ERIC Number: ED053836
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Smaller Communities Program: Morrow County, Oregon. Combined Economic Base Report and Applicant Potential Report; An Evaluation of the Economic and Human Resources of a Rural Oregon County.
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 with relation to Morrow County, Oregon. As stated, the overall objective of the program was promotion of 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 Morrow 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, historical notes, socioeconomic factors, population, agriculture, nonagricultural industries, employment distribution, natural resources, industrial sites, the labor force, human resources, vocational training interests, occupational groups, and the methodology employed in the study. Two figures, 9 tables, and a 10-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.