Line graph with 4 lines and 44 points per line.

Certification status of average daily school breakfast participants, fiscal 1969-2012

Million participants
Line 1, Reduced price.
Point 1, 1969 is No data.
Point 2, 1970 is No data.
Point 3, 1971 is No data.
Point 4, 1972 is No data.
Point 5, 1973 is No data.
Point 6, 1974 is No data.
Point 7, 1975 is 0.04.
Point 8, 1976 is 0.06.
Point 9, 1977 is 0.11.
Point 10, 1978 is 0.16.
Point 11, 1979 is 0.21.
Point 12, 1980 is 0.25.
Point 13, 1981 is 0.25.
Point 14, 1982 is 0.16.
Point 15, 1983 is 0.15.
Point 16, 1984 is 0.15.
Point 17, 1985 is 0.16.
Point 18, 1986 is 0.16.
Point 19, 1987 is 0.17.
Point 20, 1988 is 0.18.
Point 21, 1989 is 0.20.
Point 22, 1990 is 0.22.
Point 23, 1991 is 0.25.
Point 24, 1992 is 0.26.
Point 25, 1993 is 0.28.
Point 26, 1994 is 0.32.
Point 27, 1995 is 0.37.
Point 28, 1996 is 0.41.
Point 29, 1997 is 0.45.
Point 30, 1998 is 0.50.
Point 31, 1999 is 0.56.
Point 32, 2000 is 0.61.
Point 33, 2001 is 0.67.
Point 34, 2002  is 0.70.
Point 35, 2003 is 0.74.
Point 36, 2004 is 0.80.
Point 37, 2005 is 0.86.
Point 38, 2006 is 0.92.
Point 39, 2007 is 0.99.
Point 40, 2008 is 1.04.
Point 41, 2009 is 1.07.
Point 42, 2010 is 1.05.
Point 43, 2011 is 0.98.
Point 44, 2012 is 1.04.
Line 2, Full price.
Point 1, 1969 is No data.
Point 2, 1970 is No data.
Point 3, 1971 is 0.20.
Point 4, 1972 is 0.23.
Point 5, 1973 is 0.20.
Point 6, 1974 is 0.24.
Point 7, 1975 is 0.33.
Point 8, 1976 is 0.37.
Point 9, 1977 is 0.36.
Point 10, 1978 is 0.42.
Point 11, 1979 is 0.54.
Point 12, 1980 is 0.56.
Point 13, 1981 is 0.51.
Point 14, 1982 is 0.36.
Point 15, 1983 is 0.34.
Point 16, 1984 is 0.37.
Point 17, 1985 is 0.40.
Point 18, 1986 is 0.41.
Point 19, 1987 is 0.43.
Point 20, 1988 is 0.47.
Point 21, 1989 is 0.51.
Point 22, 1990 is 0.55.
Point 23, 1991 is 0.57.
Point 24, 1992 is 0.60.
Point 25, 1993 is 0.66.
Point 26, 1994 is 0.75.
Point 27, 1995 is 0.85.
Point 28, 1996 is 0.91.
Point 29, 1997 is 0.95.
Point 30, 1998 is 1.01.
Point 31, 1999 is 1.10.
Point 32, 2000 is 1.21.
Point 33, 2001 is 1.32.
Point 34, 2002  is 1.41.
Point 35, 2003 is 1.47.
Point 36, 2004 is 1.58.
Point 37, 2005 is 1.70.
Point 38, 2006 is 1.86.
Point 39, 2007 is 2.02.
Point 40, 2008 is 2.08.
Point 41, 2009 is 2.01.
Point 42, 2010 is 1.94.
Point 43, 2011 is 20.
Point 44, 2012 is 2.04.
Line 3, Free.
Point 1, 1969 is No data.
Point 2, 1970 is No data.
Point 3, 1971 is 0.60.
Point 4, 1972 is 0.81.
Point 5, 1973 is 0.99.
Point 6, 1974 is 1.14.
Point 7, 1975 is 1.45.
Point 8, 1976 is 1.76.
Point 9, 1977 is 2.02.
Point 10, 1978 is 2.23.
Point 11, 1979 is 2.56.
Point 12, 1980 is 2.79.
Point 13, 1981 is 3.05.
Point 14, 1982 is 2.80.
Point 15, 1983 is 2.87.
Point 16, 1984 is 2.91.
Point 17, 1985 is 2.88.
Point 18, 1986 is 2.93.
Point 19, 1987 is 3.01.
Point 20, 1988 is 3.03.
Point 21, 1989 is 3.11.
Point 22, 1990 is 3.30.
Point 23, 1991 is 3.61.
Point 24, 1992 is 4.05.
Point 25, 1993 is 4.41.
Point 26, 1994 is 4.76.
Point 27, 1995 is 5.10.
Point 28, 1996 is 5.27.
Point 29, 1997 is 5.52.
Point 30, 1998 is 5.64.
Point 31, 1999 is 5.71.
Point 32, 2000 is 5.73.
Point 33, 2001 is 5.80.
Point 34, 2002  is 6.03.
Point 35, 2003 is 6.22.
Point 36, 2004 is 6.51.
Point 37, 2005 is 6.81.
Point 38, 2006 is 7.02.
Point 39, 2007 is 7.24.
Point 40, 2008 is 7.45.
Point 41, 2009 is 7.99.
Point 42, 2010 is 8.68.
Point 43, 2011 is 9.20.
Point 44, 2012 is 9.76.
Line 4, Total.
Point 1, 1969 is 0.22.
Point 2, 1970 is 0.45.
Point 3, 1971 is 0.80.
Point 4, 1972 is 1.04.
Point 5, 1973 is 1.19.
Point 6, 1974 is 1.37.
Point 7, 1975 is 1.82.
Point 8, 1976 is 2.20.
Point 9, 1977 is 2.49.
Point 10, 1978 is 2.80.
Point 11, 1979 is 3.32.
Point 12, 1980 is 3.60.
Point 13, 1981 is 3.81.
Point 14, 1982 is 3.32.
Point 15, 1983 is 3.36.
Point 16, 1984 is 3.43.
Point 17, 1985 is 3.44.
Point 18, 1986 is 3.50.
Point 19, 1987 is 3.61.
Point 20, 1988 is 3.68.
Point 21, 1989 is 3.81.
Point 22, 1990 is 4.07.
Point 23, 1991 is 4.44.
Point 24, 1992 is 4.92.
Point 25, 1993 is 5.36.
Point 26, 1994 is 5.83.
Point 27, 1995 is 6.32.
Point 28, 1996 is 6.58.
Point 29, 1997 is 6.92.
Point 30, 1998 is 7.14.
Point 31, 1999 is 7.37.
Point 32, 2000 is 7.55.
Point 33, 2001 is 7.79.
Point 34, 2002  is 8.14.
Point 35, 2003 is 8.43.
Point 36, 2004 is 8.90.
Point 37, 2005 is 9.37.
Point 38, 2006 is 9.80.
Point 39, 2007 is 10.24.
Point 40, 2008 is 10.57.
Point 41, 2009 is 11.70.
Point 42, 2010 is 11.67.
Point 43, 2011 is 12.18.
Point 44, 2012 is 12.85.

Notes: Fiscal year numbers are averages of daily participation during full-time school months, excluding June, July, and August. All numbers are subject to revision.

Source: Prepared by ERS using data from USDA, Food and Nutrition Service.

Data as of March 2013.