The United States is expeiencing a dramatic shift in the male-female population on college campuses. In Utah, if the most recent five-year trend continues, women will be a majority on campuses by 1992.

Female enrollment in institutions of higher educationYear U.S. Utah

1967 40% 43%

1972 43% 41%

1977 49% 43%

1982 52% 43%

1987 54% 47%

Source: Statistical abstracts of the United States