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ERIC Number: ED053355
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Aug
Pages: 16
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Education of Adult Workers: Projections to 1985.
Johnston, Denis F.
Monthly Labor Review, August 1970, Reprint 2685
Anticipated improvements in the educational level of the Nation's labor force, projected to the year 1985, are discussed and illustrated by tables and charts. These present data concerning the following: years of school completed by persons 25 years old and over in the civilian labor force, by sex and race, 1950 to 1985; projected educational attainment of the civilian force 25 years old and over, by age and sex, 1975, 1980, and 1985; percent of persons in population and civilian labor force with 4 years of high school or more, by age and sex, selected years; percent of persons 25 and over in civilian labor force with 4 years of high school or more, by age, race, and sex, selected years; percent of men and women 25 and over in civilian labor force with 4 years or more of college, by age, selected years; projected educational attainment of the white civilian labor force 25 years old and over, by age and sex, 1975, 1980, and 1985; and projected educational attainment of the Negro and other races civilian labor force 25 years old and over, by age and sex, 1975, 1980, and 1985. A continued upgrading to 1985 is predicted as the educational attainment of whites and Negroes, men and women, converges toward a median of 12.6 years. (DB)
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Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
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