ERIC Number: ED342826
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Education and the Economic Condition of Hispanics in the United States: Background Tables for NCREST Presentation.
Rivera-Batiz, Francisco L.
This document consists of 15 data tables, without accompanying text, for a National Center for Restructuring Education, Schools, and Teaching (NCREST) presentation on the education and economic condition of Hispanic Americans. Each table contains a source note. The following are the table titles: (1) "Resident Population of the United States, By Race/Ethnicity" (1990 Census); (2) "Growth of U.S. Resident Population, By Race/Ethnicity"; (3) "Changes in the Ethnic Composition of New York City's Population: 1980 and 1990"; (4) "The 1990 Census: How Metropolitan Areas Have Changed"; (5) "Ethnic Changes in the Classroom (as projected to 1995); (6) "Ethnic/Racial Family Income Differentials in the United States" (1970-1990); (7) "Real Family Income in the United States, By Race/Ethnicity" (in 1985 dollars); (8) "Family Structure, Income and Poverty in the U.S., By Race/Ethnicity" (1990); (9) "Labor Market Statistics, By Race/Ethnicity: March 1990" (persons 16 years old and older); (10) "Occupational Distribution of Employed Workers, By Race/Ethnicity" (persons 16 years old and older); (11) "Median Earnings Differentials, By Race/Ethnicity" (employed civilians over 16 years old, 1990); (12) "Median Age and Labor Market Experience of the Population, By Race/Ethnicity" (1990); (13) "Median Years of School Completed, By Race/Ethnicity" (persons 25 years old or older); (14) "High School and College Completion Rates (%), By Race/Ethnicity" (persons 25 years old or older); and (15) "Quantitative Literacy Skills Among Young Adults." Four sample questions from the National Assessment of Educational Progress' Young Adult Literacy Survey Quantitative Literacy Test are appended. (JB)
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Asian Americans, Blacks, Census Figures, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Attainment, Ethnic Distribution, Ethnic Groups, Family Income, Hispanic Americans, Labor Market, Pacific Islanders, Population Trends, Salary Wage Differentials, Tables (Data), Urban Areas, Whites
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Identifiers - Location: New York (New York); United States