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_NINDS CDE


Field Value
CDE ID C00012
CDE Name Education level USA type
Variable Name EduLvlUSATyp
Definition

Highest grade or level of school participant/subject has completed or the highest degree received

Description

Never attended/Kindergarten only;1st Grade;2nd Grade;3rd Grade;4th Grade;5th Grade;6th Grade;7th Grade;8th Grade;9th Grade;10th Grade;11th Grade;12th Grade, no diploma;High school graduate;GED or equivalent;Some college, no degree;Associate degree: occupational/technical/vocational program;Associate degree: academic program;Bachelor’s degree (e.g., BA, AB, BS, BBA);Master’s degree (e.g., MA, MS, MEng, MEd, MBA);Professional school degree (e.g., MD, DDS, DVM, JD);Doctoral degree (e.g., PhD, EdD);Unknown;

Instructions

Choose the highest level attained by the participant/subject

Input Restrictions Single Pre-Defined Value Selected
Permissible Values

Never attended/Kindergarten only;1st Grade;2nd Grade;3rd Grade;4th Grade;5th Grade;6th Grade;7th Grade;8th Grade;9th Grade;10th Grade;11th Grade;12th Grade, no diploma;High school graduate;GED or equivalent;Some college, no degree;Associate degree: occupational/technical/vocational program;Associate degree: academic program;Bachelor’s degree (e.g., BA, AB, BS, BBA);Master’s degree (e.g., MA, MS, MEng, MEd, MBA);Professional school degree (e.g., MD, DDS, DVM, JD);Doctoral degree (e.g., PhD, EdD);Unknown;

Question Text Education level
Data Type Alphanumeric
Population Adult, Pediatric
Measurement Type
Field Size
Minimum Value
Maximum Value
Domain Participant Characteristics
SubDomain Social Status
CRF Module Social Status
Alias HIGHEST_EDU_LVL_CAT
Classification Supplemental
Copyright/Trademark
Previous Title Education level USA type
References

“National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES);
National Health Interview Survey (NHIS); PhenX Toolkit Current Educational Attainment #011001 (https://www.phenxtoolkit.org)”

CA DSR ID 3134878
CDISC ID
LOINC ID
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Version Date 2013-07-25T08:54:08.2
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