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Title:  Digest of Education Statistics, 1996
Description: The Digest is an annual compendium whose primary purpose is to provide a compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of American education from kindergarten through graduate school. The Digest includes more than 400 tables from many sources, both government and private, and draws especially on the results of surveys and activities caried out by NCES. The publication contains information on a variety of subjects in the field of education including educational attainment, federal funds for education, and numbers of schools, colleges, teachers and students.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: December 1996
Web Release: December 12, 1996
Print Release: December 12, 1996
Publication #: NCES 96133
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Thomas D. Snyder, Charlene M. Hoffman, and Claire M. Geddes
Type of Product: Compendium
Survey/Program Areas: Annual Reports Program (Annual)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Compendium, please contact:
Thomas D. Snyder.
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