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Looking for statistics on Children, Youth, and Families? Find nationwide and local statistical resources for that topic below.
Provides statistics on healthcare, economics, education, etc and their effect on children.
Missouri Kids Count
"The Missouri KIDS COUNT Data Book is a collaborative project of the Family and Community Trust (FACT), the Office of Social and Economic Data Analysis (OSEDA) at the University of Missouri, and more than 20 public and private organizations across the state. CTF and the Annie E. Casey Foundation provide the primary funding for the data book and data tool." http://missourikidscountdata.org/
Child Welfare League of America
"CWLA is a powerful coalition of hundreds of private and public agencies serving children and families that are vulnerable since 1920. Our expertise, leadership and innovation on policies, programs, and practices help improve the lives of millions of children across the country. Our impact is felt worldwide." http://www.cwla.org/about-us/
CDC Teen Pregnancy Statistics
Reproductive Health: Teen Pregnancy
In 2017, a total of 194,377 babies were born to women aged 15–19 years, for a birth rate of 18.8 per 1,000 women in this age group. This is another record low for U.S. teens and a drop of 7% from 2016.1 Birth rates fell 10% for women aged 15–17 years and 6% for women aged 18–19 years.
Child Trends DataBank
"The Child Trends DataBank examines and monitors more than 100 indicators that focus on risks and positive developments for children. For each indicator we summarize what the research says about its importance to children’s development, track trends over time and by subgroup, and highlight strategies likely to improve well-being". www.childtrends.org/databank/
Child Care & Early Education Research Connections
"Child Care & Early Education Research Connections, launched in 2004, promotes high quality research in child care and early education and the use of that research in policy making. Our vision is that children are well cared for and have rich learning experiences, and their families are supported and able to work. Through this website, we offer research and data resources for researchers, policy makers, practitioners, and others." http://www.researchconnections.org/content/childcare/about.html
Missouri Child Abuse and Neglect Annual Report
"A document which details statistical information about Child Abuse and Neglect in Missouri. The data tables include county-level and statewide information.
This report covers program activities during a Calendar year (January through December)." http://dss.mo.gov/re/canar.htm
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