The information below is compiled by Lorimer Wilson, editor of www.FinancialArticleSummariesToday.com and www.munKNEE.com and the FREE Market Intelligence Report newsletter (sample here – register here) and comes from 3 sites hyperlinked at the end. If you don’t find what you are looking for in the 10 maps below pay them a visit. There are hundreds of such maps of various kinds on various subjects. I think those below are the best of the lot. Enjoy!
1. Most Popular Religions By State***
2. Degree of Religiosity by State***
3. Extent of Christian Denominations by State***
4. Map of Highest Paid Public Employees by State by Position*
Map by Deadspin.com
5. Degree of U.S. Federal Land Ownership by State***
6. Happiest Americans by State/City***
7. Rate of Unemployment by State***
8. Rate of Cigarette Smoking by State***
9. U.S. Energy Resources by State***
10. Map of State Mammals or Birds***
I could go on but I think the 10 maps above are the best I reviewed out of several hundred from the sites identified below. If you haven’t found what your looking for pay them a visit. I’m sure what you are looking for will be there. Enjoy!
In 1975, 8% of all Americans were on the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). That percentage is 15% today. Enrollment soared to 47.8 million participants in recent months, an increase of 70%. Below is an interactive graphic showing the number of SNAP recipients in each of the 50 U.S. states. Read More »
Freedom is a relative concept. Compared to other states in the U.S., how does your state rank in terms of these 40 aspects of freedom?