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Survey of primary schools: Cisleithania 1880

A government survey of primary schools, their type, language of instruction, staffing, salary expenditure, enrolment; by school district and civil district (Bezirkahuptmannschaft)


teachers, enrolment, bezirkhauptmannschaft, education, Cisleithania, Volksschule, 1880, language of instruction, primary school, schooling expenditure, teacher salary

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Year(s) covered by data: 


Unit of observation:

school district, civil district / Bezirkhauptmannschaft

Source type:

government survey

Transcription originator:

Tomas Cvrcek

Recommended citation:

Cvrček, Tomáš. Schooling Under Control: The Origins of Public Education in Imperial Austria 1769-1869. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck. 2020.

Any note of caution:

Note that the school districts in Styria and Galicia did not match civil districts (Bezirkhauptmannschaften).

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