US: A rising share of undergraduates are from poor families
Richard Fry and Anthony Cilluffo - Pew Center, 22 May 2019
The overall number of undergraduates at US colleges and universities has increased dramatically over the past 20 years, with growth fueled almost exclusively by an influx of students from low-income families and students of color.
Family resilience and connection promote flourishing among US children
Christina D. Bethell, Narangerel Gombojav, and Robert C. Whitaker - Health Affairs, 26 May 2019.
The family characteristics that help a child flourish were resilience, and connection between the parent and child.
US Births: Provisional data for 2018
National Center for Health Statistics, May 2019.
Births are shown by age and race and
Hispanic origin of mother. Data on
prenatal care, cesarean delivery, preterm
births, and low birthweight are also
A changing world
Jacob Poushter, Janell Fetterolf and Christine Tamir - Pew Research Center, 22 April 2019.
People see more diversity and gender equality happening but say family ties have weakened.
20,000 unaccompanied minors among
asylum seekers in the EU
Eurostat, 26 April 2019.
In 2018, 19 700 asylum seekers applying for international protection in the Member States of the European Union were
considered to be unaccompanied minors.
Employment Outlook 2019
OECD, 25 April 2019.
The 2019 edition of the OECD Employment Outlook presents new evidence on changes in job stability, underemployment and the share of well-paid jobs, and discusses the policy implications of these changes with respect to how technology, globalisation, population ageing, and other megatrends are transforming the labour market in OECD countries.
US teens: Anxiety and depression as a major problem among their peers
Juliana Menasce Horowitz and Nikki Graf - Pew Research Center, 20 February 2019.
For boys and girls, day-to-day experiences and future aspirations vary in key ways.
The life of women and men in Europe — A statistical portrait
Eurostat, 19 October 2019.
The publication aims at comparing women and men in their daily lives. It also shows how similar or different the everyday life of women and men is in European countries.
Impact of child maltreatment on neural face processing
Lisa J.M. van den Berga, Marieke S. Tollenaara, Laura H.C.G. Compier-de Block, Marian J. Bakermans-Kranenburg and Bernet M. Elzingaa - Psychoneuroendocrinology, April 2019.
Exposure to childhood maltreatment is associated with a cascade of negative consequences that impairs psychological, social and biological development, which can persist throughout the life span.
Are immigrants a strength or a burden?
Ana Gonzalez-Barrera and Phillip Connor - Pew Research Center, 14 March 2019.
Majorities of publics in top migrant destination countries say immigrants strengthen their countries, according to this survey of 18 countries that host half of the world’s migrants.