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White-on-black homicide is 10 times as likely as black-on-white homicide to be ruled justified

White-on-black homicide is 10 times as likely as black-on-white homicide to be ruled justified

Homicides with a white perpetrator and a black victim are more likely to be ruled justified than when the races are reversed.

Source: 2013, Race, Justifiable Homicide, and Stand Your Ground Laws: Analysis of FBI Supplementary Homicide Report Data
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In 2012, 37% of graduate-degree recipients had borrowed $50,000 or more to pay for school

That year, 14 percent of graduate-degree recipients owed as much as $100,000 for undergraduate and graduate studies combined.

Source: 2015, Student Debt: Who Borrows Most? What Lies Ahead?
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$2,700: The global GDP threshold where democracies become more accountable and effective

$2,700: The global GDP threshold where democracies become more accountable and effective

A higher per capita income could be related to the quality of a governing body and degree of democracy. 

Source: 2014, Exploring the Cause and Effects of Revenue Decentralization: Does Revenue Decentralization Increase or Reduce Economic Growth?
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Pimps in Washington, DC, had average weekly cash incomes of $11,588 between 2005 and 2011

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.

Source: 2014, Estimating the Size and Structure of the Underground Commercial Sex Economy in Eight Major US Cities
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In 2012, nonprofits lost 105 donors for every 100 gained

In 2012, nonprofits lost 105 donors for every 100 gained

That year, nonprofits experienced negative growth in donors: gains of 866,000 were offset by losses of 909,000.

Source: 2013, 2013 Fundraising Effectiveness Survey Report
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As of June 2013, 4.2 million people had been unemployed for more than six months

As of June 2013, 4.2 million people had been unemployed for more than six months

Long-term unemployment, still quite high, contributes to poverty, diminishes workers’ job prospects, and harms the economy.

Source: 2013, Responding to Long-Term Unemployment
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