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Dropout Rates in the United States: 2004

NCES 2007-024
November 2006

Table B-6. Standard errors for table 7: Status dropout rates and number of status dropouts among 16- through 24-year-olds: October 1972 through October 2004
 
Year Status dropout rate Number of status dropouts
(thousands)
19720.2891
19730.2791
19740.2792
19750.2792
19760.2693
19770.2795
19780.2796
19790.2797
19800.2695
19810.2696
19820.27100
19830.2799
19840.2796
19850.2793
19860.2791
19870.2892
19880.30100
19890.3198
19900.2992
19910.3093
19920.2888
19930.2888
19940.2685
19950.2786
19960.2787
19970.2787
19980.2791
19990.2690
20000.2689
20010.2589
20020.2484
20030.2383
20040.2385
NOTE: Some of the standard error estimates in this table may differ from those previously published due to changes in the generalized variance parameters developed by the U.S. Census Bureau. Standard errors for population estimates in table 7 cannot be calculated.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Survey (CPS), October 1972–2004.