The National Longitudinal Study of the High School Class of 1972

Metadata Updated: November 10, 2020

The National Longitudinal Study of the High School Class of 1972 (NLS-72) is part of the Secondary Longitudinal Studies (SLS) program; program data is available since 1972 at https://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/getpubcats.asp?sid=021. The National Longitudinal Study of the High School Class of 1972 (NLS-72) (https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/nls72/index.asp) is a longitudinal survey that follows high school seniors through 5 follow-ups in 1973, 1974, 1976, 1979, and 1986. The study was conducted using a national representative sample of 1972 high school seniors. Key statistics produced from the National Longitudinal Study of High School Class of 1972 are student's educational aspirations and attainment, family formation, and occupations.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Data Update Frequency irregular

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Harvested from Education JSON

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Publisher National Center for Education Statistics
Unique Identifier Unknown
Maintainer
Identifier NCES_1994487REV
Data First Published 1994-03-18
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 1994-03-18
Public Access Level restricted public
Data Update Frequency irregular
Bureau Code 018:00
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Metadata Catalog ID https://www2.ed.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Quality True
Homepage URL https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/nls72/index.asp
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Program Code 018:000
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Department of Education > Institute of Education Sciences > National Center for Education Statistics
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 990a32c52047cb2c82398e546a1516ff454ff33b
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States
System of Records https://www2.ed.gov/notices/sorn/18-13-01_060499.pdf
Temporal 1971/1986

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