The Status of Girls in North Carolina documents factors that impact girls’ lives within the state. The report highlights areas in which girls in N.C. are making strides, areas in need of improvement, and areas of disparity among girls.
Through this report, Meredith College provides concise, usable information to help our communities foster growth, leadership, and safety for the girls of North Carolina.
The Status of Girls in North Carolina report provides data within nine content areas:
- demographics and poverty
- media engagement
- physical health
- mental health
- sexual health
- leadership and civic engagement
- juvenile offending and victimization
- LGBT youth
Download the 2017 Executive Summary
Download the 2017 Status of Girls in NC Report
Download the 2017 News Release
Download the 2013 Status of Girls in NC Report
College Research on Women and Girls
With a long history of educating strong women, Meredith is a leading source of research on selected women’s issues. Explore the links in the side menu above to learn more about Women in NC Politics and the Meredith College Poll.
Matthew Poslusny, Provost
Melyssa Allen, News Director