Tobacco Use

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Metadata [i] Washington State Department of Health, Burden of Tobacco in Washington State Fact Sheet (2010). [ii] M. Bartal, “Health Effects of Tobacco use,” Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease 56, no. 6 (2001): 545-554. [iii] Washington State Department of Health, Burden of Tobacco in Washington State Fact Sheet (2010). Oregon Health Authority, Columbia County Tobacco Fact Sheet (2001).

Teen Birth Rate

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Metadata [i] Oregon Department of Human Services, Teen Pregnancy Prevention. [ii] Center for disease control and prevention, “Vital signs: teen pregnancy–United States, 1991—2009,” Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 60, no. 13 (2011): 414-20. S. Hoffman, “By the Numbers: The Public Costs of Teen Childbearing,” Washington, DC: The National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy (2006). [iii] Mary Bissell, “Socio-Economic Outcomes of …

Student Achievement

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Metadata [i] Abdurrahman Aktop, (2010) “socioeconomic Status, Physical Fitness, Self-concept, Attitude toward Physical Education, and Academic Achievement of Children,” Perceptual and Motor Skills 110 (2010): 531-546. Selcuk Sirin, “Socioeconomic Status and Academic Achievement: A Meta-Analytic Review of Research,” Review of Educational Research 75, no. 3 (2005): 417-453. [ii] Carol Costante, “Healthy Learners: The Link between Health and Student Achievement,” American …

Race & Hispanic Origin

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The first chart on this page represents those respondents who identified within just one racial category, in addition to respondents of any race who identified as Hispanic or Latino. The second chart shows the percentage of respondents who reported each race, whether solely that race or in combination—for example, someone identifying as Asian and Black would show up in both …