8 edition of The New Indicators of Well-Being and Development found in the catalog.
August 8, 2006
by Palgrave Macmillan
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||192|
The Human Development Index (HDI) is a statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development.A country scores a higher HDI when the lifespan is higher, the education level is higher, and the gross national income GNI (PPP) per capita is higher. It was developed by Pakistani economist. Ta ble Goals for child well-being and well-becoming, and their indicators 26 Ta ble Millennium Development Goals and indicators that apply to child rights and well-being 30 Ta ble Millennium Development Goals and indicators that apply to child health 95 Ta ble Infant, under-five mortality and neonatal mortality rates.
A major example of child well-being reporting at the state level began in , when The Annie E. Casey Foundation released its first Kids Count report, presenting data for the nation and all 50 states on 10 indicators of child well-being (The Annie E. Casey Foundation, ). The report, produced annually to date, tracks progress and ranks. Investigating the potential and problems in the development of indicators of children’s well-being from administrative data is not a new activity (U.S. Department of Commerce ). However, during the last two decades, the subject of this activity has increasingly become computerized administrative data.
The Economics of Green Growth investigates the possibility of creating an integrated indicator covering three pillars of sustainable development: economy, society and the environment. The excessive pursuit of economic efficiency has resulted in severe environmental problems such as climate change and biodiversity loss, and societal human issues such as inequality and disparity. The OECD plans to issue similar reports in the future on a recurrent basis, and to enrich the set of dimensions and indicators in the light of experience gained and of progress made in implementing better measures. Download the Compendium in PDF: Download the Compendium ( MB) Or by chapter: Reader's guide. I. Introduction. II.
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Get this from a library. The new indicators of well-being and development. [Jean Gadrey; Florence Jany-Catrice] -- "The growth of GDP remains the principal focus of attention when it comes to judging the progress of the 'wealth of nations': however other attempts have been made, most of.
New indicators of development, well being, social health or ecological footprint are presented in this volume as alternative methods of re-assessing the growing gap between well being and 'more having'. They show that ongoing growth might destroy vital natural resources and.
Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): The new indicators of well-being and development ISBN of the winning item. The NYS Touchstones/Kids Count Data Book is the first effort to incorporate and disseminate a set of child well-being indicators that encompass New York State’s health, education and human service systems.
The purpose of the data book is to provide individuals and organizations with a compilation of indicators that could help profile their. Indicators of child and youth well-being are indispensable tools for improving the lives of children.
In this book, the nation's leading development researchers review the recent progress made in the measurement, collection, dissemination, and use of indicators of child and youth well-being.
In addition, they identify opportunities for future research to expand and improve on the indicator. indicators of human well-being drawn from all the domains that contribute to life quality. Accordingly, there has been a growing use of well-being measures based on subjective judgements and selfreports, standard in some discipl- ines but considered more novel in Size: KB.
The original articles presented in this book represent both a set of analyses of families, peers, schooling, communities and the broader social and economic environment of childhood, and an illustration of how the use of indicators enhances understanding of children’s risks and well-being.
This is a study about perceptions of well-being. Its purpose is to investigate how these perceptions are organized in the minds of different groups of American adults, to find valid and efficient ways of measuring these percep tions, to suggest ways these measurement methods could be implemented to yield a series of social indicators, and to provide some initial readings on these indicators Brand: Springer US.
Indicators of Children's Well-Being is an ambitious inquiry into current efforts to monitor children from the prenatal period through adolescence. Working with the most up-to-date statistical sources, experts from multiple disciplines assess how data on physical development, education, economic security, family and neighborhood conditions, and.
Paperback. Condition: New. 1st. Paperback. Indicators of child and youth well-being are indispensable tools for improving the lives of children. In this book, the nation's leading development researchers review the recent ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability.
pages. Price Range: $ - $ The list aims to identify a set of well-being indicators suitable for inclusion in macroeconomic models and useful for policy advice. The concept of sustainable development goes beyond well File Size: KB.
New indicators that adjust GDP for social and environmental factors suggest the trends in GDP and national well-being, once moving together, are now diverging. Sustainable development offers an alternative to conventional growth as a path of progress, but exactly what it means and how it can be achieved remain by: A primary objective of the New York State KIDS COUNT project is to disseminate county-level data that focuses on child well-being in order to advance the use of children’s health, education and well-being indicators as a tool for policy development, planning and accountability.
Book Description. Indicators of child and youth well-being are indispensable tools for improving the lives of children. In this book, the nation’s leading development researchers review the recent progress made in the measurement, collection, dissemination, and use of indicators of child and youth well-being.
Abstract. We present new measures of well-being to assess the following concepts: 1. Psychological Well-Being (PWB); 2. Positive Feelings, Negative Feelings, and the balance between the two (SPANE-P, Cited by: This interaction in turn calls for new indicators, just as new theories and norms reshape the concept of children's well-being (Ben-Arieh, ).
This paper presents the child indicators Author: Asher Ben-Arieh. Indicators of Children’s Well-Being 1. Family and Social Environment 1. Family Structure and Children’s Living Arrangements 2.
Births to Unmarried Women 4. Child Care 6. Children of at Least One Foreign-Born Parent 8. Language Spoken at Home and Difficulty Speaking English Adolescent Births Child Maltreatment Economic.
The KIDS COUNT Data Book introduces a new KIDS COUNT index, which provides a detailed picture of how children are faring in the United States. In addition to ranking states on overall child well-being, the Data Book provides state rankings for four domains: Economic Well-Being, Education, Health, and Family and Community.
I would think the best indicator of social well being is stability that can accept and adapt to change.
Some might say happiness, but that is much to individual a concept. kapm.How’s Life? charts whether life is getting better for people in 37 OECD countries and 4 partner countries.
This fifth edition presents the latest evidence from an updated set of over 80 indicators, covering current well-being outcomes, inequalities, and resources for future well-being. Sincepeople’s well-being has improved in many respects, but progress has been slow or deteriorated.FIGURE S-1 Timeline and milestones in Healthy People NOTES: National Academies reports are denoted in blue.
HHS = Department of Health and Human Services; HP = Healthy People ; LHI = leading health indicator. SOURCE: NASEM, c. of LHIs based on its review of draft core objectives for HP 1 as well as identifying any gaps in the objectives and recommending additions.