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World Family Map 2014: Mapping Family Change and Child Well-Being Outcomes

Apr 14, 2014

The World Family Map Project monitors global changes in the areas of family structure, family socioeconomics, family processes, and family culture, focusing on 16 specific indicators selected by an expert group because of their known relationships to child outcomes in the research literature. This second annual edition of the World Family Map, sponsored by Child Trends and a range of educational and nongovernmental institutions from across the globe, provides updated indicators and a new essay focusing on union stability and early childhood health in developing countries, as well as
a brief analysis of psychological distress among 9- to 16-year-olds in the European Union.

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Authors

Laura Lippman
W. Bradford Wilcox

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