ERIC Number: ED118320
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Migrant Family Housing Centers. Annual Operational Summary, January-December 1975.
California State Dept. of Employment Development, Sacramento. Migrant Services Section.
Covering January through December 1975, this report presents tabular data on the migrant families occupying California's 26 migrant family housing centers. Given by center, the tabular data 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; (9) family home base; and (10) operation and peak occupancy dates. Data indicate that (1) between January and December 1975, 2,577 families occupied the migrant housing centers; (2) the mean number of children per family was 2.6 while the mean number of adults per family was 3.0; (3) average family size was 5.2; (4) 26.4 percent were between 6 and 15 years of age and 26.6 percent were between 22 and 44 years of age; (5) 67.7 percent had completed between 1 and 7 years of school; (6) 78.3 percent were of Mexican background; and (7) the average length of stay was 122 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