Child and Youth Report Cards

Iowa Youth Survey

The Iowa Youth Survey is a joint effort conducted by The Iowa Department of Public Health's Division of Behavioral Health, Iowa Department of Education, Office of Drug Control Policy, Iowa Department of Human Rights, Criminal and Juvenile Justice Planning and Statistical Analysis Center, and Iowa Department of Human Services.

Publishing Date: 
October 10, 2005

Education-Student Surveys: Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System Survey

The bill requires the State Department of Education to collaborate with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in order to incorporate the provisions of the Maryland Adolescent Survey and the Youth Tobacco Survey into the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance system survey.

Publishing Date: 
January 10, 2007

Beyond Indicators: From Risk Assessment to Practical Strategies for Promoting Adolescent Health and Well-Being

Public health professionals and clinical program directors increasingly need well-defined, measurable, population-based health indicators in order to develop, manage and evaluate physical and mental health programs for adolescents.

Publishing Date: 
December 15, 2003

South Carolina: Young Adults in South Carolina - A Comprehensive Report on the Lives of South Carolinians 18-29

The young adults report focuses on the challenges and problems of persons ages 18–29 who have difficulties in the transition to independence. Necessarily, public policy must address the dilemmas of society, many of which are experienced by young adults.

Publishing Date: 
December 15, 2002

Pennsylvania: Report Card 2004 - The Well-Being of Children and Youth in Philadelphia

This comprehensive document tracks Philadelphia’s past in order to inform its present and future decisions that impact the health, safety, education and overall well-being of the city’s children and youth. Like any five-year old, Report Card 2004 is notable for its growth over the past few years.

Publishing Date: 
December 15, 2004

Oklahoma: KIDS COUNT Factbook 2004

The 2004 report has a special focus on the circumstances and behaviors which impact Oklahoma children; and for the first time since 1999, the report revisits the state's economic clusters to illustrate the diverse environments in which children live.

Publishing Date: 
December 15, 2004

Ohio: Ohio Child and Family Indicator Manual

Ohio Family and Children First Cabinet Council 2004 Indicator Manual includes six commitments:  expectant parents and newborn thrive, infants and toddlers thrive, children are ready for school, children and youth succeed in school, children and youth engage in healthy behaviors, youth successfully transition into adulthood.

Publishing Date: 
December 15, 2004

North Carolina: The NC Children's Index 2006

The Index includes state level data with trends over time to help analyze what progress the state is making to improve the lives of young people. This compilation of indicators of child well-being includes reports of key services offered, and the outcomes for children.

Publishing Date: 
December 15, 2006