Follow this link to the 2013 Alabama Kids Count Data Book. It is a premiere resource for statistics on education, povery and much more. http://alavoices.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/KIDS-COUNT-2013-lo-res.pdf
A paper copy will be available in the Social Work Reading Room in Little Hall in the coming weeks.
National statistics can be located by Googling National Kids Count Databook.
Click on the following link to view the 2013 National Kids Count Data Book. The data book contains a variety of statistics related to children in the United States. For Alabama statsitics, you can go to the box labeled 2103 Alabama Kids Count Data Book in this portion of the Social Work LibGuide.