alabama birth rates

Alabama Infant Mortality Rate Drops to the Lowest Level in State History

The Alabama Dept. of Public Health has announced that the state infant mortality rate has fallen to the lowest level in history. Alabama News Network was at the State Public Health Committee meeting this morning in Montgomery when the announcement was made. The 2017 rate of 7.4 deaths per 1,000 live births is an improvement over the 2016 rate of…