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Table H45. Percentage distribution of 1992 public high school graduates by the occupation of their current or most recent job in 2000, by occupational credits earned in high school: 2000
  Occupational credits earned in high school
Occupation of current or most recent job in 2000 None 0.011.99 2.003.99 4.00 or more
Total100.0100.0100.0100.0
 
Professional37.235.427.223.5
Manager, administrator, or owner    
Construction or other field12.819.719.325.1
Sales and retail9.89.416.321.1
Clerical10.07.510.98.3
Protective service9.87.44.9 2.5!
Sales7.15.54.93.5
Military 2.8! 2.1! 4.94.2
Service2.73.93.52.1
Craftsman 1.5! 3.03.52.8
Technical2.83.42.11.0
Farmer or farm manager 0.8! 0.40.72.9
Laborer 2.0! 0.8 1.0! 1.6
Skilled operative 0.6! 1.5 0.7! 1.5!
! Interpret data with caution. Due to relatively large starndard errors, estimates are unstable.
NOTE: Table includes only those graduates who were employed during 2000. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, The National Education Longitudinal Study of 1988 (NELS:88/2000), "Fourth Follow-up, 2000."


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