Race Ethnicity

Federal Agency Resources 

Federal Interagency Working Group for Research on Race & Ethnicity: Frequently Asked Questions & Issues for Public Consideration (Living document) 

US Census: Research to Improve Data on Race and Ethnicity (2017) 

OMB: Standards for Maintaining, Collecting, and Presenting Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity  

Federal Register: Final guidance published October 2007, Volume 72, Number 202, pp. 59266-59279 (2007) 

OMB: Guidance on Aggregation and Allocation of Data on Race for Use in Civil Rights Monitoring and Enforcement (2000) 

OMB: Revision to Standards for the Classification of Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity (1997) 

Education Related Resources 

IPEDS: Race/Ethnicity Info Center 

IPEDS: Glossary - Includes definitions of race/ethnicity categories (Living document) 

NCES: Statistical Standards (Includes example of  
2-question format) (2012) 

SHEEO: Race & Ethnicity Reporting (2012) 

IPEDS: Changes to Race/Ethnicity Report (2007)