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Identifying Emotional and Behavioral Problems in Children Aged 4-17 Years: United States, 2001-2007

Categories: Children,Mental Health,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhsr/nhsr048.pdf

This report examines two measures that identify children with emotional and behavioral problems.  From the National Center for Health Statistics

 

 

Bahrain: Reform, Security, and U.S. Policy

Categories: Arab,Civil/Human Rights,Middle East Conflict

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/mideast/95-1013.pdf

Describes the agitation for reform in Bahrain as part of the Arab spring uprisings, the political structure of Bahrain, human rights issues in the country, and U.S.-Bahrain security and foreign policy relations.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists

 

The Federal Communications Commission: Current Structure and Its Role in the Changing Telecommunications Landscape

Categories: Laws/Regulations,Telecommunications/Internet

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/RL32589.pdf

Describes various proposals for reform related to the regulatory role of the FCC.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists

 

Representatives and Senators: Trends in Member Characteristics Since 1945

Categories: Congress,Statistics

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42365.pdf

Provides profiles of Senators and Representatives  in selected Congresses since 1945.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists

 

 

What It’s Worth: Field of Training and Economic Status in 2009

Categories: Education,Education-Higher,Headlines,Income/Poverty,Labor/Employment,Statistics

http://www.census.gov/prod/2012pubs/p70-129.pdf

This report explores the relationship between educational attainment, field of training, and eventual occupation and earnings.  The report also explores sex, race, and ethnic differences in educational attainment and differences between people who received a General Educational Development certificate and a high school diploma.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

Educational Attainment in the United States: 2011 Detailed Tables

Categories: Education-Higher,Statistics

http://www.census.gov/hhes/socdemo/education/data/cps/2011/tables.html

Detailed statistical tables showing educational attainment by demographic characteristics.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

Field of Bachelor’s Degree in the United States: 2009

Categories: Education-Higher,Statistics

http://www.census.gov/prod/2012pubs/acs-18.pdf

Compiles statistics on field of bachelor’s degree divided by 188 majors and about 15 broad fields. First such report since question was added to the  American Community Survey.   From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

Educational Attainment in the United States: 2009

Categories: Education,Education-Higher,Statistics

http://www.census.gov/prod/2012pubs/p20-566.pdf

Provides estimates of educational attainment in the U.S. including comparisons by demographic characteristics.  28% reported having a bachelor’s degree or higher, a five-fold increase since data was first collected in 1940.  From the Census Bureau

 

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