Report: Louisiana one of the worst states in which to have a baby

Updated: Aug. 13, 2018 at 8:23 PM CDT
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(WVUE) - One report says that Louisiana is one of the worst states in which to have a baby.

A new report from WalletHub ranks Louisiana 48th on a list of the "Best States to Have a Baby." The report based the findings on measures such as infant-care costs and health-care accessibility.

Mississippi came in last on the list, with Vermont ranking at the top. You can see the full report here.

The list also lists Louisiana as having one of the highest infant-mortality rates.

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