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Elementary and Secondary General Information System (ELSEGIS): Local Education Agency Fiscal Report, School Year 1970-1971

Version
v2
Resource Type
Dataset : census/enumeration data
Creator
  • United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics
Other Title
  • Version 2 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Elementary & Secondary Education General Information Survey (ELSEGIS) Series
Publication Date
2003-01-23
Language
English
Free Keywords
administrative costs; debt; education expenditures; educational administration; educational system; elementary education; elementary schools; federal aid; finance; financial assets; financial management; high schools; investments; junior high schools; middle schools; public schools; school attendance; school districts; school enrollments; secondary education; students; tax revenues; teachers
Description
  • Abstract

    This survey provides detailed financial data at the school district level including school district revenue by source, expenditure by function and subfunction, debt, and average daily attendance, as well as information about staff and students.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1970 / 1971
    Time period: 1970--1971
  • Collection date: 1972-03-15
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All public elementary and secondary education agencies in the 50 states and the District of Columbia during 1970-1971.
Collection Mode
  • The codebook and data collection instrument are provided by ICPSR as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.

Note
2004-02-11 The data were recoded to remove extraneous alphanumeric characters from numerous values. Corresponding SAS and SPSS data definition statements were created, along with a new codebook.
Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 2236 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR02236.v1

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics (2003): Elementary and Secondary General Information System (ELSEGIS): Local Education Agency Fiscal Report, School Year 1970-1971. Version 2. Elementary & Secondary Education General Information Survey (ELSEGIS) Series. Version: v2. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02236.v2