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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2012 (NCJ 238797) July 2012
Grant
24 page(s)
Provides annual updates on the well-being of children and families in the United States across a range of domains. Among the findings from this year’s assessment, both adolescent births and violent crime victimization declined. The report also reveals that the number of children living in poverty increased.
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