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Title: Early Millennials: The Sophomore Class of 2002 a Decade Later
Description: This Statistical Analysis Report examines the early adulthood milestones of 2002 high school sophomores as of 2012. It reports on key outcomes, including high school completion, enrollment in postsecondary education, progress toward or completion of a college degree, family formation (marriage and having children), and employment status and earnings. The analysis of key postsecondary education and employment milestones control for demographic and high school academic characteristics that are associated with such outcomes. The analysis uses nationally representative data from the Education Longitudinal Study of 2002 (ELS:2002).
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Cover Date: June 2017
Web Release: June 29, 2017
Publication #: NCES 2017437
Center/Program: NCES
Type of Product: Statistical Analysis Report
Survey/Program Areas: Education Longitudinal Study of 2002 (ELS)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistical Analysis Report, please contact:
Elise Christopher.