ERIC Number: ED326728
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
State Profiles of the State-Administered Adult Education Program for Program Year 1988.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy.
These state profiles for Program Year 1988 contain information based on 1980 Census data and information taken from the Annual Financial and Statistical Reports submitted to the Department of Education by the states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. State profiles are arranged alphabetically by state. For each state, these demographic characteristics are reported: state target population (number of persons, 16 years of age and older, not currently enrolled in school who have attended less than 4 years of high school); illiteracy estimate for state; and illiteracy rate. The following information on 1988 adult education participants is provided: total enrollment and national rank; adult basic education (ABE) enrollment and adult secondary education enrollment; percentage of ABE adults served compared to state ABE target population and national rank; and attrition and attrition rate. Additional information on 1988 program year includes participants by ethnic background; program entrants who were employed, unemployed, on welfare, handicapped, institutionalized, limited English proficient, residents of rural areas, and residents of urban areas; and participants' accomplishments, both educational and economic. Data pertaining to 1987 expenditures are given. The number of adults served through volunteer activity and the number of volunteer tutors are cited. (YLB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
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Authoring Institution: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. Clearinghouse on Adult Education and Literacy.