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Public and Private School Principle in the United States: A Statistical Profile, 1987-88 to 1993-94
Table B1.Standard errors for Table A1: Number and percentage of public and private school 
          principals, by sex, race-ethnicity, and age:  1987-88, 1990-91, and 1993-94 
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                                           1987-88                  1990-91                   1993-94
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Principal characteristics              Number    Percent        Number    Percent         Number    Percent
Total                                   768.1      0.00          440.9      0.00           338.0      0.00
Sex
     Male                               699.6      0.53          732.2      0.63           663.7      0.58
     Female                             636.8      0.53          656.0      0.63           601.9      0.58
Race-ethnicity
     American Indian/Alaska Native      131.1      0.13           95.4      0.09            74.5      0.07
     Asian/Pacific Islander              92.1      0.09          126.8      0.12           118.0      0.11
     Black non-Hispanic                 289.7      0.28          325.6      0.32           374.3      0.36
     White non-Hispanic                 768.3      0.35          582.2      0.44           625.0      0.44
     Hispanic                           232.0      0.22          284.6      0.27           264.8      0.25
Total minority                          373.8      0.35          455.7      0.44           446.5      0.44
Age
     Under 35                           296.2      0.28          348.1      0.34           288.6      0.27
     35-39                              529.8      0.46          489.0      0.47           330.3      0.31
     40-44                              517.4      0.46          606.0      0.59           496.7      0.46
     45-49                              461.2      0.46          580.2      0.55           468.7      0.45
     50-54                              366.8      0.35          528.0      0.52           524.7      0.51
     55 or over                         409.8      0.40          505.4      0.48           476.4      0.44
Average age                               0.1                      0.1                       0.1
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Table B1.Standard errors for Table A1: Number and percentage of public and private school 
          principals, by sex, race-ethnicity, and age:  1987-88, 1990-91, and 1993-94 
          (continued)
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                                                            Public                                                                        Private
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                                            1987-88                  1990-91                   1993-94                    1987-88                 1990-91                 1993-94
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Principal characteristics              Number    Percent        Number    Percent         Number    Percent         Number  Percent         Number  Percent         Number  Percent
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Total                                   295.1      0.00          216.9      0.00           235.2      0.00           715.4    0.00           390.3    0.00           197.7    0.00
Sex
     Male                               457.7      0.51          551.3      0.69           612.9      0.70           557.7    1.44           382.4    1.16           301.4    1.10
     Female                             407.8      0.51          559.5      0.69           542.4      0.70           451.8    1.44           283.3    1.16           282.8    1.10
Race-ethnicity
     American Indian/Alaska Native        119      0.15           85.7      0.11            67.3      0.08            46.2    0.18            42.8    0.18            36.6    0.15
     Asian/Pacific Islander              50.9      0.06          101.6      0.13           108.6      0.14            75.6    0.29            48.9    0.20            42.5    0.17
     Black non-Hispanic                   236      0.30          294.6      0.37           350.9      0.45             134    0.54           123.9    0.52             124    0.50
     White non-Hispanic                   393      0.36            430      0.50           539.5      0.54           693.7    0.89           390.7    0.65           269.6    0.70
     Hispanic                           139.8      0.18          265.9      0.34           258.2      0.33           168.2    0.65            75.6    0.30              91    0.37
Total minority                          277.4      0.36            395      0.50           413.2      0.54           232.6    0.89           158.6    0.65           173.9    0.70
Age
     Under 35                           205.6      0.26          250.3      0.32             142      0.18           257.7    0.98           231.7    0.94           229.3    0.90
     35-39                                327      0.41          387.9      0.48           275.3      0.34           336.7    1.05           222.2    0.92           213.2    0.87
     40-44                              364.6      0.45          554.1      0.71           454.8      0.56           373.5    1.31           277.5    1.07           230.6    0.88
     45-49                              375.5      0.48          544.3      0.66             418      0.53           266.3    0.99           223.4    0.89           223.9    0.90
     50-54                              335.1      0.43          431.6      0.55           470.9      0.60           207.8    0.71           234.2    0.98           199.9    0.80
     55 or over                         335.1      0.43          395.4      0.51             403      0.50           210.1    0.86           219.3    0.87           249.2    0.97
Average age                               0.1                      0.1                       0.1                       0.2                     0.2                     0.2
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SOURCE:  U.S. Department of Education, , Schools and Staffing Survey:  1987-88 
(School Administrator Questionnaire), 1990-91 (Public and Private School Administrator Questionnaires), and 1993-94 
(Public and Private School Principal Questionnaires).		

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