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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well Being, 2010
July 2010. Relying on official statistics collected by the 22 Federal agencies represented in the Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics, this 2010 Forum report assesses the well-being of the Nation’s children for 40 indicators in 7 domains. 24 pages. NCJ 231179.
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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2006
July 2006. This report on children's well-being in America in 2005 focuses on their economic security, health, behavior and social environment, and education. 18 pages. NCJ 214787.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 1997
July 1997. This report presents statistics and explanations of 26 indicators of the well-being of children; the indicators cover economic security, health, behavior and the social setting, education, and child abuse and neglect. 107 pages. NCJ 165472.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 1998
July 1998. This is the second annual (1998) synthesis of information on the status of the Nation's children, with attention to their economic security, health, behavior and social environment, and education. 123 pages. NCJ 171150.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 1999
July 1999. Prepared by the Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics, this report describes the changing population and family context in which children are living and identifies 23 indicators of well-being in the areas of economic security, health, behavior and the social environment, and education. 79 pages. NCJ 176366.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2000
July 2000. This is the fourth report in an annual series on the condition of America's children. 77 pages. NCJ 182680.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2001
July 2001. This fifth report in an annual series, mandated by Federal Executive Order No. 13045, presents recent official statistics that reflect both the promises and the difficulties confronting the Nation's youth. 141 pages. NCJ 188155.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2002
July 2002. This sixth report in an annual series presents information and data on 24 key indicators that represent important aspects of children's lives, including their economic security, health, behavior, social environment, and education. 143 pages. NCJ 195647.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being 2007, Tenth Anniversary Edition

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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well Being, 2011
July 2011. This report summarizes data on national indicators of the well-being of America's children as of 2010 and monitors changes in these indicators. 223 pages. NCJ 235151.
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America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2009
July 2009. Using data collected regularly, reliably, and rigorously by Federal agencies, this report summarizes national data for 2009 on seven key domains of children’s well-being, noting any changes from previous years. 216 pages. NCJ 226963.
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America's Children in Brief: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2004
July 2004. This is a condensed version of a detailed report on key indicators of child well-being in America, "America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2004." 17 pages. NCJ 205911.
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Assessment of Space Needs in Juvenile Detention and Correctional Facilities Report to Congress 1998
July 1998. In response to a request from the U.S. Congress in association with the U.S. Justice Department's (DOJ's) appropriation request for fiscal year 1998, DOJ's Office of Justice Programs prepared this report on an assessment of the present and future needs for space in the Nation's juvenile detention and correctional facilities. 118 pages. NCJ 188796.
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Characteristics of Juvenile Suicide in Confinement
Feburary 2009. This study examined data on the extent, characteristics, and distribution of suicides within juvenile facilities throughout the country. 16 pages. NCJ 214434.
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Counting America's Youth: Easy Access to Population Data
October 2000. This fact sheet provides information about Easy Access to Juvenile Populations, an online interactive data dissemination tool that provides demographic information on juveniles by State and county. 2 pages. NCJ 184505.
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Gang Members on the Move
October 1998. This Bulletin explores how key terms such as "gang," "gang proliferation," and "gang migration" are defined; how and whether gang migration affects gang proliferation; and trends reported in research literature. 12 pages. NCJ 171153.
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Gang Membership, Delinquent Peers, and Delinquent Behavior
October 1998. Longitudinal research that involved juveniles in Seattle, Wash., and Rochester, N.Y., examined whether gang membership contributes to delinquency above and beyond the influence of associating with delinquent peers. 12 pages. NCJ 171119.
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Growth of Youth Gang Problems in the United States: 1970-1998
April 2001. This report provides information on statistical trends in the development and growth of youth gang problems in the United States during the quarter century preceding December 1995 by examining changes in the numbers, types, and localities reporting the presence of gang problems. 143 pages. NCJ 181868.
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Juvenile Arrests 2002
September 2004. This report provides a summary and an analysis of national and State juvenile arrest data presented in the Federal Bureau of Investigationís report Crime in the United States 2002. 12 pages. NCJ 204608.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1993: Statistics Report
June 1996. This report presents data that describe delinquency and status offense cases handled by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction between 1989 and 1993. 75 pages. NCJ 159535.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1994
December 1996. This report describes the juvenile delinquency and status offense cases handled by juvenile courts between 1985 and 1994 and profiles the estimated 1,555,200 delinquency cases and 126,900 status offender cases of 1994. 110 pages. NCJ 163709.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1995
May 1998. This report profiles more than 1.7 million juvenile delinquency cases and 146,000 juvenile status offense cases handled by juvenile courts in 1995. 112 pages. NCJ 170607.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1996
July 1999. This report provides data and information on the delinquency and status offense cases handled by U.S. juvenile courts between 1987 and 1996. 113 pages. NCJ 168963.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1997
June 2000. This report describes the delinquency and status offense cases handled between 1988 and 1997 by U.S. courts with juvenile jurisdiction. 118 pages. NCJ 180864.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1998
June 2003. This report profiles more than 1.7 million delinquency cases handled by the juvenile courts during 1998 and examines trends in case processing since 1989. 115 pages. NCJ 193696.
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Juvenile Court Statistics 1999: Celebrating 100 Years of the Juvenile Court, 1899-1999
November 2003. This report profiles the nearly 1.7 million delinquency cases processed by courts nationwide with juvenile jurisdiction in 1999 and reviews judicial trends since 1990. 114 pages. NCJ 201241.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1996 Update on Violence
Feburary 1996. This report presents statistics on juvenile victims of violence and violent juvenile offenders, based on information from the FBI, the General Accounting Office, and other sources. 40 pages. NCJ 159107.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1997 Update on Violence
August 1997. This statistical summary presents raw data needed to address the problems of juvenile crime and victimization. 55 pages. NCJ 165703.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report
September 1999. This 1999 report provides data and information on juvenile population characteristics, juvenile victims, juvenile offenders, juvenile justice system structure and process, law enforcement and juvenile crime, juvenile courts and juvenile crime, and juveniles in correctional facilities. 236 pages. NCJ 178257.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report
March 2006. This nationwide report for 2006 provides statistics on juvenile offenders and victims as well as the justice system's response to juvenile crime. 260 pages. NCJ 212906.
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Juvenile Offenders and Victims: A Focus on Violence
August 1995. This report presents the most requested information on juveniles and the juvenile justice system in the United States. 33 pages. NCJ 153570.
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Juvenile Residential Facility Census, 2008: Selected Findings
July 2011. This 2011 bulletin from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, presents the findings of the 2008 census on residential facilities for juvenile offenders in custody. 12 pages. NCJ 231683.
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Juvenile Suicide in Confinement: A National Survey
Feburary 2009. The primary goals of this first national survey on juvenile suicides in confinement (juvenile detention centers, reception centers, training schools, ranches, camps, and farms) were to determine the extent and distribution of such suicides and to obtain descriptive data on the demographic characteristics of each victim, incident characteristics, and the characteristics of the juvenile facility in which the suicide occurred. 55 pages. NCJ 213691.
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Juveniles in Corrections
June 2004. This report presents the latest available national and State-level data from the biennial Census of Juveniles in Residential Placement (CJRP), as of October 27, 1999. 24 pages. NCJ 202885.
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Juveniles in Residential Placement: 1997-2008
Feburary 2010. This Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Fact Sheet examines trends in the residential placement of juvenile offenders. 2 pages. NCJ 229379.
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OJJDP Research: Making a Difference for Juveniles
August 1999. This report summarizes initiatives sponsored by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's (OJJDP) Research and Program Development Division in juvenile delinquency and juvenile justice research, evaluation, and statistics during 1996-1998 and presents the major findings of these initiatives. 55 pages. NCJ 177602.
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OJJDP Research 2000 Report
May 2001. This report summarizes the activities and achievements of the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Preventionís (OJJDP) Research Division from August 1999 to the present in research, evaluation, and statistics, as well as the findings of several OJJDP research projects. 71 pages. NCJ 186732.
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Substance Abuse: The Nationís Number One Health Problem
May 2001. 2 pages. NCJ 0.
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