Participant Demographics

In its first three years, the CAC inspired Over 8,800 students to code functional applications which run on desktop/PCs, on the web, on tablets, on mobiles, etc.

National reach

2018 growth for women and girl participants The 2017 CAC reached…

  • 42 states and 2 U.S. territories
  • 225 Congressional Districts

Participant demographics*

  • Over 8,000 students signed up for App Challenges
  • 8% live in rural America
  • 33% are girls
  • Underrepresented minorities:
    • 14% were Hispanic
    • 11% were African-American
    • 3% were American Indian or Alaskan Native¬†
*based on self-identification in 2017 exit survey