ERIC Number: ED448027
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Kids Count Data Sheet, 2000.
Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD.; Population Reference Bureau, Inc., Washington, DC.
Data from the 50 United States are listed for 1997 from Kids Count in an effort to track state-by-state the status of children in the United States and to secure better futures for all children. Data include percent low birth weight babies; infant mortality rate; child death rate; rate of teen deaths by accident, homicide, and suicide; teen birth rate; percent of teen high school dropouts; percent of teens not attending school and not working; percent of children living with parents who do not have full-time year-round employment; percent of children in poverty; percent of families with children headed by a single parent; and percent of children who live in a household without a phone or computer or Internet access. (SAH)
Descriptors: Accidents, Adolescents, Birth Rate, Birth Weight, Births to Single Women, Dropouts, Elementary Secondary Education, Homicide, One Parent Family, Parent Financial Contribution, Poverty, Suicide, Tables (Data)
Annie E. Casey Foundation, 701 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. Tel: 410-547-6600; Web site: http://www.aecf.org.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD.; Population Reference Bureau, Inc., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: United States