Study: La. ranks very low for child well-being

(WAFB) - A new study ranks Louisiana among the worst states when it comes to child well-being, ahead of only New Mexico and Mississippi.

Researchers looked at the childrens' economic well-being, education, health, family, and community settings.

However, it's not all bad news.

The study found 96 percent of Louisiana children are insured.

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