Category Children-Families

Children looked after in England including adoption: 2014 to 2015

Children looked after in England including adoption: 2014 to 2015 Source: Department for Education (UK) Statistics on looked-after children at both national and local authority levels for the financial year 2014 to 2015.

Federal Low Income Programs: Multiple Programs Target Diverse Populations and Needs

Federal Low Income Programs: Multiple Programs Target Diverse Populations and Needs Source: Government Accountability Office More than 80 federal programs (including 6 tax expenditures) provide aid to people with low incomes, based on GAO’s survey of relevant federal agencies. Medicaid (the largest by far), the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), and […]

5 facts about America’s students

5 facts about America’s students Source: Pew Research Center In a few weeks, America’s roughly 53.5 million K-12 students will head to the classroom. Trading in swimming pools and summer jobs for math problems and history homework, these students will hit the books at one of more than 129,200 schools across the country, including about […]

Parents’ Experiences in Obtaining Health Care for Children, Ages 0-17, Estimates for the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2011

Parents’ Experiences in Obtaining Health Care for Children, Ages 0-17, Estimates for the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2011 Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Highlights Three-fourths of parents of children from poor families compared to 80 percent from high income families reported always being able to make routine health care appointments for their children […]

Domestic Violence Counts: Census 2014 Report

Domestic Violence Counts: Census 2014 Report (PDF) Source: National Network to End Domestic Violence From press release: For the ninth consecutive year, the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) conducted its annual National Census of Domestic Violence Services on September 10, 2014 and today released their analysis of that data in the report: Domestic […]

EU — Demography report – 2015 edition

Demography report – 2015 edition Source: Eurostat This analytical web-note contains an extensive update of the main demographic trends for the EU and a labour-market supplement which outlines the potential consequences of the forthcoming demographic change (declining working-age population) on the EU’s growth perspective. The Demography Report was jointly produced by DG Eurostat and DG […]

Generation X and Millennials Attitudes about Having and Raising Children in Cohabiting Unions

Generation X and Millennials Attitudes about Having and Raising Children in Cohabiting Unions Source: National Center for Family & Marriage Research (Bowling Green State University) Cohabitation has become an increasingly common family context to have and raise children. One in five children are born to cohabiting parents, and this level has doubled in the last […]