Assignment creating charts using 2012 demographic data from two swing states (Nevada and Colorado). The data was used to develop an election analysis memorandum.

flip to next page Vonice Berry Political Science 001 Professor Starkey October 4, 2015 Midterm Project Part 2: Political Structure (REVISED) Table 1. INCOME COMPARISON: NEVADA AND COLORADO, (2012) $49,760 $56,371 Income Median Household Income $0 $10,000 $20,000 $30,000 $40,000 $50,000 $60,000 13.7% 16.4% Percentage below Poverty Level 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30% U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Nevada. Income. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Colorado. Income. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. Education Table 2. EDUCATIONAL COMPARISON, (2012) 84.4% 89.9% Secondary 22.2% Post-Secondary 36.7% 0% 20% 40% 60% 80% U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Nevada. Educational Attainment. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Colorado. Educational Attainment. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. 100%
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back Berry 2 Table 3. ETHNICITY AND RACE COMPARISON, (2012) 72.9% 84.2% White 8.1% 4.0% Ethnicity/Race Black 26.5% 20.6% Hispanic/Latino 7.3% 2.7% 1.1% 1.0% 0.6% 0.1% 6.3% 4.7% 3.8% 3.3% Asian American Indian & Alaska Native Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Some other race Two or more races 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Nevada. Race and Hispanic Origin. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Colorado. Race and Hispanic Origin. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. Age & Gender Table 4. AGE AND GENDER COMPARISON, (2012) 20-34 yrs 35-54 yrs 55-69 yrs 70+ yrs 20.7% 21.4% 27.6% 28.4% 16.6% 15.5% 8.5% Female 7.3% 20-34 yrs 35-54 yrs 55-69 yrs Male 70+ yrs 20.8% 22.2% 28.4% 28.7% 16.1% 15.2% 8.4% 6.3% U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Nevada. Age and Sex. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. U.S. Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey. Colorado. Age and Sex. 2012. Accessed: October 4, 2015. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/community_facts.xhtml. Female Male
back  Berry 2  Table 3. ETHNICITY AND RACE COMPARISON,  2012  72.9  84.2   White 8.1  4.0   Ethnicity Race  Black  26.5  2...