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Carson, J.A. Mattingly, M. J., Schaefer, A. Gains in Reducing Child Poverty, but Racial- Ethnic Disparities Persist. National Issue Brief #118. Spring 2017. Carsey Institutes, University of New Hampshire.
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This brief uses data from the American Community Survey to investigate patterns of child poverty across race-ethnicities and across regions and place types.
The Rural Health Information Hub is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). This information hub provides on-line information and resources focused on rural health disparities.
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In the fall of 2007, researchers at the Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire completed the first stages of the Community and Environment in Rural America (CERA) survey. Nearly 8,000 residents in 19 carefully selected rural counties were interviewed in the comprehensive survey to... Read more »
This report summarizes population redistribution trends in the rural and small town communities that are an important part of the social, economic and political fabric of the country. Nonmetropolitan, or rural, America contains over 75 percent of the land area and 17 percent of the U.S.... Read more »
During its spring 2016 meeting in Beaufort, South Carolina, the National Advisory Committee on Rural Health and Human Services discussed the unique rural challenges related to opioid use disorder and the experiences of families in crisis. During its site visit the Committee heard from residents... Read more »
This brief looks at both the incidence of high child poverty (20 percent or greater) over the past three decades and at the places where such high child poverty has persisted for all of those decades. Our analysis documents both that the incidence of high child poverty is growing... Read more »