ERIC Number: ED361401
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
How North Carolina Ranks Educationally among the Fifty States, 1992.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Communication Services.
Rankings are provided for North Carolina schools on the following educational characteristics: (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. Data in each area are followed by tables of educational trends in North Carolina. Over 100 statistics related to public education are presented to indicate the scope of public education, available and allocated resources, and results of the system of public education. For each statistic, North Carolina's rank and the figure on which rank is based are given, as well as figures for the highest and lowest ranking states. Information was generally derived from"Rankings of the States, 1992," by the National Education Association. Fourteen charts present the educational statistics. (SLD)
Descriptors: Attendance, Comparative Analysis, Educational Finance, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Expenditures, Income, Institutional Characteristics, Public Schools, School Statistics, State Government, State Programs, State Surveys, Tables (Data), Teacher Supply and Demand, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Div. of Communication Services.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina