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Dropout Rates in the United States: 1995 / Appendix A: Table A28

Table A28.  Standard errors for Table 28: Rate and distribution of status dropouts, ages 1624, by timing of first retention: October 1995

                                          Percent      Percent
                              Status      of all         of
Characteristics                rate      dropouts    population
 Number of retentions
  never                        0.29        1.13         0.30
  one grade                    1.13        1.02         0.27
  two or more grades           3.87        0.51         0.10
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Current Population Survey, October 1995, unpublished data.

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