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Report: Lingiari has highest rate of developmentally vulnerable kids in nation

Sarah Matthews
By Sarah Matthews
Updated May 12 2022 - 6:33am, first published May 11 2022 - 2:56am
The new research demonstrates a correlation between childcare shortages and developmental vulnerability.

The electorate of Lingiari has the highest rate of children with developmental vulnerability at the start of school than anywhere else in the country, according to new research.


Sarah Matthews

Sarah Matthews

Northern Territory Correspondent