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Title:  NCES Handbook of Survey Methods
Description: This publication presents explanations of how each survey program in NCES obtains and prepares the data it publishes. The Handbook aims to provide users of NCES data with the information necessary to evaluate the suitability of the statistics for their needs, with a focus on the methodologies for survey design, data collection, and data processing.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: April 2003
Web Release: May 1, 2003
Print Release:
Publication #: NCES 2003603
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Type of Product: Handbook
Survey/Program Areas: Statistical Standards and Data Confidentiality Staff (SSDCS)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Handbook, please contact:
NCES WebMaster.