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U.S. Census Bureau Releases 2018 Poverty, Income, and Health Insurance Data

The U.S. Census Bureau has released 2018 data on income, ...
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Back to School News for Illinois

As Illinois gears up for a new school year, here ...
Parent’s Health Strong Predictor of Child’s Health

Parent’s Health Strong Predictor of Child’s Health

Recent research by Child Trends found that a parent’s health ...
Teen Parents and Teen Mothers

Teen Parents and Teen Mothers

Compare the Illinois teen parents and teen mothers with the ...
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Children in Medical Assistance Programs

Children from birth through age 18 enrolled in Medicaid, Children's ...
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Elevated Blood Lead Level

Children with elevated BLL (equal to or greater than 10 ...
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Health Insurance

Spreadsheets (by year): 2015-latest available data: PUMA2014: PUMA, county2009-2013: PUMA ...
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Teen parents and teen mothers

Parents and mothers from age 13 through age 19 Spreadsheets ...
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Teen births

Births to mothers age 19 and under. Additional data are ...
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Birth Characteristics

Birth characteristics are: Low Birth Weight (<2,500 grams); Very Low ...
Infant Mortality Rate per 1,000 Births

Infant Mortality Rate per 1,000 Births

Spreadsheets (by year): 2008-latest available data: county Maps (by year): ...
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Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes

Types of adverse pregnancy outcomes are: (1) Fetal Alcohol Exposure; ...
Birth Defects

Birth Defects

Types of birth defects: (1) major central nervous system defects; ...
Children With IEPs in PFA, K, and Grades 1, 2, 3

Children With IEPs in PFA, K, and Grades 1, 2, 3

Spreadsheets (by year): 2011-latest available data: County (Children with IEPs ...