ERIC Number: ED033489
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Mental Health Statistics; Current Facility Reports.
National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.; Public Health Service (DHEW), Arlington, VA.
Data collected on the number of resident patients, total admissions, net releases, and deaths in public institutions for the mentally retarded in the United States from 1950 to 1968 are given. Tables present information on trends of patient movement and administrative data from 1963 to 1968; similar information is presented for each state from 1967 to 1968. A description of the summarized data and the limitations of the material are provided. [Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document]. (WW)
Descriptors: Death, Exceptional Child Research, Expenditures, Incidence, Institutionalized Persons, Mental Retardation, Patients, Personnel, Population Trends, Statistical Surveys
National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Public Health Service, Bethesda, Maryland.
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.; Public Health Service (DHEW), Arlington, VA.