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Document Number: 6541

Participation in Adult Education for Work-Related Reasons: 2002-03 - This report provides general findings from the Adult Education for Work-Related Reasons survey of the 2003 National Household Education Surveys Program. The report finds that 40% of adults participated in some type of formal adult education for work-related reasons during a 12-month period in 2002-03, while in the same period 58% participated in informal work-related learning activities. Data are disaggregated by a number of indicators, including age, race, gender, highest level of education completed and household income. (Brian Kleiner, Priscila Carver, Mary Hagedorn and Christopher Chapman, National Center for Education Statistics, November 2005)...

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