ERIC Number: ED118286
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Migrant Family Housing Centers. Annual Operational Summary, January-December 1972.
California State Dept. of Employment Development, Sacramento. Migrant Services Section.
Covering January through December 1972, this report presents tabular data on the migrant families occupying California's 25 migrant family housing centers. Tabular data, given by center, pertain to: (1) migrant housing center occupancy; (2) family size by center and by annual income; (3) age of family members; (4) age of male and female family members; (5) annual income; (6) school years completed by persons 18 years and over; (7) ethnic background; (8) number of families by length of stay, total days, and average stay; and (9) family home base. Data indicate that (1) between January and December 1972, 2,873 families occupied the migrant housing centers; (2) the mean number of children per family was 2.3 while the mean number of adults per family was 2.9; (3) the modal family size was 4; (4) the majority of the family members were between 22 and 44 years of age; (5) the majority had completed between 1 and 7 years of school; (6) the majority were of Mexican background; and (7) the majority length of stay was between 121 and 180 days. (NQ)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Employment Development, Sacramento. Migrant Services Section.
Identifiers - Location: California