Hsb82 R Documentation

## High School and Beyond - 1982

### Description

Data from the 1982 study “High School and Beyond”.

### Usage

data(Hsb82)

### Format

A data frame with 7185 observations on students including the following 8 variables.

school

an ordered factor designating the school that the student attends.

minrty

a factor with levels

sx

a factor with levels Male and Female

ses

a numeric vector of socio-economic scores

mAch

a numeric vector of Mathematics achievement scores

meanses

a numeric vector of mean ses for the school

sector

a factor with levels Public and Catholic

cses

a numeric vector of centered ses values where the centering is with respect to the meanses for the school.

### Details

Each row in this data frame contains the data for one student.

### References

Raudenbush, Stephen and Bryk, Anthony (2002), Hierarchical Linear Models: Applications and Data Analysis Methods, Sage (chapter 4).

### Examples

data(Hsb82)
summary(Hsb82)