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Public and Private School Principle in the United States: A Statistical Profile, 1987-88 to 1993-94
Table B30.Standard errors for Table A30:  Percentage of private school principals by private
           school type, by sex, race-ethnicity, highest degree earned, average age, salary,
           and years as a principal:  1993-94
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                                                          Private school typology
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                                          Catholic                                Other religious                                    Nonsectarian
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                                                                                    Conser- 
                                                   Dioc-     Private                vative      Affili-    Unaffil-                            Special     Special
Principal characteristics   All      Parochial     esan       order        All      Christian    ated       iated        All       Regular     emphasis    education
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Total number                 21.3      110.5       98.4        51.1       254.1      189.9      160.5       251.5       223.5       173.4       136.7       109.8
Sex
  Male                       1.02       1.49       2.24        3.42        1.91       2.83       2.97        4.05        1.90        3.23        3.25        5.48
  Female                     1.02       1.49       2.24        3.42        1.91       2.83       2.97        4.05        1.90        3.23        3.25        5.48
Race-ethnicity
  American Indian/
   Alaska Native             0.26                                       0.14                                                                          
  Asian/Pacific
   Islander                  0.00       0.00       0.00        0.00        0.20       0.00       0.51        0.49        0.65        0.24        2.07        1.14
  Black non-Hispanic         0.44       0.68       0.44                   0.90       1.42       1.16        1.78        1.06        2.37        0.82        0.37
  White non-Hispanic         0.74       1.08       0.99        2.44        0.93       1.66       1.57        1.86        1.91        2.92        3.09        3.83
  Hispanic                   0.55       0.83       0.87        2.11        0.34                 0.40                   1.24        0.88        2.21        3.55
Total minority               0.74       1.08       0.99        2.44        0.93       1.66       1.57        1.86        1.91        2.92        3.09        3.83
Highest degree earned
  Less than bachelor's                           0.00        0.00        2.04       2.88       1.76        5.27        2.25        4.30        3.40          
  Bachelor's                 1.03       1.53       1.41        2.09        2.18       3.86       3.42        4.19        3.28        5.08        4.87        4.56
  Master's                   1.50       1.80       1.89        3.78        1.64       3.00       3.19        2.92        3.28        4.96        5.52        7.53
  Ed. spec./prof. dipl.      1.01       1.10       1.95        2.75        0.66       1.03       0.89        1.34        1.22        1.71        2.50        4.10
  Doctorate                  0.42       0.45       0.67        2.58        0.71       1.10       1.16        1.22        1.62         2.1        2.48        5.00
Average age                  0.25       0.36       0.40        0.81        0.46       0.53       0.84        1.20        0.50        0.97        0.81        0.96
Average salary            $318.50    $394.04    $484.12    1,484.66     $504.47    $821.52    $644.25   $1,160.16   $1,084.23   $1,968.36   $2,052.06   $1,218.32
Average years as principal   0.22       0.31       0.36        0.50        0.27       0.42       0.49        0.52        0.58        0.99        0.60        0.70
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 Too few cases for a reliable estimate
SOURCE:  U.S. Department of Education, , Schools and 
Staffing Survey:  1993-94 (Private School Principal and SchoolQuestionnaires).

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