Private School Universe Survey, 2007-08

Metadata Updated: January 30, 2017

The Private School Universe Survey, 2007-08 (PSS 2007-08), is a study that is part of the Private School Universe Survey program. PSS 2007-08 ( is a cross-sectional survey that builds an accurate and complete universe of private schools to serve as a sampling frame for NCES surveys of private schools and generates biennial data on the total number of private schools, teachers, and students. The study was conducted using surveys of administrative personnel. The study�s response rate was 91.8 percent. Key statistics produced from PSS 2007-08 are religious orientation, level of school, length of school year, length of school day, total enrollment (K-12), race/ethnicity of students, number of high school graduates, number of teachers employed, program emphasis, and existence and type of kindergarten program.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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Metadata Created Date April 11, 2014
Metadata Updated Date January 30, 2017
Data Update Frequency R/P2Y

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date April 11, 2014
Metadata Updated Date January 30, 2017
Publisher National Center for Education Statistics
Unique Identifier NCES_2009313
Stephen Broughman
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P2Y
Bureau Code 018:50
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Data Quality True
Harvest Object Id 47f9a22a-8ec9-4aa4-8822-48f9f058a7b8
Harvest Source Id 5dbeaed9-d6b1-4f96-be25-63b14804ca7b
Harvest Source Title Education JSON
Data First Published 2009-03-19
Homepage URL
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2009-03-19
Program Code 018:000
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Department of Education > Institute of Education Sciences > National Center for Education Statistics
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Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash c44ffc5e1d4bf4a14ab12edfc8dd35051e6b545d
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States
Temporal 2007/2008

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