For the 12 million infants and toddlers in the United States, the state where they are born and live during their first three years makes a big difference in their chance for a strong start in life.
State of Babies Yearbook: 2021
The State of Babies Yearbook: 2021 compares national and state-by-state data on the well-being of infants and toddlers.
To create a brighter future for all, we must implement policies based on science and budgets that make babies a priority.
This year, experts and advocates came together to discuss the impacts of economic security, child care, and maternal and child health on the well-being of infants and toddlers. Families from across the nation also shared their experiences raising little ones during the pandemic. Explore the summit and learn more about key findings from the State of Babies Yearbook: 2021.