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Infants Born to Fathers with <12 Years Education

Value: 19.7 percent
Measurement
Period:
2010
Location: County : Marin
Comparison: CA Counties
Categories: Health / Family Planning
Education / Educational Attainment in Adult Population
Health / Maternal, Fetal & Infant Health
What is this Indicator?
This indicator measures the percentage of infants born to fathers with less than 12 years of education.
Why this is important: 
Parents' educational attainment has a profound impact on the condition of families. There is a strong relationship between parents' educational attainment and poverty, literacy, and educational attainment rates for children. Education is directly related to higher earnings and greater job security. In addition, higher educational attainment is associated with better neighborhoods and schools, lower divorce rates and better overall health.
Technical Note:  The distribution is based on data from 57 California counties.
Source: California Department of Public Health
URL of Source:   http://www.cdph.ca.gov/
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: April 2013

Time Series Data

2008: 19.9 2009: 17.9 2010: 19.7

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Unit: percent
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Infants Born to Fathers with <12 Years Education

Value: 19.7 percent
Measurement
Period:
2010
Location: County : Marin
Comparison: Prior Value
Categories: Health / Family Planning
Education / Educational Attainment in Adult Population
Health / Maternal, Fetal & Infant Health
What is this Indicator?
This indicator measures the percentage of infants born to fathers with less than 12 years of education.
Why this is important: 
Parents' educational attainment has a profound impact on the condition of families. There is a strong relationship between parents' educational attainment and poverty, literacy, and educational attainment rates for children. Education is directly related to higher earnings and greater job security. In addition, higher educational attainment is associated with better neighborhoods and schools, lower divorce rates and better overall health.
Technical Note:  The trend is a comparison between the most recent and previous measurement periods. Confidence intervals were not taken into account in determining the direction of the trend.
Source: California Department of Public Health
URL of Source:   http://www.cdph.ca.gov/
Maintained By: Healthy Communities Institute
Last Updated: April 2013

Time Series Data

2008: 19.9 2009: 17.9 2010: 19.7

percent

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