hsb: High school and beyond dataset

Description Usage Format Source References Examples

Description

A national longitudinal survey of of students from public and private high schools in the United States, with information such as students' cognitive and non-cognitive skills, high school experiences, work experiences and future plans collected.

Usage

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Format

A data frame of 7185 observations on 3 variables.

mathach

Math achievement.

ses

Socio-Economic status.

schoolid

Categorical variable indicating the school the student went to. Treated as factor.

Source

High School and Beyond, 1980: A Longitudinal Survey of Students in the United States (ICPSR 7896)

References

Rabe-Hesketh, S., & Skrondal, A. (2008). Multilevel and longitudinal modeling using Stata. STATA press.

Raudenbush, S. W. (2004). HLM 6: Hierarchical linear and nonlinear modeling. Scientific Software International.

Raudenbush, S. W., & Bryk, A. S. (2002). Hierarchical linear models: Applications and data analysis methods (Vol. 1). Sage.

Examples

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Example output

'data.frame':	7185 obs. of  3 variables:
 $ mathach : num  5.88 19.71 20.35 8.78 17.9 ...
 $ ses     : num  -1.528 -0.588 -0.528 -0.668 -0.158 ...
 $ schoolid: Factor w/ 160 levels "1224","1288",..: 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 ...

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