Adults

Biologically, an adult is an organism that has reached sexual maturity. In human context, the term adult has meanings associated with social and legal concepts. In contrast to a "minor", a legal adult is a person who has attained the age of majority and is therefore regarded as independent, self-sufficient, and responsible. The typical age of attaining legal adulthood is 18, although definition may vary by legal rights, country, and psychological development. Human adulthood encompasses psychological adult development. Definitions of adulthood are often inconsistent and contradictory; a person may be biologically an adult, and have adult behavior but still be …

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Employment and safety net survey, wave II: Families emerging from the economic …

AEI · 9 April 2021 English

Survey results reflect an improving economic situation leading up to February 2021 and raise questions about the federal government’s March 2021 passage of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan, painting …

February 2021 compared to July 2020, and fewer adults reported financial coping strategies such as using raising con- cerns about the overall well-being of adults with dis- abilities during the pandemic. Private to represent the US population of working-age adults as a whole and weighted the results to reflect offering a unique picture of the changes working-age adults and their households experienced throughout the reflect the overall US population of working-age adults. Consistent with analyses of cross-sectional data


Confronting 2016 and 2020 Polling Limitations

Pew Research Center · 8 April 2021 English

Republican in ATP surveys Source: Surveys of U.S. adults conducted Nov. 30-Dec. 21, 2015, Oct. 25-Nov Republicans at a higher rate. Among the key findings: Adults joining the ATP in recent years are less Republican better than in the past attracting low trust adults, Republican participation in surveys is waning timely and accurate data for the share of all U.S. adults who identify as either Republican or Democrat is answer online can still do so. ▪ Empaneling adults who prefer mail to online surveys. Prior Center


Weekly Bulletin on Outbreak and other Emergencies: Week 14: 29 March - …

WHO · 8 April 2021 English

free preventive distribution of doxycycline (in adults) and cotrimoxazole (in children) to contacts;


Improving early childhood development by allowing advanced child tax credits

AEI · 8 April 2021 English

Allowing parents to advance future child tax credits into the earliest years of their child’s life would improve parents’ ability to choose how and by whom their children are cared …

availability of Flexible CTC funds could encourage some adults to start working—and others to work more—in advance pov- erty. The Flexible CTC would encourage such adults to increase work and earnings—especially prior $25,000 Figure 5. Average Earnings of Employed Adults by Age, 18 to 54 (2019) Note: “Average earnings”


Q&A: After misses in 2016 and 2020, does polling need to be …

Pew Research Center · 8 April 2021 English

Polling organizations have taken close looks at how election surveys are designed, administered and analyzed. The Center is no exception.

panel of more than 10,000 randomly selected U.S. adults – how well it represents the entire U.S. population panel. We also noticed a trend in our recruitments: Adults joining our panel in recent years are less Republican developing new recruitment materials; and empaneling adults who initially prefer taking surveys by mail rather


Partisan differences in social media use show up for some platforms, but …

Pew Research Center · 7 April 2021 English

Democrats are about 10 percentage points or more likely than Republicans to say they ever use Instagram, Twitter, WhatsApp, LinkedIn or Reddit.

according to a new Pew Research Center survey of U.S. adults conducted Jan. 25-Feb. 8, 2021. There are also highly correlated with social media use: American adults under 50 are more likely than their older counterparts same age group, a 23 percentage point gap. Among adults under 50, Democrats are 17 points more likely than TikTok or YouTube, though by smaller margins. Among adults 50 and older, Democrats are more likely than Republicans But there are no partisan differences in older adults’ use of other platforms, including LinkedIn, Reddit


Partial Victory on Racial Discrimination in the Indian Child Welfare Act

Cato Institute · 7 April 2021 English

agencies can come to their aid. And ICWA effectively prohibits the adoption of Indian children by adults of other races, even where birth parents agree to the adoption. ICWA even bars Native parents from These are rules that require that Indian children be adopted by “other Indian families” instead of adults of other races, and that require Indian children in foster care to be placed in “Indian” foster homes by parts of ICWA that require Indian children to be adopted by “other Indian families” instead of adults of other races, or that require that Indian children in foster care be placed in foster homes approved

effectively prohibits the adoption of Indian children by adults of other races, even where birth parents agree adopted by “other Indian families” instead of adults of other races, and that require Indian children adopted by “other Indian families” instead of adults of other races, or that require that Indian children


Social Media Use in 2021

Pew Research Center · 7 April 2021 English

use YouTube and Facebook, while use of Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok is especially common among adults under 30.

Snapchat and TikTok is especially common among adults under 30. BY BROOKE AUXIER AND MONICA ANDERSON according to a new Pew Research Center survey of U.S. adults. Beyond the general question of overall social pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2019/04/10/share-of-u-s-adults-using-social-media-including-facebook-is-mostl comes to the other platforms in the survey, 40% of adults say they ever use Instagram and about three- in-ten have an especially strong following among young adults. In fact, a majority of 18- to 29-year-olds say


Maglev to Destroy Habitat, Climate

Cato Institute · 6 April 2021 English

A proposed maglev line between Washington and Baltimore will disrupt 1,000 acres of “parks, recreational facilities and wetlands,” according to a recently released draft environmental impact statement (DEIS) for the …

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Post-ACA, More Than One-Third Of Women With Prenatal Medicaid Remained Uninsured Before …

Urban Institute · 6 April 2021 English

Medicaid has a long history of serving pregnant women, but many women are not eligible for Medicaid before pregnancy or after sixty days postpartum. We used data for new mothers …

HEALTH POLICY COVID-19 Vaccine Attitudes among Adults in Immigrant Families in California   https://www org/research/publication/covid-19-vaccine-attitudes-among-adults-immigrant-families-california https://www.urban


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