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 ==========State of the Family in Arkansas========== ==========State of the Family in Arkansas==========
-//Original Research Paper:// [[http://​downloads.frc.org/​EF/​EF12A45.pdf|Index of Family Belonging and Rejection: State by State (2011)]] ​ 
-\\ //Original Research Paper:// [[http://​downloads.frc.org/​EF/​EF12G39.pdf|Family Intactness: ​ Influence on Major State Social Policy Outcomes]] 
-\\ //Original Research Paper:// [[http://​marri.us/​index-2013/​states|Family Intactness and Public Policy Outcomes by State]] 
  
 The [[state_of_the_family_in_america|United States Family Belonging Index]] is 46 percent, with a corresponding Family Rejection Index of 54 percent, based on 2008-2012 data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. The action of parents determines the Family Belonging or Rejection Index within a nation, region, [[state_of_the_family_across_the_states|state]],​ or [[state_of_the_family_by_race|racial or ethnic group]]—whether they marry and belong to each other, or whether they reject one another through divorce or other means. Rejection leaves children without married parents committed to one another and to their children. ​ The [[state_of_the_family_in_america|United States Family Belonging Index]] is 46 percent, with a corresponding Family Rejection Index of 54 percent, based on 2008-2012 data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. The action of parents determines the Family Belonging or Rejection Index within a nation, region, [[state_of_the_family_across_the_states|state]],​ or [[state_of_the_family_by_race|racial or ethnic group]]—whether they marry and belong to each other, or whether they reject one another through divorce or other means. Rejection leaves children without married parents committed to one another and to their children. ​
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 =====1. Index of Belonging===== =====1. Index of Belonging=====
  
-Arkansas has a Family Belonging Index of 38.2 percent. In other words, 38.2 percent of Arkansas teenagers aged 15 to 17 have lived with their always-married parents since their birth, whereas 61.8 percent of these adolescents were raised in a non-intact family. Arkansas ranks 47th on the [[state_of_the_family_across_the_states|state ranking]] of the Index of Belonging and Rejection. ​+Arkansas has a Family Belonging Index of 38.2 percent. In other words, 38.2 percent of Arkansas teenagers aged 15 to 17 have lived with their always-married parents since their birth, whereas 61.8 percent of these adolescents were raised in a non-intact family. Arkansas ranks 47th on the [[state_of_the_family_across_the_states|state ranking]] of the Index of Belonging and Rejection.((This entry draws heavily from original research found in [[http://​marri.us/​research/​research-papers/​index-of-belonging-and-rejection-state-by-state/​|Index of Family Belonging and Rejection: State by State (2011)]], [[http://​marri.us/​research/​research-papers/​family-intactness-influence-on-major-state-social-policy-outcomes/​|Family Intactness: ​ Influence on Major State Social Policy Outcomes]], and [[http://​marri.us/​family-demographics/​family-intactness-and-public-policy-outcomes-by-state/​|Family Intactness and Public Policy Outcomes by State]].)) ​
  
-  ​{{ :​arkansas_state_ranking.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_state_ranking.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas State Ranking}}
  
 =====2. Outcomes by Index of Belonging===== =====2. Outcomes by Index of Belonging=====
  
-{{ :​arkansas_outcomes.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_outcomes.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Outcomes}}
  
 ====2.1 Youth Outcomes==== ====2.1 Youth Outcomes====
  
- {{ :​arkansas_youth_outcomes.png?​600 |}}+ {{ :​arkansas_youth_outcomes.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Youth Outcomes}}
  
 =====3. Mapping Arkansas===== =====3. Mapping Arkansas=====
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 ====3.1 Family Intactness==== ====3.1 Family Intactness====
 **Fraction of Families Intact** **Fraction of Families Intact**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_family_intactness.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_family_intactness.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Family Intactness}}
 ====3.2 Teenage Out-of-Wedlock Births==== ====3.2 Teenage Out-of-Wedlock Births====
 **Fraction of [[effects_of_family_structure_on_teen_pregnancies|teenage out-of-wedlock births]] out of all births** **Fraction of [[effects_of_family_structure_on_teen_pregnancies|teenage out-of-wedlock births]] out of all births**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_teenage_owb.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_teenage_owb.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Teenage Out-of-Wedlock Births}}
 ====3.3 High School Graduates==== ====3.3 High School Graduates====
 **Fraction of 19- to 20-year-olds who are [[effects_of_family_structure_on_children_s_education|high school graduates]]** **Fraction of 19- to 20-year-olds who are [[effects_of_family_structure_on_children_s_education|high school graduates]]**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_high_school_graduates.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_high_school_graduates.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas High School Graduates}}
 ====3.4 Employment==== ====3.4 Employment====
 **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-old [[effects_of_family_structure_on_income|men working]]** **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-old [[effects_of_family_structure_on_income|men working]]**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_employment.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_employment.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Male Employment}}
 ====3.5 Earnings==== ====3.5 Earnings====
 **Average [[effects_of_family_structure_on_the_economy|earnings]] per 25- to 54-year-old male** **Average [[effects_of_family_structure_on_the_economy|earnings]] per 25- to 54-year-old male**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_earnings.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_earnings.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Male Earnings}}
 ====3.6 Homeowners==== ====3.6 Homeowners====
 **Fraction of households owning a home** **Fraction of households owning a home**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_homeowners.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_homeowners.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Homeowners}}
 ====3.7 Poverty==== ====3.7 Poverty====
 //See [[effects_of_family_structure_on_poverty|Effects of Family Structure on Poverty]]// //See [[effects_of_family_structure_on_poverty|Effects of Family Structure on Poverty]]//
 \\ \\
 \\ **Fraction of the overall population below poverty** \\ **Fraction of the overall population below poverty**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_overall_poverty.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_overall_poverty.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Overall Poverty}}
 **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-old females below the poverty line** **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-old females below the poverty line**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_female_poverty.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_female_poverty.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Female Poverty}}
 **Fraction of minors below the poverty line** **Fraction of minors below the poverty line**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_minor_poverty.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_minor_poverty.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Minor Poverty}}
 ====3.8 Government Dependence==== ====3.8 Government Dependence====
-//See Effects of [[effects_of_family_structure_on_government_dependency|Family Structure on Government Dependency]] and [[effects_of_welfare_on_families|Effects of Welfare on Families]]//​+//See [[effects_of_family_structure_on_government_dependency|Effects of Family Structure on Government Dependency]] and [[effects_of_welfare_on_families|Effects of Welfare on Families]]//​
 \\ \\
 \\ **Fraction of households receiving food stamps** \\ **Fraction of households receiving food stamps**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_food_stamps.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_food_stamps.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Food Stamps}}
 **Average TANF and State Welfare Transfers per 25- to 54-year-old females** **Average TANF and State Welfare Transfers per 25- to 54-year-old females**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_tanf.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_tanf.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas TANF and State Welfare Transfers}}
 **Average Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) per 25- to 54-year-olds** **Average Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) per 25- to 54-year-olds**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_average_ssdi.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_average_ssdi.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Average Social Security Disability Income (SSDI)}}
 **Average Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) per 25- to 54-year-old male** **Average Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) per 25- to 54-year-old male**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_ssdi.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_ssdi.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Male Social Security Disability Income (SSDI)}}
 **Average Supplemental Security Income (SSI) per 25- to 54-year-old male** **Average Supplemental Security Income (SSI) per 25- to 54-year-old male**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_ssi.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_male_ssi.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Male Supplemental Security Income (SSI)}}
 **Average Supplemental Security Income (SSI) per 25- to 54-year-old female** **Average Supplemental Security Income (SSI) per 25- to 54-year-old female**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_female_ssi.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_female_ssi.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Female Supplemental Security Income (SSI)}}
 ====3.9 Healthcare==== ====3.9 Healthcare====
 //See [[effects_of_family_structure_on_healthcare_coverage|Effects of Family Structure on Healthcare Coverage]]//​ //See [[effects_of_family_structure_on_healthcare_coverage|Effects of Family Structure on Healthcare Coverage]]//​
 \\ \\
 \\ **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-olds receiving public healthcare** \\ **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-olds receiving public healthcare**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_public_healthcare.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_public_healthcare.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Public Healthcare Recipients}}
 **Fraction of minors receiving public healthcare** **Fraction of minors receiving public healthcare**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_minor_public_healthcare.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_minor_public_healthcare.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Minor Public Healthcare Recipients}}
 **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-olds covered by private healthcare** **Fraction of 25- to 54-year-olds covered by private healthcare**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_private_healthcare.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_private_healthcare.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Private Healthcare Coverage}}
 **Fraction of minors covered by private healthcare** **Fraction of minors covered by private healthcare**
-{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_minor_private_healthcare.png?​600 |}}+{{ :​arkansas_choropleth_minor_private_healthcare.png?​direct&600 |Arkansas Minor Private Healthcare Coverage}}