Public and Private School Principle in the United States: A Statistical Profile, 1987-88 to 1993-94
Table B4.-Standard errors for Table A4:  Percentage of public school principals 
          by community type, by sex, race-ethnicity, and age:  1993-94
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                                                   Community type
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Principal characteristics        Central city  Urban fringe/large town  Rural/small town
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Total number                        287.5                369.3                326.9
Sex
 Male                                1.51                 1.31                 0.93
 Female                              1.51                 1.31                 0.93
Race-ethnicity
 American Indian/Alaska Native       0.18                 0.14                 0.13
 Asian/Pacific Islander              0.32                 0.36                 0.05
 Black non-Hispanic                  1.34                 0.83                 0.28
 White non-Hispanic                  1.68                 1.06                 0.34
 Hispanic                            1.06                 0.74                 0.26
Total minority                       1.68                 1.06                 0.34
Age
 Under 35                            0.26                 0.26                 0.28
 35-39                               0.73                 0.61                 0.52
 40-44                               1.08                 1.17                 0.84
 45-49                               1.68                 1.30                 0.89
 50-54                               1.19                 1.21                 0.84
 55 or over                          1.15                 0.88                 0.76
Average age                          0.17                 0.15                 0.15
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SOURCE:  U.S. Department of Education, , Schools 
and Staffing Survey:  1993-94 (Public School Principal and School Questionnaires).                 

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