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Table 4. Weighted frequencies of high schools offering Career Clusters, by school urbanicity: 2009

  Career Clusters1  available to students
  Yes   No   CTE not offered
in the district
    No data    
Total  9840   7290   3770     2120    
Urbanicity of School                    
City 1870   1060   1210     720    
Suburb 1620   1690   1250 !   670    
Town 1740   1190       160 !  
Rural 4610   3350 ! 580 !   570 !  
! Interpret data with caution. Estimate is unstable because the standard error represents more than 30 percent of the estimate.
† Reporting standards are not met; the standard error represents more than 50 percent of the estimate.
1 Question wording on the counselor questionnaire read, "Are Career Clusters, Pathways, or Programs of Study (POS) offered to students in [your school]?"
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, High School Longitudinal Study of 2009 (HSLS:09), “Base Year School File, 2009.”

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