ERIC Number: ED052881
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Participation in USDA Programs by Ethnic Groups.
Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC.
Prepared by the Civil Rights Program Evaluation Staff of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), this statistical report contains data supplied by 9 USDA agencies handling 23 USDA programs serving whites, Negroes, Spanish Americans, American Indians, and Oriental Americans in such areas as agricultural stabilization, employment, loans, and nutrition services. The purpose and procedures of this evaluation are specified and are followed by descriptions and data tabulations for each program (data were not available for 6 programs). Nine figures and 42 tables show 3 types of data: breakdown by ethnic group of program participation; evaluation of this breakdown in relation to the number per ethnic group eligible to participate; and percentage change in number per ethnic group participating over specified periods. A summary description is given of how eligible populations were determined. (BO)
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Authoring Institution: Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC.