PARED: Parents' highest level of education
|1||Did not finish high school||931||6.1%|
|2||Graduated from high school or GED||3,046||19.8%|
|3||Attended 2-year school, no degree||1,672||10.9%|
|4||Graduated from 2-year school||1,610||10.5%|
|5||Attended college, no 4-year degree||1,767||11.5%|
|6||Graduated from college||3,484||22.7%|
|7||Completed Master's degree or equivalent||1,795||11.7%|
|8||Completed PhD, MD, other advanced degree||1,057||6.9%|
Based upon 15,362 valid cases out of 15,362 total cases.
- mean: 4.51
- median: 5.00
- mode: 6.00
- minimum: 1
- maximum: 8
- standard deviation: 2.09
Location: 45-46 (width: 2; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
Source: This variable was taken from: Education Longitudinal Study (ELS), 2002: Base Year .
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