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Title:  Dropout Rates in the United States: 1991
Description: Using CPS data, this 4th annual report to Congress by NCES presents data for 1991 on high school dropout and retention rates. The report also examines high school completion rates. Event, status, and cohort dropout rates will be presented. Dropout trends from the 1960's until present will be examined by race, sex and region.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: September 1992
Web Release: September 16, 1992
Print Release: September 16, 1992
Publication #: NCES 92129
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: McMillen, Marilyn/ Germino Hausken
Type of Product: Statistical Analysis Report
Survey/Program Areas: Annual Reports Program (Annual)
Current Population Survey, October (CPS)
National Education Longitudinal Study of 1988 (NELS:88)
School District Demographics System (SDDS)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistical Analysis Report, please contact:
Marilyn M. Seastrom.
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