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Private School Universe Survey (PSS)


Standard errors for the percentage of private schools with a regular program emphasis and percentage of private school students in schools with a regular program emphasis, by religious orientation of school: United States, 2001-02
(see the data table)
Religious or nonsectarian category Percent of schools Percent of students
Total 0.49 0.15
 
Religious orientation 0.41 0.10
Roman Catholic 0.19 0.11
African Methodist Episcopal
Amish 0.20 0.16
Assembly of God 0.07 #
Baptist 1.06 0.14
Brethren # #
Calvinist # #
Christian (unspecified) 1.44 0.49
Church of Christ # #
Church of God 19.31 9.30
Church of God in Christ # #
Disciples of Christ
Episcopal 0.13 0.01
Friends # #
Greek Orthodox # #
Islamic 0.63 0.17
Jewish 0.13 0.05
Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod 0.02 0.01
Evangelical Lutheran Church In America # #
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod 0.08 0.04
Other Lutheran 0.36 0.02
Latter Day Saints
Mennonite 0.35 0.07
Methodist # #
Pentecostal 1.46 0.41
Presbyterian # #
Seventh-Day Adventist 0.04 0.01
Other 0.68 0.17
 
Nonsectarian 1.04 0.61
# Rounds to zero.
‡ Reporting standards not met.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Private School Universe Survey (PSS), 2001-2002.

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