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Title:  Dropout Rates in the United States: 1999
Description: This report presents national data on high school dropout rates and high school completion rates from 1972 to 1999. It also provides state level information for the 1990's. Apart from showing basic rates, the report studies the relationship between various individual and family characteristics on one hand, and high school dropout and completion propensity on the other.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: November 2000
Web Release: November 15, 2000
Print Release: November 15, 2000
Publication #: NCES 2001022
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
GPO Number: 065-000-01318-5
GPO Price: $11.00
Authors: Phillip Kaufman, Jin Y. Kwon, Steve Klein, Christopher D. Chapman
Type of Product: Statistical Analysis Report
Survey/Program Areas: Annual Reports Program (Annual)
Common Core of Data (CCD)
Current Population Survey, October (CPS)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistical Analysis Report, please contact:
Chris Chapman.
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