Description of Data Element 01492





NAME:         American Indian or Alaskan Native                                 



NUMBER:       01492                                                             



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



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



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   A person having origins in any of the original peoples of North              
   and South America (including Central America), and who maintains             
   tribal affiliation or community attachment.                                  



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   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              American Indian or Alaskan Native                             
   N              Not American Indian or Alaskan Native                         



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



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



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  04/30/08                                                   



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