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FIRST-GENERATION STUDENTS

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French Equivalent: Élèves de la première génération

Definition:
“First-generation” are those students who reported in the Programme for International Student Evaluation (PISA) that they were born in the country of assessment but whose parents were born in another country.

Source Publication:
Education at a Glance, OECD, Paris, 2002, Glossary.

Cross References:
Native students
Non-native students

Statistical Theme: Education and training statistics

Created on Thursday, January 30, 2003

Last updated on Wednesday, March 05, 2003