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Fact Sheet

California Voter and Party Profiles

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Likely voters are disproportionately white; Democratic likely voters are more diverse. Whites make up only 40% of California's adult population but comprise 55% ...


Employment Patterns for CalFresh Adults

By Tess Thorman, Caroline Danielson

(12) In sum, program administrators at the national level describe childless adults as the most difficult SNAP population to reach, and this is likely also ...

Fact Sheet

California’s Digital Divide

By Joseph Hayes, Niu Gao, Darriya Starr

Experimental data from the 2020 ACS show that 85% had high-speed internet (or broadband) and 94% of Californian households had internet access—of any kind, ...


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

... or differences in student populations. What should policymakers make of these variable effects? For one, the research on this question is not settled.


Setting the Stage for Universal Preschool

By Laura Hill, Emmanuel Prunty

May 11, 2022 ... ... somewhat higher than their representation among the K–12 population overall. Current TK students are approximately representative of the ...

Statewide Survey

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Education

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Apr 13, 2022 ... Key findings include: More than four in ten parents say their children have fallen behind academically during the pandemic.

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California’s Health Care Safety Net

By Shannon McConville

Mar 8, 2022 ... County hospitals are vital safety net providers. Twelve large counties—home to about 60% of California's population—operate county hospital ...


Equitable State Funding for School Facilities

By Julien Lafortune, Niu Gao

Mar 8, 2022 ... Faster population growth in parts of the state such as the Central Valley and foothill counties meant greater eligibility for new ...