however, are expected to narrow over the next five years, resulting in renewed funding for public schools. Revenue is anticipated to increase over the five years to 2017. Over the five years to 2022, the Public Schools industry will likely experience a large degree of change under the Trump administration. Despite uncertainty surrounding federal funding and regulation, the industry is expected to grow at a steady rate over the five years to 2022.

The Public Schools industry includes elementary and secondary schools supported by government funds to provide free education for a community or district’s children from kindergarten through grade 12. Public schools all operate on a nonprofit basis.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Number of K-12 students
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2017)
    • Table Business Locations 2017
    • Table Distribution of revenue vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
    • Table Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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