Kids in State Faring Slightly Better

Posted August 3, 2007 9:45 a.m. EDT

While the well-being of North Carolina children has improved slightly over the last year, the state still trails most of the nation on almost all indicators, a new study says.

North Carolina now ranks 39th in the U.S. in child well-being, up from 41st, says the 2007 Kids Count Data Book published by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

For details, check out the Philanthropy Journal report.