Elementary and Secondary General Information System (ELSEGIS): Public School District Universe Data, 1973-1974 Archival Version

DOI

This dataset contains records for each public elementary and secondary school in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and outlying areas (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands) in fall 1973. The data provide information on name, address, county, and district of the school, programs offered, and numbers of pupils and teachers by organizational level of government control. School-by-school data were obtained through various procedures chosen by the state education agencies from options established by the National Center for Education Statistics. ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.. All public elementary and secondary education agencies in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and United States territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands) during 1973-1974. The codebook and data collection instrument are provided as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.

Identifier
DOI http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.3886/ICPSR02126
Related Identifier DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR02126.v1
Metadata Access https://www.da-ra.de/oaip/oai?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=oai_dc&identifier=oai:oai.da-ra.de:434236
Provenance
Creator United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics
Publisher ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Publication Year 2000
Rights Delivery;This version of the study is no longer available on the web. If you need to acquire this version of the data, you have to contact ICPSR User Support (help@icpsr.umich.edu).
Contact ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Representation
Language English
Resource Type Dataset;census/enumeration data
Discipline Not stated
Spatial Coverage {"American Samoa",Guam,"Marshall Islands","Puerto Rico","United States","Virgin Islands of the United States",Global,"1973 - 1974","Collection date: 1973--1974"}
Temporal Coverage {"American Samoa",Guam,"Marshall Islands","Puerto Rico","United States","Virgin Islands of the United States",Global,"1973 - 1974","Collection date: 1973--1974"}