Change Indicator

Children absent more than 15 days from school in Georgia

Children absent more than 15 days from school

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definition and Source



Numerator: Number of students who are absent more than 15 days from school. Denominator: Number of students. Rate calculation: 100 times the numerator divided by the denominator.

Data Source

Office of Student Achievement Report Card and Georgia Department of Education.


The year listed is the second half of the school year; for example, 2016 refers to the 2015-2016 school year. Data for all school systems are now listed separately. For counties with one school system, the data have not changed. For counties with more than one school system, search for each “School District” in the county. If the denominator is less than 10 students, data are not presented in tables, graphs or downloaded data sets. For data by specific schools, go to
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Last Updated

December 2022