|Table A13. Percentage of employed participants in formal work-related courses who reported each type of employer financial support for their participation in such courses, by selected adult characteristics: 2004-05|
|Characteristic||Any employer support||Salary paid during time of training||Employer paid for part or all of tuition, books, and other materials|
|Black or African American||82.8||77.7||80.4|
|All other races||85.6||77.4||77.9|
|Hispanic or Latino||90.7||77.7||88.8|
|Age as of 2004|
|65 years or older||89.3||83.0||73.4|
|Highest level of educational attainment|
|Less than a high school diploma or equivalent||66.0||59.6||63.9|
|High school diploma or equivalent||90.1||78.5||83.8|
|Some college/vocational/associate's degree||85.3||76.1||82.4|
|Graduate or professional degree||90.4||76.1||82.2|
|Employment status in past week|
|Months employed in past 12 months|
|Professional and managerial||90.5||78.5||85.3|
|Sales, service, and clerical||85.1||76.0||81.5|
|Trades and labor||84.6||71.9||82.2|
1 All other races includes Asian/Pacific Islander, Native Hawaiian, American Indian, Alaska Native, those of more than one race, and those of other (unspecified) race. Race categories exclude those of Hispanic origin.
NOTE: This table includes only adults who worked in the past 12 months, including self-employment. The estimates in this table were based on information that was collected on up to four work-related courses taken in the 12 months prior to the interview.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Adult Education Survey of the 2005 National Household Education Surveys Program.