ERIC Number: ED159292
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
Reference Count: 0
School Enrollment--Social and Economic Characteristics of Students: October 1977 (Advance Report). Current Population Reports. Population Characteristics. Series P-20, No. 321.
Bureau of the Census (DOC), Suitland, MD.
This report presents a summary of recent trends in school and college enrollment based on the October 1977 Current Population Survey (CPS) and earlier surveys. Enrollment statistics representing growth and decline at various educational levels are evaluated in written summaries. Comparative and distributive enrollment statistics of the population 3 to 34 years old are presented by: level and control of school and race; age and sex; sex and race; undergraduate four year and two year colleges; Spanish origin; and selected educational characteristics. An appendix describes the source and reliability of the estimates and includes a table of standard errors and a table of parameters for standard error computation. (EB)
Descriptors: Age, Comparative Analysis, Economic Status, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Preschool Education, Sex Differences, Social Characteristics, Statistical Analysis, Statistical Data, Student Characteristics, Tables (Data)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.70)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of the Census (DOC), Suitland, MD.
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