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Title:  Participation in Adult Education in the United States: 1998-1999
Description: This Brief provides the latest estimates of the level of adult participation in various education activities including participation in Adult Basic Education and English as a Second Language (ESL) programs, work related education activities, postsecondary credential programs, apprenticeship programs, and personal development classes. The Brief is based on data from the Adult Education component of the 1999 National Household Education Survey (NHES:1999).
Online Availability:
Cover Date: November 1999
Web Release: November 24, 1999
Print Release: January 31, 2000
Publication #: NCES 2000027
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Kwang Kim and Sean Creighton
Type of Product: Statistics in Brief
Survey/Program Areas: Career/Technical Education Statistics (CTES)
National Household Education Survey (NHES)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistics in Brief, please contact:
Chris Chapman.
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