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12%: The drop in adjusted gross income reported on individual income tax returns from 2007-09
Adjusted gross income (AGI) reported by taxpayers with income of $1 million or more fell by almost half.
In 2012, 63% of those who earned doctoral degrees in professional practice borrowed $100,000+
High debt levels are much more common among graduate students than among those with fewer years of schooling.
53% of nonprofits with government contracts or grants froze or reduced employee salaries in 2012
Governments often limit what these nonprofits can spend on general overhead or administrative costs.
43% of LGB teens in relationships have experienced physical violence from a partner
Lesbian, gay, and bisexual teens in relationships experience abuse significantly more frequently than heterosexual teen couples.
51% of US low-income men ages 18-44 lack any health insurance coverage
Nineteen percent of low-income men report fair or poor health vs. 4.9 percent among higher-income men ages 18–44.
Pimps in Washington, DC, had average weekly cash incomes of $11,588 between 2005 and 2011
The estimated revenues of America’s underground sex economies range from $39.9 million in Denver to $290 million in Atlanta.