The National Longitudinal Study of the High School Class of 1972

Metadata Updated: June 3, 2017

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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Restricted: This dataset can only be accessed or used under certain conditions. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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Dates

Metadata Created Date January 31, 2015
Metadata Updated Date June 3, 2017
Data Update Frequency irregular

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Harvested from Education JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 31, 2015
Metadata Updated Date June 3, 2017
Publisher National Center for Education Statistics
Unique Identifier NCES_1994487REV
Maintainer
Elise Christopher
Maintainer Email
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
Harvest Object Id a91bd2cb-e719-45ff-b432-10265b160904
Harvest Source Id 5dbeaed9-d6b1-4f96-be25-63b14804ca7b
Harvest Source Title Education JSON
Data First Published 1994-03-18
Homepage URL https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/nls72/index.asp
Language en-US
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Data Last Modified 1994-03-18
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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