Elementary and Secondary General Information System (ELSEGIS): Public School District Universe Data, 1972-1973 (ICPSR 2125)

Published: Oct 27, 2000

Principal Investigator(s):
United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics

Series:

https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02125.v1

Version V1

This dataset contains records for each public elementary and secondary school in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and outlying areas (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands) in fall 1972. The data provide information on name, address, county, and district of the school, programs offered, and numbers of pupils and teachers by organizational level of government control. School-by-school data were obtained through various procedures chosen by the state education agencies from options established by the National Center for Education Statistics.

United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics. Elementary and Secondary General Information System (ELSEGIS):  Public School District Universe Data, 1972-1973  . Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2000-10-27. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02125.v1

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1972 -- 1973

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All public elementary and secondary education agencies in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and United States territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands) during 1972-1973.

self-enumerated forms

census/enumeration data

2000-10-27

2000-10-27

2000-10-27 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.

Notes

  • Data in this collection are available only to users at ICPSR member institutions.

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