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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2018
(NCJ 252132) September 2018
Report, 39 page(s)
Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics
Highlights from this year's report feature six measures on the status of at-risk children and youth include: poverty and extreme poverty, health insurance continuity, homelessness, exposure to violence, prescription opioid misuse and use disorders, and residential placement of juveniles. This year's report includes updated statistics on children and families in the United States across 41 report indicators, covering a range of domains: family and social environment, economic circumstances, health care, physical environment and safety, behavior, education, and health.