Current Population Survey, October 1968: School Enrollment (ICPSR 9546)

Published: Feb 17, 1992

Principal Investigator(s):
United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census


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Data on labor force activity for the week prior to the survey are supplied in this collection. Information is available on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 14 years old and over. Demographic variables such as age, sex, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationship, educational background, and Spanish origin are included. In addition to providing these core data, the October survey also contains a special supplement on school enrollment. This supplement includes the following items: current grade attending at public or private school, whether attending college full- or part-time at a two- or four-year institution, year last attended a regular school, and year graduated from high school.


United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Current Population Survey, October 1968:  School Enrollment. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-17.

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Subject Terms

census data colleges community colleges demographic characteristics education educational background employment higher education Hispanic origins households labor force population characteristics population estimates private schools public schools school enrollments unemployment

Geographic Coverage

United States

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Monthly probability sample based on a stratified sampling scheme.


All persons 3 years old and over in the civilian noninstitutional population of the United States living in households.

Data Source

self-enumerated forms

Data Type(s)

survey data

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