Description of Data Element 01491





NAME:         Ethnicity (Hispanic or Latino)                                    



NUMBER:       01491                                                             



FILES/TABLES: ADM   EMPL  HTD   LAP   PSTU  RET   SDCF  SFA   TEF               



INTENT:                                                                         
   EOP/EEO Compliance                                                           
   Salary Studies                                                               
   Student Reporting                                                            
   Legislative Reporting                                                        



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   Categories used to describe ethnicity of an individual.                      



EDIT:                                                                           
   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   MISSING OR INVALID                                     CRITICAL              
        ADM     HTD     LAP     SDCF    SFA     TEF                             
   FREQUENCY COUNTS WILL BE PERFORMED ON                  FREQUENCY             
        ADM     HTD     LAP     SDCF    SFA     TEF                             



TABLE VALUES:                                                                   
   Y              Hispanic or Latino                                            
                    A person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South             
                    or Central American or other Spanish culture or             
                    origin, regardless of race.                                 
   N              Not Hispanic or Latino;                                       
                    or reported in old format using                             
                    Racial/Ethnic Group (01044).                                



SOURCE RESPONSIBILITY:                                                          
   SUS/NATIONAL CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL STATISTICS (NCES)                        



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(1)                                                   
   COLUMN NAME:          ETHNIC                                                 
   SHORT NAME:           ETHNIC                                                 



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  04/30/08                                                   



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