Alabama - Introduction to the data

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Income

Alabama - Median individual income - 2012

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State

$22318

Alabama's median individual income is $22318.

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Nation

$26564

The United States of America's median individual income is $26564.

#47

When comparing median individual incomes, Alabama ranks #47 in the United States of America.

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Work

Alabama - % of Unemployed People - 2012

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State

6.00%

6.00% of people in Alabama are unemployed.

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Nation

6.00%

6.00% of people in the United States of America are unemployed.

#18

When comparing % of unemployed people, Alabama ranks #18 in the United States of America.

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Education

Alabama - % of population > 18 years of age with at least a HS diploma or GED - 2012

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State

82.41%

82.41% of people living in Alabama > the age of 18 have at least a HS diploma or GED.

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Nation

85.47%

85.47% of people living in the United States of America's > the age of 18 have at least a HS diploma or GED.

#47

Alabama ranks #47 in the United States of America's for the % of people > the age of 18 with at least a HS diploma or GED.

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Transportation

Alabama - Median age by means of transportation to work - 2012

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State

Bar chart of the state of Alabama's median age by means of transportation to work.

Nation

Bar chart of the United States of America's median age by means of transportation to work.

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Housing

Alabama - Monthly housing cost by ownership type - 2012

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State

Bar chart of the state of Alabama's monthly housing cost by ownership type.

own w/ mortgage$1160
own w/out mortgage$346
renting home$488

Table of the state of Alabama's monthly housing cost by ownership type.

Nation

Bar chart of the United States of America's monthly housing cost by ownership type.

own w/ mortgage$1559
own w/out mortgage$449
renting home$733

Table of the United States of America's monthly housing cost by ownership type.

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Race

Alabama - Race - 2012

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State

Bar chart of the state of Alabama's racial distribution.

White3321318
Pacific Islander1298
Black1256097
other race(s)50685
Native American26166
two race(s)66839
Asian54923
Hispanic or Latino182268

Table of the state of Alabama's racial distribution.

Nation

Bar chart of the United States of America's racial distribution.

White229298906
Pacific Islander514402
Black38825848
other race(s)14814369
Native American2529100
two race(s)8296291
Asian14859795
Hispanic or Latino50545275

Table of the United States of America's racial distribution.

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Family

Alabama - % of households that are single parent households - 2012

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State

19.15%

19.15% of households in Alabama state are single parent households.

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Nation

17.50%

17.50 of households in the United States of America are single parent households.

#11

When comparing % of households who are single parent households, Alabama ranks #11 in the United States of America.

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Language

Alabama - Language - 2012

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State

Pie chart of the state of Alabama's language.

Bar chart of the state of Alabama's language.

English4241429
Spanish149070
other European37843
Asian and Pacific Island34670
other9223

Table of the state of Alabama's language.

Nation

Pie chart of the United States of America's language.

Bar chart of the United States of America's language.

English229616064
Spanish36836280
other European10686130
Asian and Pacific Island9348644
other2513709

Table of the United States of America's language.

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Population

Alabama - Individual population - 2012

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State

4777326

The total number of residents in Alabama is 4777326.

Nation

#23

When comparing total number of residents, Alabama ranks #23 in the United States of America.

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Sex

Alabama - Gender - 2012

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State

Pie chart of the state of Alabama's gender distribution.

Bar chart of the state of Alabama's gender distribution.

male2317520
female2459806

Table of the state of Alabama's gender distribution.

Nation

Pie chart of the United States of America's gender distribution.

Bar chart of the United States of America's gender distribution.

male152018799
female157119912

Table of the United States of America's gender distribution.

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Age

Alabama - Median age - 2012

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State

37.8

The median age in Alabama is 37.8.

Nation

37.2

The median age in the United States of America is 37.2.

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