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ERIC Number: ED407145
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: 166
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Profile of Florida's Children: The 1995 Statewide and County Update.
Weitzel, S.; And Others
This Kids Count report presents information on the status of Florida's children. A statistical profile is presented for the state and for each county, based on demographic data and 19 indicators of child well being: (1) per capita income; (2) county population; (3) number of white and nonwhite children under 18 years; (4) number of births in 1993 compared to 1990 by race; (5) teen birth rate by race; (6) low birth weight by race; (7) early prenatal care by race; (8) infant mortality rate by race; (9) number of births to unwed mothers by age and race; (10) number of child deaths; (11) teen violent death rate and number; (12) number of runaways; (13) number of children affected by marriage dissolutions; (14) number of students in school; (15) number of school disciplinary actions; (16) high school graduation rate; (17) number of students eligible for free or reduced school lunches; (18) number of youths in the juvenile justice system by race; and (19) number of child abuse and neglect cases verified. Data tables, terminology, and sources are appended. (KDFB)
Technical Publications, USF/FMHI, 13301 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., Tampa, FL 33612-3899; phone: 813-974-4403.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD.
Authoring Institution: University of South Florida, Tampa. Florida Center for Children and Youth.
Identifiers - Location: Florida