PARCONTR: Amount parent contrib. towards college

How much will your parent/guardian or other relative contribute towards your education this academic year? Please give your best estimate if not sure.

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
0 No financial support 50.3%
1 Less than $500 593.2%
2 $500 to $1000 21411.5%
3 $1001 to $2000 1538.2%
4 $2001 to $3000 945.1%
5 $3001 to $5000 1116.0%
6 $5001 to $7000 412.2%
7 $7001 to $10,000 593.2%
8 $10,001 to $15,000 191.0%
9 More than $15,000 251.3%
Missing Data
-5 Missing Data 452.4%
-4 Logical Skip 1,03255.6%
Total 1,857 100%

Based upon 780 valid cases out of 1,857 total cases.

Location: 964-965 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -5 , -4 , -3

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Gates Millennium Scholars Program (GMS) Cohort 5, 2004-2009 .

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.

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