Common Core of Data: Public Education Agency Universe, 1987-1988 (ICPSR 2424)
Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics
This dataset contains records for each public elementary and secondary education agency in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and United States territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands), as reported to the National Center for Education Statistics by the state education agencies. Each record provides state and federal identification numbers, agency's name, address, and telephone number, county name and FIPS code, agency type code, student counts, graduates and other completers counts, and other codes for selected characteristics of the agency. Information on grade span and on the number of schools, classroom teachers, and staff is also included in most cases.
Series: Common Core of Data (CCD) Series
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U.S. Dept. of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. COMMON CORE OF DATA: PUBLIC EDUCATION AGENCY UNIVERSE, 1987-1988. ICPSR version. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Education, National Center for Education Statistics [producer], 1988. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1999. doi:10.3886/ICPSR02424.v1
Persistent URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02424.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: demographic characteristics, elementary schools, high school graduates, high schools, junior high schools, middle schools, noninstructional staff, public schools, school districts, school enrollments, Metropolitan Statistical Areas, students, teachers
Date of Collection:
Universe: All public elementary and secondary education agencies in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and United States territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands).
Data Types: census/enumeration data
Data Collection Notes:
The codebook and data collection instrument are provided as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided through the ICPSR Website on the Internet.
Extent of Processing: ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:
- Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.
Original ICPSR Release: 1999-09-15
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