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Message ID: 8781
Date: 2011-01-11

Author:Finkelhor, David

Subject:2009 trends from NCANDS child maltreat data

We have just finished and put up on our site our re-analysis of the recently released NCANDS data for 2009. They show a 5% decline for sexual abuse from 2008, flat rates for physical abuse and neglect, and a 2-3% uptick for fatalities. Longer term trends are also shown. http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/pdf/Updated_Trends_in_Child_Maltreatment_2009.pdf David Finkelhor Crimes against Children Research Center Family Research Laboratory Department of Sociology, University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824 Tel 603 862-2761* Fax 603 862-1122 email: david.finkelhor@unh.edu http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/ http://www.unh.edu/frl/ My new book is now available. To see more or order it, click on the cover below. *******************************************************

We have just finished and put up on our site our re-analysis of the recently released NCANDS data for 2009. They show a 5% decline for sexual abuse from 2008, flat rates for physical abuse and neglect, and a 2-3% uptick for fatalities. Longer term trends are also shown. http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/pdf/Updated_Trends_in_Child_Maltreatment_2009.pdf David Finkelhor Crimes against Children Research Center Family Research Laboratory Department of Sociology, University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824 Tel 603 862-2761* Fax 603 862-1122 email: david.finkelhorunh.edu http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/ http://www.unh.edu/frl/ My new book is now available. To see more or order it, click on the cover below. *******************************************************