Other | May 2005

The Southern Regional Project on Infant Mortality: A 20-Year Retrospective

2004 marked the 20th anniversary of the Southern Regional Project on Infant Mortality, a joint effort by the SLC and the Southern Governors' Association. This special series report reviews the successes and failures of the past 20 years and assesses the work of the Project. It also compares statistical data on the various preventative programs and measures available in each state, and highlights the current basic government provisions used to curtail the infant death rate. Get the whole report (2.3MB)

Table of Contents

Introduction

That was then...This is now

Taking the Initiative

State Summaries (complete)
Alabama
Arkansas
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maryland
Mississippi
Missouri
North Carolina
Oklahoma
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
West Virginia

What the Future Holds/Appendix A/Endnotes