Statistics on children, youth and families in Alabama from the Annie E. Casey Foundation and VOICES for Alabama's Children
Births to females with less than 12 years of education in Alabama
Births to females with less than 12 years of education
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.show more
Definition and Source
Number of live births to females with less than 12 years of schooling expressed as a percentage of all live births.
Special tabulations provided by the Alabama Department of Public Health, Center for Health Statistics.