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Dropout rates in the United States: 1999. Statistical analysis report (NCES 2001-022)

Citation

Kaufman, P., Kwon, J. Y., Klein, S., & Chapman, C. D. (2000). Dropout rates in the United States: 1999. Statistical analysis report (NCES 2001-022). Washington, DC: National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES); U.S. Department of Education.

Abstract

This report presents national data on high school dropout rates and high school completion rates from 1972 to 1999 and provides state level information for the 1990s. In addition to showing these rates, it examines how various individual and family characteristics affect the likelihood of dropping out and completing high school