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Earl Gregg Swem Library

Millennials: Finding Opportunity in Federal Service

Categories: Govt Personnel,Labor/Employment,Youth

Summarizes results from the 2014 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey about how government employees feel about their jobs and how these findings can help managers recruit members of the millennial generation to federal service.  From the Office of Personnel Management


Juvenile Court Statistics 2011

Categories: Crime/Justice,Statistics,Youth

Provides information on delinquency cases handled in 2011 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction and describes trends in such cases between 1985 and 2011.  From the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.


Selected Statistics from the Public Elementary and Secondary Education Universe: School Year 2012-13: First Look

Categories: Children,Education,Statistics,Youth

Covers numbers and types of schools, operational status of schools and districts, student counts, teacher counts, and pupil/teacher ratios.  From the National Center for Education Statistics


School Enrollment: Detailed Tables

Categories: Children,Education,Education-Higher,Labor/Employment,Statistics,Youth

8 tables on enrollment at all education levels with demographic characteristics of enrollees.  From the Census Bureau


Prevalence of Underweight Among Children and Adolescents Aged 2-19 Years: United States, 1963-1965 Through 2011-2012

Categories: Children,Health/Medical,Statistics,Youth

Reports that 3.5% of children and adolescents are underweight with trends from the 1960s. From the National Center for Health Statistics


Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity Among Children and Adolescents: United States, 1963-1965 Through 2011-2012

Categories: Children,Health/Medical,Statistics,Youth

Estimates that 17% of U.S. children and adolescents aged 2-19 are obese and another 15% are overweight and provides limited estimates of trends since the 1960s.  From the National Center for Health Statistics


Report to Congress on the Runaway and Homeless Youth Programs, Fiscal Years 2012 and 2013

Categories: Housing/Homelessness,Marriage/Family,Youth

Discusses the activities and accomplishments of the program.  From the Family and Youth Services Bureau of the Administration for Children and Families


State Mandated Financial Education and the Credit Behavior of Young Adults

Categories: Education,Financial Crisis/Markets,Youth

Examines the credit scores and delinquency rates of young adults in three states where personal financial education mandates were established in 2007 to see if the programs have been successful.  From the Federal Reserve


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