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Kids Count-Alabama
4:55 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Alabama Moves Up To 44th In Kids Count

Alabama has moved up to 44th in the annual Kids Count national rankings from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
Credit VOICES for Alabama Children

Alabama has moved up one spot to 44th in the Kids Count national rankings.


The Annie E. Casey Foundation released the Kids Count data book Monday. Alabama showed improvements in children's health and education between 2005 and 2011. The teen birth rate declined and the rate of high school students not graduating in four years also declined.

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