Post Profile






RANKED: All 50 states and DC, from the weirdest to the most normal

The US is a huge, diverse country, and the characteristics of the states that make it up vary widely. We used 40 demographic, social, and economic indicators that cover several aspects of American life, mostly from the US Census Bureau's recently released "2014 American Community Survey" estimates. We looked at how far away each state was from the average of each of those metrics among the states and Washington, DC.
read more

share

Related Posts


Florida surpasses New York as third most populous US state

News : The Raw Story

Florida has leapfrogged New York to rank as the third most populous U.S. state, the Census Bureau reported on Tuesday, reflecting demographic trends that are reshaping American politics and culture, along with state bragging rights....

10 foreign Christmas traditions that Americans might want to adopt

News : BlogPost

Christmas is one of the most widely celebrated holidays in the world. But it's also among the most diverse and varies from country to country.Here are a few traditions WorldViews thinks the U.S. should consider adopting — even thoug...

Florida's Now No. 3, with Big Political, Economic Impact

Business & Finance / Personal Finance : Savings Experiment

Thomas Hawk/Flickr By Letitia Stein TAMPA, Fla.-- Florida has leapfrogged New York to rank as the third most populous U.S. state, the Census Bureau reported on Tuesday, reflecting demographic trends that are reshaping American polit...

The staggering cost of daycare when you make only the minimum wage

Business & Finance : Ezra Klein

Child care costs now devour at least 30 percent of a minimum-wage worker’s earnings in every state, a new report from the Economic Policy Institute has found. To cover a year of full-time infant care in Hawaii – the state with the m...

Here are some of the demographic and economic characteristics of America's gay couples

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock

On Friday, the Supreme Court made a historic ruling legalizing gay marriage throughout the United States. We decided to take a closer look at America's same sex couples. The Census Bureau's American Community Survey is a giant annua...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC