National Evaluation of Welfare-to-Work Strategies: 2-Year Client Survey Files: Annotated table displays child outcomes

09/10/2001

                                                                 Table 10.2

                                                               Child Outcomes
                                                          for Control Group Families
                                  in the Full Sample and for Families with No Children Under Age 6

                                                                             Full Sample

                                                Behavioral Adjustment          School Progress      Health and Safety Composite

                                                                                                                Taken
                                                                                                             to Hospital    3 to 7
                                                                  Attended              Attended                for      Indicators
                                                     Behavorial   a Special             a Special  Removed   Accident,   Were True
                                                         or       Class for             Class for   from      Injury,       for
                                                      Emotional  Behavorial  Repeated   Learning   Mother's     or        Children
 Site and Program                   Sample Suspended  Problems    Problems    a Grade   Problems    care     Poisoning  Within Family
                                      Size   (%)        (%)        (%)        (%)       (%)         (%)       (%)          (%)

Atlanta                               1086  23.1       17.2        8.5       19.3      12.5        2.6       21.5        14.5

Grand Rapids                           584  18.2       31.2       14.6       12.1      28.9        4.8       33.6        20.4

Riverside Labor Force Attachment      1114  15.6       22.5        5.0       10.5      21.6        3.8       30.7        13.9
Riverside Human Capital Development    729  18.5       21.4        6.0       12.6      22.8        3.9       28.5        15.8

Columbus                               357  27.6       26.5       11.7       16.9      27.4        3.3       33.5        25.8

Detroit                                216  20.9       11.9        4.1       12.5      12.1        1.3       18.1         8.4

Oklahoma City                          252  16.1       19.8        5.3       16.5      22.3        3.8       36.7        16.7

Portland                               313  20.0       35.6       13.2        6.5      28.0        7.7       34.4        21.9

Measures Used                             VNSUSPN    BEHVEMOT   VNSPCBEH   VNREPEAT  VNSPCLRN    VNRMVD     VNHOSP     chpr3t7


    Table 10.2 (continued)



                               Families with No Children Under Age 6d
                                    Behavioral Adjustment     School Progress    Health and Safety Composite
Site and Program               Sampl SuspendBehaviora Attends  Repeated Attends a Removed Taken to 3 to 7 InSuspended Gets or NeSpecial BRepeated Special LeaRemoved Went to 3 to 7 pr

Atlanta                          549  29.6    19.7      9.3     19.2     14.2       3.2     20.9     17.0   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7

Grand Rapids                     253  25.7    34.4     13.8     14.4     31.6       4.5     32.0     23.0   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7

Riverside Labor Force Attachmen  592  21.6    25.1      6.1     11.4     23.6       3.6     29.0     16.0   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7
Riverside Human Capital Develop  385  26.4    21.4      6.4     14.4     20.8       4.1     24.3     16.2   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7

Columbus                         187  35.1    27.4     14.1     22.0     31.2       1.9     28.3     29.8   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7

Detroit                           84  34.7    16.1      6.2     19.0     17.1       1.4     12.5     12.9   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7

Oklahoma City                     83  26.4    17.5      8.2     22.6     32.5       4.5     33.1     22.3   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7

Portland                         118  33.7    44.5     16.6      7.7     29.2       9.3     29.9     24.9   VNSUSPND  BEHVEMOT  VNSPCBEH VNREPEAT VNSPCLRN   VNRMVD  VNHOSP  chpr3t7