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V12: EDUCATION

Item 7 Highest grade completed prior to this admission to prison.

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 8th grade or less 46,97710.1%
2 Some high school (grade unspecified) 20.0%
3 9th grade 32,2476.9%
4 10th grade 42,6939.2%
5 11th grade 43,0189.2%
6 12th grade or GED 72,61515.6%
7 Some college 17,7303.8%
8 College degree 2,8610.6%
9 Special/ungraded 1,5280.3%
Missing Data
95 Illegal entry 30.0%
98 Blank 39,7918.5%
99 Unknown 166,29435.7%
Total 465,759 100%

Based upon 259,671 valid cases out of 465,759 total cases.

Location: 29-30 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Valid Data Values: 1 thru 9

(Range of) Missing Values: 95 , 98 , 99

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: National Corrections Reporting Program, 1993.

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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.