Research & Data

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Data is Central to our Work

Using a racial equity lens, our data-informed strategy and policy recommendations spur legislators and public officials to back systemic solutions, investing in, and elevating the voices of, Oregon’s children in greatest need. By providing reliable data reflecting different regions and demographics, we enrich discussions about child well-being and support child advocates and decision-makers in better serving their communities.

Latest Publications

Explore our publications and interactive data tools to gain insights into the well-being of Oregon’s Children.

Safe, Supported, and Cherished—Child Welfare System Reform in Oregon: Issue Brief

What if Oregon’s child welfare system were a place where children and families could always go to be safe, supported, and cherished? Imagine for a minute what that would look like. What would it take to get there?

National KIDS COUNT Publications

Combining data from trusted national resources and state organizations, the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s KIDS COUNT Data Center provides an easy-to-use, in-depth, online database able to generate custom reports across different indicators, locations, and topics...

Oregon KIDS COUNT Data Cards

Our Children Oregon has served as Oregon’s state KIDS COUNT partner (a program of the Annie E. Casey Foundation) for over two decades. We support the mission of KIDS COUNT to ensure unbiased and high-quality data about child well-being is accessible to the public...

Childhood Immunizations: Issue Brief

As COVID-19 vaccines are distributed throughout Oregon, it reminds us to think deeply about immunizations and what we can do to protect our children and our community. Here at Our Children Oregon, we aim to elevate the importance of early childhood immunizations...

Pandemic Pain Points

The effects of the pandemic in Oregon have been widespread-families with children are particularly struggling. This dashboard looks at how households in Oregon with and without children were faring based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau's Household Pulse...