"The fire problem varies from region to region in the United States. This often is a result of climate, poverty, education, demographics, and other causal factors. The following table shows the District of Columbia and each State’s fire death rate per capita for 2006 based on the State where the fire death occurred. The national fire death rate in 2006 was 13.2 deaths per million population. States are listed by rate from highest to lowest. The higher death rates in 2006 occurred in West...
Percent of the vote won by Obama in the November 2008 elections.
This data represents the dollar amount of all discretionary grants issued by the Department of Education within each state. Grants could be given to states directly, LEAs, or private/non-profit groups within the state. They represent all disbursement of funds for the fiscal year 2008.
Divorce rate by state. Data does not include Oklahoma, Louisiana and Indiana. Data for California is from 1990. All other data is from 2002.
n April 2007, all public high school eleventh graders in the states of Colorado, Illinois, and Michigan were tested with the ACT as required by each state. Colorado, Illinois, and Michigan students who met ACT's 2008 graduating class criteria are included in the 2008 graduating class average score results. Consistent with ACT's reporting policies, graduating class test results are reported only for students tested under standard time conditions.
This ranks each of the "shall issue" CCW states by the percentage of adults who have a permit to carry a concealed firearm.
SAT Scores:Combined Reading & Mathematics times High School Graduation Rate
Data from a Mashup by jpringle.
Percent of the Total Population Who are Black or African American Alone, 2004, according to the American Community Survey