Farm To School Census

fns.usda.gov-f2s_census-2015-2

This file contains the raw data for all public school districts, private schools, and charter schools (SFAs) that completed the 2015 USDA Farm to School Census. Results can also be found online at https://farmtoschoolcensus.fns.usda.gov.

Notes

  • Notes for the 'census' file'
  • The QuestionSource, Universe, Definition, CodesNotes and QuestionText properties in the schema are taken from the datasets 'Variable Map” data file
  • However, the variable map diverges from the column headers after colum 223. The remaining columns are from the Common Core of Data.
  • The file includes matched data from the Common Core of Data (school year 2013-2014) found at https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/pubagency.asp.
  • The variable map tab describes the coding for each of variables created from the Census data and select variables from the Common Core of Data. All variables matched from the Common Core of Data are described at https://nces.ed.gov/ccd/pdf/2015147_2013-14_LEA_documentation_v1a.pdf.
  • For detailed information about how this data was collected and analyzed, please visit https://farmtoschoolcensus.fns.usda.gov/about.
  • All of the data are self-reported and may conflict with other data sources.
  • If you have questions about the data file or plan to use the data to complete additional analysis, please contact Matthew Benson at matthew.benson@fns.usda.gov.
  • Updated online October 31, 2016- v1c.
  • Notes for the state_* files
  • For the state_census file, the totcost, totdolinclmilk, totdolexclmilk are included in the variable map, but these varibles are actually part of the state_dollar data schema. This files columns diverge from the Variable map after the pctinterstate variable.
  • This file contains state, territory, and national level summary statistics for those public school districts, private schools, and charter schools (SFAs) that completed the 2015 USDA Farm to School Census.
  • All of the respondent data are self-reported and may conflict with other data sources.
  • For detailed information about how this data was collected and analyzed, please visit https://farmtoschoolcensus.fns.usda.gov/about.
  • If you have questions about the data file or plan to use the data to complete additional analysis, please contact Matthew Benson at matthew.benson@fns.usda.gov.
  • The state level CCD estimates tab summarizes the number of schools and students participating in farm to school activities using the Common Core of Data.
  • The state level dollar estimates tab summarizes the dollars spent on all food and local food (including and excluding fluid milk).
  • The variable map tab describes the coding for each of variables created from the Census data.

Documentation Links

Farm To School Home Page : Home page for the Farm To School Census Program.

About the Census : Detailed of the survey design, data collection and links to datasets.

Common Core of Data : Documentation for the variables linked from the Common Core of Data.

Contacts

Origin : Farm To School Program United States Department of Agriculture

Wrangler : Eric Busboom Civic Knowledge

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated March 22, 2017, 04:03 (UTC)
Created March 14, 2017, 23:05 (UTC)
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