Assignment 12 3 Essay 9

  1. Using the Crosstabulation of Census 2009, write analysis of school drop out patterns by race/ethnicity, gender and age.
  2. Drawing from the data what is the relationship between educational attainment for: a) marital status/divorce, and b) income?
  3. Conclude with a general statement what the data says.
  4. As a Policy Analyst, make data-driven suggestions to address the problem of a) reduce the potential for divorce; b) reduce the earning gap between women and men even in situations where women have attained higher education than men.
  5. Cite and reference your all sources. See for direct instructions.

Length: 2-3 pages double-spaced

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This assignment will to help you gain insights on the school drop-out patterns by race, ethnicity, gender and age.


This assignment is worth 25 points toward your course grade and will be graded according to the following Essay Grading Criteria:

Essay Grading Criteria

Addresses the required questions, issues, problems, etc. of the essay topic(s). .

6 points

Applies and defines related sociological concepts, theories, terminology, etc.

6 points

Presents beliefs, opinions, viewpoints, etc. substantiated by data, information, etc.

6 points

Draws data, information, etc. from research-based and peer-reviewed reference sources.

4 points

Uses APA Style to write essay and cite reference sources.

3 points