ERIC Number: ED053835
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Smaller Communities Program: Crook County, Oregon. Combined Economic Base Report and Applicant Potential Report of a Rural Oregon County; An Evaluation of the Economic and Human Resources.
Oregon State Dept. of Employment, Salem.
Prepared by the Smaller Communities Services Program of the Oregon Department of Employment, this 1969 report summarizes the program findings relative to Crook County, Oregon. As stated, the overall objective of the program was promotion of the economic adjustment of specific rural, low-income areas--including the occupational adjustment of individual residents. In furtherance of this objective, a mobile team of 2 supervisors, 1 counselor, 1 labor area analyst, and 5 temporary personnel collected information pertaining to Crook County. The findings are reported in the document in terms of the area's relationship to the western United States, a general description of the area, socioeconomic factors, historical notes, population, agriculture, nonagricultural industries, employment distribution, natural resources, government and tax structure, the labor force, human resources, vocational training, occupational groups, and the methodology employed in the study. Two figures, 13 tables, and an 11-item bibliography are included. (MJB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Employment, Salem.