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Title:  National Household Education Surveys of 2001: Data File Userís Manual, Volume I
Description: The NHES:2001 Data File Userís Manual provides documentation and guidance for users of the following three public-use data files of the NHES:2001: the Early Childhood Program Participation (ECPP) data file, the Before- and After-School Programs and Activities (ASPA) data file, and the Adult Education and Lifelong Learning (AELL) data file. The manual is composed of four volumes. Information about the purpose of the study, the data collection instruments, the sample design, and data collection and data processing procedures is included in Volume I. The data collection instruments and a chart summarizing weighting and sample variance estimation variables for all NHES surveys are contained in appendixes to Volume I. Volumes II, III, and IV of the manual each address one data file, the ECPP, ASPA, and AELL files, respectively. They each contain a guide to the data file, a discussion of data considerations and anomalies and, in appendixes, the file layout, derived variable specifications, the codebook for the file, and directions and sample code for linking the NHES:2001 files.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: September 2003
Web Release: September 29, 2003
Print Release:
Publication #: NCES 2003079
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Type of Product: User's Manual/Data File Documentation
Survey/Program Areas: National Household Education Survey (NHES)
Questions: For questions about the content of this User's Manual/Data File Documentation, please contact:
Chris Chapman.