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Caloric Intake from Fast Food Among Children and Adolescents in the United States, 2011-2012

Categories: Children,Food/Nutrition,Statistics,Youth

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db213.pdf

From 1994 to 2006, caloric intake from fast food increased from 10% to 13% among children aged 2-18 years. This report presents the most recent data on the percentage of calories consumed from fast food among U.S. children by sex, age group, race and Hispanic origin, poverty status, and weight status.   From the National Center for Health Statistics

 

Prisoners in 2014

Categories: Crime/Justice,Statistics

http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/p14.pdf

Presents final counts of prisoners in state and federal prisons at year’s end 2014. Includes offense and demographic characteristics, prison capacity for each state, trends, and more. From the Bureau of Justice Statistics