Elementary and Secondary General Information System (ELSEGIS): Elementary-Secondary Staff Information, 1973-1974

Resource Type
Dataset : census/enumeration data
  • United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Elementary & Secondary Education General Information Survey (ELSEGIS) Series
Publication Date
Free Keywords
educational administrators; educational system; elementary schools; high schools; junior high schools; middle schools; noninstructional staff; public schools; school districts; school enrollments; students; teachers
  • Abstract

    This survey collected data on schools, pupils, and staff from a sample of local education agencies to provide a comprehensive listing, and to classify schools and school systems by size, to compute pupil and staff ratios, and to permit various other analyses. The data provide information on number of local education agency staff by position assignment, number of professional and nonprofessional instructional staff, number of noninstructional staff, and pupil enrollment by grade level.
  • 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


    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • 1973 / 1974
    Time period: 1973--1974
  • 1973 / 1974
    Collection date: 1973--1974
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All public elementary and secondary education agencies in the 50 states and the District of Columbia during 1973-1974.
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.

This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 2239 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

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