ERIC Number: ED166017
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Energy: Knowledge and Attitudes, A National Assessment of Energy Awareness Among Young Adults.
This is a national assessment of energy awareness among young adults. A national probability sample of young adults, ages 26 to 35, was drawn and stratified by region and community size. Approximately 1,300 persons responded to each of the 76 attitudinal and 70 knowledge questions administered by trained energy assessment interviewers. Besides the standard demographic information, each participant was asked to respond to the energy assessment items in the appropriate booklet. The discussion centers upon national results. Group results are also presented according to race, sex, total household income, family size, education, etc. The first two chapters present the results while the third chapter presents the analysis of these results. (MR) Primary type of information provided by report: Results (National).
Descriptors: Adults, Attitudes, Energy, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Knowledge Level, Measurement Instruments, National Surveys, Research, Surveys, Tables (Data), Young Adults
National Assessment of Educational Progress, 1860 Lincoln Street, Suite 700, Denver, Colorado 80295 ($3.75)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Education Statistics (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. National Assessment of Educational Progress.