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Table SA17. Standard errors for table A17: Percentage of participants in formal work-related courses who took these courses over the Internet, by selected characteristics: 2002–03
Characteristic Took course over the Internet
Total 0.49
Sex  
Male 0.78
Female 0.73
Race/ethnicity  
White 0.57
Black 1.64
Hispanic 1.69
Other 2.55
Age as of 2002  
16–24 years 1.54
25–34 years 1.31
35–44 years 0.99
45–54 years 1.08
55–64 years 0.99
65 years or older 1.94
Highest level of education attainment  
High school diploma or less 1.21
Some college but no degree 1.11
Vocational/associate's degree 1.75
Bachelor's degree 0.79
Graduate or professional degree 1.17
Employment status in the past 12 months  
Full-time 0.59
Part-time 1.68
Not employed 1.77
Months employed in the past 12 months  
12 months 0.62
1–11 months 0.80
Not in the labor force 1.77
Occupation  
Professional/managerial 0.72
Sales/service/clerical 1.00
Trade and labor 1.11
Size of employer  
Fewer than 25 employees 1.32
25–99 employees 1.90
100–499 employees 1.10
500 or more employees 0.69
Continuing education required for occupation  
Yes 0.73
No 0.69
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Adult Education for Work-Related Reasons Survey of the 2003 National Household Education

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