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Demographic Data

The Nation's Report Card

U.S. Department of Education

This Web site contains information about the Nation

A Day in the Life of American Adolescents

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

This report highlights the substance abuse behavior and addiction treatment activities that occur among adolescents on an average day.

State Data Fact Sheets on Suicide

Education Development Center, Inc

These fact sheets describe statistics on deaths by suicide; estimated hospitalized attempts; and data on medical costs, work loss costs, gender, race/ethnicity, age, and method of suicide for each of the fifty states and the District of Columbia.

Parental Involvement in Schools

Child Trends

This fact sheet reports differences in parent involvement in schools by grade, race, education, economic status, and other demographic factors.

Suicide Trends Among Youths and Young Adults Aged 10-24 Years

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

This report analyzes U.S. trends in suicide among persons aged 10-24 years, from 1990-2004.

National Disproportionate Minority Contact (DMC) Databook

U.S. Department of Justice

This resource is designed to give users an understanding of the levels of disproportionate minority contact at various levels of juvenile justice system.

Protecting America's Future: A State-by-State Look at SCHIP and Uninsured Kids

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

This report presents a state-by-state analysis of children's and adolescents' access to health insurance and health care, including how that has changed since the State Children's Health Insurance

Office of Minority Health

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The Office of Minority Health (OMH) works to improve and protect the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that eliminate health d

Reducing Disparities Beginning in Early Childhood

Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health

This fact sheet highlights national patterns of health and mental health disparities in early childhood, and provides recommendations for reducing these disparities.

2007 Fact Sheet on Reproductive Health: Adolescents and Young Adults

National Adolscent Health Information Center

This fact sheet contains data on the reproductive health trends of adolescents and young adults by age, gender, race, and ethnicity.