Collecting National Statistics of Jewish Social Work

By David Turteltaub

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare, September 1947

This piece focuses on the value of collecting social welfare statistics in terms of continuity and its usage. The author asserts the importance of uniformity and consistency in the reporting of statistics as well as adding flexibility and responsiveness for a collection system. Using the example of application for a refugee family in the United States, the piece illustrates the need for additional information and changing in reporting system to make services more responsive.

Topic: Social Services, Survey, Data, Research, Social Planning, Refugees, Study

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Editor: Aptekar, Herbert H.

Volume/Issue: Vol.24/no.1

Page Number(s): 75-78

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Turteltaub, David. Collecting National Statistics of Jewish Social Work. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare. September 1947: 75-78.


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