|Average hours per week spent on homework by students who did homework outside of school||Percent of students whose parents1 checked that homework was done|
|Percentage distribution of students who did homework outside of school by how frequently they did homework|
|Less than once per week||1 to 2 days per week||3 to 4 days per week||5 or more days per week|
|All high school students2|
|(grades 9 through 12)||6.8||5.4||14.8||38.0||41.9||64.6|
|Two or more races||7.1||6.2||10.5||32.9||50.5||65.9|
# Rounds to zero.
! Interpret data with caution.
1 Refers to one or more parent or other household adult.
2 Total includes other race/ethnicity categories not separately shown.
NOTE: Data based on responses of the parent most knowledgeable about the student's education. Reporting standards for Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders and American Indians/Alaska Natives were not met; therefore, data for these groups are not shown in the table. Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Parent and Family Involvement in Education Survey of the National Household Education Surveys Program (NHES), 2007.