ERIC Number: ED253976
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
How North Carolina Ranks Educationally among the Fifty States--1984.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Research.
This annual publication, intended for educational planners and decision-makers, is designed to show North Carolina's rank among the states on a wide variety of educational and related statistics. Data are divided into these groups of related facts: (1) population, (2) enrollment and attendance, (3) faculty, (4) general financial resources, (5) governmental revenue, (6) school revenue, (7) governmental expenditures and debt, (8) school expenditures, and (9) miscellaneous. The publication is composed of two sections: North Carolina's Rank, 1984; and Educational Trends in North Carolina. For each individual statistic in the first section the following data are given: North Carolina's rank and the figure upon which this rank is based, applicable figure for the entire United States, and the figures for the highest ranking state and for the lowest ranking state. The second section graphically presents data for several years that compare North Carolina with the entire United States. A glossary is appended. (MLF)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Demography, Educational Assessment, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Expenditure per Student, Faculty, Federal Aid, Higher Education, Public Education, School Funds, School Statistics, State Aid, Statistical Analysis, Tax Allocation, Teacher Salaries
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Research.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina