Rural & Urban Comparisons


Click on the following subjects to view or print brief reports comparing Rural versus Urban Alabama on these subjects. See the Technical Notes for a description of the Rural and Urban areas used in these comparisons or for explanations of other technical details presented in these reports.

Note that reports on new subjects will be added to this site periodically and existing subjects will be updated with more current information when this becomes available.

Healthcare Subjects

Mortality Subjects

Natality Subjects

Other Subjects

Indicators of Health Status in Alabama Reports

Reports on Improving Rural Healthcare in Alabama

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