Births to females with less than 12 years of education in Alabama

Change Indicator

Why This Indicator Matters

Research shows that children whose mothers have less than 12 years of education are less likely to participate in early learning programs. These programs can help close achievements gaps for young children, especially those in low income families.
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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
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Definitions:
Number of live births to females with less than 12 years of schooling expressed as a percentage of all live births.




Data Source:
Special tabulations provided by the Alabama Department of Public Health, Center for Health Statistics.