Portland State University

Oregon’s population growth

Oregon population grows by 41,000, pushing the state’s total to over 4.2 million people (Oregonian, 11/18/19)

Oregon Gained More Than 400,000 Residents in the Last Decade, a New Portland State University Population Study Shows (Willamette Week, 11/16/19)

Oregon population report (annual) Portland State University, Center for Population Research and Census

Homelessness in Portland

38,000 in Portland area were homeless at some point in 2017, study finds (Oregonian, 8/20/19)

New stats show homeless numbers underestimated (Portland Tribune, 8/20/19)

PSU Report Estimates 2% Of Portland Metro Population Was Homeless In 2017 (OPB, 8/20/19)

Governance, costs, and revenue raising to address and prevent homelessness in the Portland Tri-County Region [PDF] (2019) Portland State University

Changes to the Endangered Species Act

ODFW: Trump rule changes could affect future endangered species (Bend Bulletin, 8/13/19)

Threatened, endangered, and candidate fish and wildlife species in Oregon (serial) Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Rare, threatened and endangered species of Oregon (serial) Portland State University

Incarceration and public health

Report Asks Oregon Governor To Declare Incarceration A Public Health Issue (OPB, 8/7/19)

Incarcerated women in Oregon found to have high rates of mental illness, drug use (Statesman Journal, 8/7/19)

HerStory Oregon survey in CCCF [PDF] (2019) Portland State University. Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice

HerStory Oregon survey : mental health, physical health and substance use [PDF] (2019) Portland State University. Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice