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NAEP Technical DocumentationThe NAEP Database


Creation of the Database

Database Quality Control: Prior to 2013

Database Quality Control: 2013 to 2019

NAEP Database Products

Each NAEP assessment results in the generation of computer files containing NAEP assessment data for students (assessed and excluded), as well as NAEP questionnaire data from:

Before the analysis of NAEP assessment data can be performed, the data must be integrated into a coherent and comprehensive database.

The NAEP database contains responses that relate to or describe individuals or individual characteristics (in addition to responses to cognitive test items). All such information in the database may be used only for statistical purposes and may not be disclosed or used in identifiable form for any other purpose.

Last updated 23 May 2023 (SK)