TABLE 2-A4 1997 Comparison of States by Highest Risk (RI) and Composition (CI) Indices for Hispanic Students in the Category of Learning Disability

State

RI

CI

White RI for State

Highest RI

Delaware

8.88%

3.35%

6.75%

New York

8.41%

21.42%

6.63%

New Mexico

8.21%

52.79%

6.83%

 

13.84%

6.89%

7.37%

Highest CI

New Mexico

8.21%

52.79%

6.83%

California

5.27%

41.89%

4.92%

Texas

6.82%

36.62%

6.69%

Arizona

5.40%

31.80%

4.40%

TABLE 2-A5 1997 Comparison of States by Highest Risk (RI) and Composition (CI) Indices for Black Students in the Category of Emotional Disturbance

State

RI

CI

White RI for State

Highest RI

Minnesota

3.64%

10.39%

1.84%

Iowa

3.49%

12.54%

0.92%

Nebraska

2.81%

19.79%

0.71%

Highest CI

District of Columbia

0.97%

97.54%

0.19%

Louisiana

1.00%

59.65%

0.51%

South Carolina

0.93%

55.67%

0.58%

North Carolina

1.25%

50.92%

0.53%

TABLE 2-A6 1997 Comparison of States by Highest Risk (RI) and Composition (CI) Indices for Hispanic Students in the Category of Emotional Disturbance

State

RI

CI

White RI for State

Highest RI

Vermont

2.38%

0.70%

1.40%

Minnesota

1.76%

2.16%

1.84%

Hawaii

1.53%

3.29%

1.52%

Highest CI

New Mexico

0.85%

43.68%

1.10%

Texas

0.67%

26.15%

1.09%

New York

1.48%

21.26%

0.74%

California

0.08%

17.40%

0.24%



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