|Title:||Work Trends Poll: Recent College and High School Graduates Survey [USRUTG2012-WORKTRENDS26]|
|Survey Sponsor:||John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University|
|Survey Firm:||Knowledge Networks|
|Study Date:||March 21-April 2, 2012|
|Sample:||Recent College and High School Graduates|
|Survey Notes:||The sample includes 1) College Graduates: 444 recent college graduates between the ages of 22-29 years old who graduated in 2006-2011 and 2) High School Graduates: 544 recent high school graduates between the ages of 18-29 years old who graduated in 2006-2011.|
College attended (4); major (1); reasons for selecting major (1); internships (2); financing college costs (2); amount of college debt owed (3); activities done to pay off debts (6); jobs during college (2); college preparation for careers (3); post-graduation major related job (3); further education (5); college affecting various skills (8); changes to college experience (3); current job situation (8); how long working at job (10); seeking employment (8); job requiring More...
High School Graduates=Columns 15-18 (xx.xx) Varname: WEIGHT2, College Graduates= Columns 19-22 (xx.xx) Varname: WEIGHT3
The study dataset(s) contain weight factors that should be employed in any data analysis. Typically weights are used in an attempt to assure that the survey sample more accurately represents the population.
John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University. Work Trends Poll: Recent College and High School Graduates Survey, Mar, 2012 [dataset]. USRUTG2012-WORKTRENDS26, Version 2. Knowledge Networks [producer]. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, RoperExpress [distributor], accessed Feb-22-2018.
For additional information about studies found in the Roper Center collection, please contact Data Services staff. They will be happy to answer your questions and help guide you in the acquisition of the Center's survey data files. Data Services can be contacted by calling 607.255.8129 or by email.
Survey questionnaires and documentation are available for free download.
RoperExplorer is a web-based online data analysis tool designed to assist researchers in the exploration of datasets.
Become a member of the world's largest and oldest opinion archives and access thousands of opinion polls!
Original source copyright maintained by individual survey organizations.