ERIC Number: ED129429
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
The Status of Children 1975.
Snapper, Kurt J.; And Others
This report includes information conerning demographic trends affecting children over the past few years, the status of children as determined by critical normative data pertaining to their health, education, welfare and the identification and targeting of programs and services to meet the needs of children. Section I covers demographic trends in the seventies; Section II is concerned with general classes of developmental problems and relevant programs; and Section III is a discussion of analytical methods for deriving indices of developmental risk and ways resources might possibly be targeted more efficiently and equitably. Included are many graphs, charts and tables providing such information as fertility and mortality rates, social and economic data on families, and data on day care facilities, preschool and school enrollment, community services, health, nutrition, child abuse, juvenile delinquency and welfare. Also included is a list of federal programs. (MS)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Advocacy, Child Welfare, Children, Community Services, Day Care, Delinquency, Demography, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Environment, Family Health, Fathers, Handicapped Children, Income, Infant Mortality, Labor Force, Mothers, Nutrition, Poverty, School Demography, Socioeconomic Status, Statistical Data, Tables (Data)
Social Research Group, The George Washington University, 2401 Virginia Avenue, N.W., Washington, D. C. 20037 (free of charge, postage & handling, $2.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Social Research Group.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to small type