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Document Number: 5759

120 Years of American Education: A Statistical Portrait - This report contains a wealth of annual statistics from the U.S. Department of Education from 1869 through 1992. Tables and figures include general demographic information going back to 1790, enrollment and achievement by gender, age and racial group, state and federal spending on education programs and a variety of other useful data. The report is separated into three parts: Education Characteristics of the Population, Elementary and Secondary Education, and Higher Education. (Thomas D. Snyder, National Center for Education Statistics, January 1993)...

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