National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

YTHEDUC: YOUTH-LAST GRADE COMPLETED IN SCHOOL

NOTE:  Only youth aged 12 -17 were
asked the questions in the "YOUTH ONLY"
section.

What is the last grade you com-
pleted in school?
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Seventh grade or less 64811.5%
2 Eighth grade 2664.7%
3 Ninth grade 2764.9%
4 Tenth grade 2173.9%
5 Eleventh grade 1312.3%
6 Twelfth grade 360.6%
7 Beyond high school 30.1%
Missing Data
98 BLANK (NO ANSWER) 40.1%
99 LEGITIMATE SKIP 4,04371.9%
Total 5,624 100%

Based upon 1,577 valid cases out of 5,624 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.39
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 1.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 7
  • standard deviation: 1.47

Location: 584-585 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: 98 , 99

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, 1982.

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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.