ERIC Number: ED235875
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Children in the UK: Signposts to Statistics.
This guide indicates statistical sources in the United Kingdom dealing with children and young people. Regular and occasional sources are listed in a three-column format including the name of the source, a brief description, and the geographic area to which statistics refer. Information is classified under 25 topic headings: abortions; accidents; adoption; alcohol, drugs, and smoking; births; child abuse; children in care; children's hearings; crime; day care and playgroups; divorce; education; ethnic minorities; family structure; financial circumstances; handicapped children; health; hospitals; housing; mortality statistics; personal social services; population; unemployment; working mothers; and youth activities. A composite bibliography and an address list of nongovernmental organizations concerned with statistics are included. A publication timetable, indicating the order of publication for l981 census topic volumes, and a chart showing the number of children and young people in the United Kingdom in l980 are also appended. (BJD)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Children, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Characteristics, Foreign Countries, Health, Resource Materials, Statistical Data
National Children's Bureau, 8 Wakley Street, London EC1V 7QE, England.
Publication Type: Guides - General; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Children's Bureau, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom