NC LIVE Community of Interest FTE Counts

COIFTE% of total FTE
Public libraries507,79751.56%
Community colleges182,59618.54%
Public universities209,40221.26%
Independent colleges & universities85,1548.65%

Notes on sources of FTE data:

Public libraries - NC LIVE defines public library "FTE" as 5% of the library service population: 10,155,942. Source: North Carolina Office of State Budget and Management, 2016 Certified County Population Estimates. (link)

Community colleges - Curriculum Annual Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) 2016-2017. (link)

Public universities - FTE Enrollment (subtotal 2016) from Interactive Data Dashboards: Enrollment. Enrollment Trends by Level tab; Enrollment Measure: Full-Time Equivalent Enrollment. (link)

Independent colleges & universities - FTE data provided by North Carolina Independent Colleges & Universities (NCICU) research staff. (link)