Violent Crime Offenses Rate per 100,000 Inhabitants. Violent crimes include murders and non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rapes, robberies, and aggravated assaults. U.S. rate does not include territories.
Percent of the Total Population Who are Black or African American Alone, 2004, according to the American Community Survey
This ranks each of the "shall issue" CCW states by the percentage of adults who have a permit to carry a concealed firearm.
U.S. total excludes territories.
A trauma center is a hospital that is designated by a state or local authority or is verified by the American College of Surgeons. Hospitals that are solely pediatric trauma centers are not included in this report. A level I trauma center provides the highest level of surgical care to trauma patients. It has a full range of specialists and equipment available 24 hours a day and admits a minimum required annual volume of severely injured patients. A level II trauma center works in...
All bridges that are structurally deficient and functionally obsolete.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, National Vital Statistics Report Volume 60, Number 3, December 2011, Table 19. Available at http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr60/nvsr60_03.pdf.
Emission estimates are based on energy consumption data from EIA's State Energy Consumption, Price, and Expenditure Estimates (SEDS) released Spring/Summer 2009