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ERIC Number: ED544136
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1964
Pages: 185
Abstractor: ERIC
Digest of Educational Statistics, 1964 Edition. Bulletin, 1964, No. 18. OE-10024-64
Simon, Kenneth A.; Grant, W. Vance
Office of Education, US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
This bulletin is the third in a series of annual publications initiated by the Office of Education in October 1962. It is a compilation of significant statistical material pertaining to American education. It contains information on a variety of subjects within the broad filed of educational statistics, including schools and colleges, enrollments, teachers, graduates educational attainment, finances, Federal programs in the field of education, libraries, international education, and research and development. To be included in this publication, the data were required to be nationwide in scope and of current interest and value. The Digest is divided into five chapters: (1) Elementary and Secondary Education; (2) Higher Education; (3) All Levels of Education; (4) Federal Programs of Education; and (5) Selected Statistics Related to Education in the United States. Among the tables presented for the first time this year are statistics on nonpublic elementary schools; enrollments in public high school subjects; illiteracy rates; residence and migration of college students; higher education enrollment by undergraduate and graduate levels; faculty salaries by academic field; and educational expenditures related to the gross national product. (Contains 140 tables, and 4 figures.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Office of Education, US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: Adult Education; Early Childhood Education; Elementary Education; Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Higher Education; Junior High Schools; Kindergarten; Postsecondary Education; Preschool Education; Secondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Hatch Act; Morrill Act 1862; Morrill Act 1890; National Defense Education Act; Smith Lever Act