Percent of Children (10-17) who are Overweight or Obese. Overweight or Obese: BMI at or above the 85th percentile of the CDC growth charts for age and gender.BMI-for-age: Body Mass Index for children and teens, also called BMI-for-age, is the number calculated from a child''s weight and height. BMI ranges for children and teens take into account normal differences in body fat between boys and girls and differences in body fat at various ages. It provides a reliable indicator of body fatness...
SAT score averages of college-bound seniors and percentage of graduates taking SAT, by state or jurisdiction: 2006-07
Total amount, in nominal U.S. dollars, each state spent on energy in 2007. Expenditures are rounded to the nearest hundred thousand dollar.
Percent of People 25 Years and Over Who Have Completed High School (Including Equivalency)
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 trauma center is a hospital equipped to provide comprehensive emergency medical services to patients suffering traumatic injuries. Trauma centers were established as the medical establishment realized that traumatic injuries often require complex and multi-disciplinary treatment...
This data set indicates the percentage of households who used the public library over one year. This particular measure was taken in 2002. New data should be available once the 2010 Census data is posted on American FactFinder.
Inflation rate, including all items
National rate of inflation in CPI-U not including food and energy