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The Census Bureau provides information on a variety of educational topics, from educational attainment and school enrollment to school costs and financing.
Educational attainment refers to the highest level of education that an individual has completed.
The Educational Services sector comprises establishments that provide instruction and training in a wide variety of subjects.
Public School System Finances
Education finance data include revenues, expenditures, debt, and assets [cash and security holdings] of elementary and secondary public school systems.
School districts are public school systems that provide regular, special, and/or vocational education services for children in Pre-K through 12th grade.
Census Bureau data on enrollment ask about elementary school, high school, college, or professional school. Public, private & homeschool are all included.
Teaching about Statistics
Statistics in Schools brings school subjects to life using real-world Census Bureau statistics to create materials for use year after year for K-12 students.
We measure the state of the nation's workforce, including employment and unemployment levels, weeks and hours worked, occupations, and commuting.
Income and Poverty
Income is the gauge many use to determine the well-being of the U.S. population. Survey and census questions cover poverty, income, and wealth.
Which neighborhoods in America offer children the best chance to rise out of poverty?