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Demographic Data

Promoting Culturally Competent Trauma-Informed Practices

This brief provides data on trauma exposure for youth across several demographic variables and explains the role of culture in trauma.

Building Early Childhood Systems in a Multi-Ethnic Society: An Overview of BUILD

The BUILD Initiative is producing a series of briefs on diversity and equity to help fill a knowledge and communication gap in developing early childhood systems for a multi-ethnic society.

Child Health USA 2010

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration

This annual report, published by the U.S.

American Human Development Project

Social Science Research Council

This project is a nonpartisan, non-profit initiative established to introduce to the United States an international approach and tool for measuring human well-being: the human development approach

States in Brief Report

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has developed 51 new short reports providing key information about the level of substance abuse and mental health problems pre

Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI) Report

US Department of Health and Human Services

This report provides an overview of key health indicators for local communities to encourage dialogue about actions that can be taken to improve a community's health.

The State of America's Children 2008

Children's Defence Fund

This report is a compilation of the most recent and reliable national and state-by-state data on poverty, health, child welfare, youth at risk, early childhood development, education, nutrition and

A Guide to Resources for Creating, Locating, and Using Child and Youth Indicator Data

Child Trends and Kids Count

This guide provides brief descriptions of data and information resources available to those who work in the child and youth indicators field.

Basic Facts About Low-Income Children: Birth to Age 18

National Center for Children in Poverty

This fact sheet provides data and trends on U.S. children, birth to age 18, who live in families with low incomes.

Who are America's Poor Children?

Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

This fact sheet details some of the characteristics of American children who are considered poor by the official standard.