In 1985, women aged 65 and older were 59% more likely than men of the same age to reside in a nursing home, and though 11,700 less women of that age group were enrolled in 1999, men over the same time period ranged from 30,000 to 39,000 persons while women accounted for 49,000 to 61,500 (see table 1). Note: Rates for 65 and over category are age-adjusted using the 2000 standard population. People residing in personal care or domiciliary care homes are excluded from the numerator.
, Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics, Mar. Beginning in 1997, population figures are adjusted for net underenumeration using the 1990 National Population Adjustment Matrix from the U. Notes serve two purposes: to provide bibliographic information and to provide additional context for information in the text.
These OWL resources will help you learn how to use the Modern Language Association (MLA) citation and format style.
This section contains resources on in-text citations and Works Cited pages, as well as MLA sample papers, slide presentations, and the MLA classroom poster.
This page provides an overview of MLA style and where to find help with different MLA resources.
It also presents an annotated list of links to all of our MLA materials, making it an excellent place to begin learning about MLA format.Book In this example, the commas in Manufacturing, Mining, and Construction Statistics prompt the need for semicolons in order for the series information to be read easily.Even if Manufacturing, Mining, and Construction Statistics had not appeared in the entry, the multiple "author names" of United States, Dept.For additional information on writing a research paper in MLA style, visit the MLA Style Center’s page on Illustrations appear directly embedded in the document, except in the case of manuscripts that are being prepared for publication.(For preparing manuscripts with visual materials for publication, see Note on Manuscripts below.) Each illustration must include a label, a number, a caption and/or source information.If you provide source information with your illustrations, you do not need to provide this information on the Works Cited page.This resource lists all of the sample papers found on the Purdue OWL.Type these placeholders on their own line, flush left, and bracketed (e.g. At the end of the document, provide label, number, caption, and source information in an organized list.Send files for illustrations in the appropriate format to your editor separately.When it comes to citing illustrations, using notes allows for the bibliographic information as close to the illustration as possible.Note form entries appear much like standard MLA bibliographic entries with a few exceptions: ed.) states that if the table or illustration caption provides complete citation information about the source and the source is not cited in the text, authors do not need to list the source in the Works Cited list.