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VARIABLE NAME: CNTYID

DESCRIPTOR: County

DEFINITION: The South Carolina county in which the student resided at the time of the first admission to USC.

VALUES: See CHE Appendix E, SC County Codes.

FIELD ATTRIBUTE: A2

NOTE: Out-of-state students will be reported with the "96" code. Foreign students will be reported with the "97" code. South Carolina students for which the county identifier is unknown will be reported with the "98" code.

SOURCE: CHE Enrollment and Completions Files - Calculated using the geographic code on the USC INFO and Degrees Awarded files

EXAMPLE: To select students from Beaufort County, type CNTYID='07' in the WHERE statement. To select students from Beaufort and Lexington counties, type CNTYID IN ('07','32') in the WHERE statement.