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 September 27, 2015 Midterm Project Part 2: Political Structure Swing State #1: State of Colorado 2012 Subject Households Total Less than $10,000 $10,000 - $14,999 $15,000 - $24,999 $25,000 - $34,999 $35,000 - $49,999 $50,000 - $74,999 $75,000 - $99,999 $100,000 - $149,999 $150,000 - $199,999 $200,000 or more Median income (dollars) Mean income (dollars) 12,466,331 5.5% 5.2% 9.5% 9.1% 12.3% 17.1% 12.4% 15.1% 6.7% 7.1% 58,433 78,383 Subject Population 18 to 24 years High school graduate (includes equivalency) Some college or associate's degree Bachelor's degree or higher Total 493,705 27.9% Income Families Married-Couple Families 8,550,034 6,151,533 4.2% 1.8% 3.2% 1.7% 8.2% 5.9% 8.4% 6.8% 12.0% 10.6% 17.2% 17.0% 13.2% 14.5% 17.2% 20.5% 8.0% 10.0% 8.6% 11.2% 72,687 84,486 92,644 105,093 Education Male Female 257,455 236,250 30.1% 25.5% 45.2% 43.6% 46.9% 11.0% 8.5% 13.7% Population 25 years and over High school graduate (includes equivalency) Some college, no degree Associate's degree Bachelor's degree Graduate or professional degree 3,328,869 22.4% 1,646,653 22.6% 1,682,216 22.1% 22.8% 8.1% 23.4% 13.2% 22.3% 7.3% 23.4% 13.7% 23.4% 8.8% 23.5% 12.7% Non-Family Households 3,916,297 10.1% 10.3% 13.2% 10.9% 13.2% 16.4% 9.8% 9.4% 3.4% 3.3% 36,615 50,001 Population 18 to 24 years High school graduate (includes equivalency) Some college or associate's degree Bachelor's degree or higher Population 25 years and over High school graduate (includes equivalency) Some college, no degree Associate's degree Bachelor's degree Graduate or professional degree
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back next Berry 2 Subject Total Population Male Female 20 to 24 years 25 to 34 years 35 to 44 years 45 to 54 years 55 to 59 years 60 to 64 years 65 years and over Male Female Total population One race White Black or African American American Indian and Alaska Native Asian Asian Indian Chinese Filipino Japanese Korean Vietnamese Other Asian Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Some other race Two or more races Hispanic or Latino (of any race) Mexican Age and Sex Estimate 5,042,853 2,529,614 2,513,239 353,131 730,849 703,443 735,982 329,302 270,950 558,343 247,964 310,379 Race 5,042,853 4,876,025 4,243,753 201,424 49,099 5,042,853 96.7% 84.2% 4.0% 1.0% 136,882 19,171 25,067 13,906 11,297 20,900 22,092 24,449 6,034 2.7% 0.4% 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4% 0.4% 0.5% 0.1% 238,833 166,828 1,040,478 4.7% 3.3% 20.6% 797,148 15.8% Percent 50.2% 49.8% 7.0% 14.5% 13.9% 14.6% 6.5% 5.4% 558,343 44.4% 55.6% U.S. Census Bureau of the Census. American Fact Finder. ONLINE. 2012. Census Bureau. Available: http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?src=CF [Accessed 27 September. 2015].
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back next Berry 3 Swing State #2: State of Nevada 2012 Subject Total Less than $10,000 $10,000 - $14,999 $15,000 - $24,999 $25,000 - $34,999 $35,000 - $49,999 $50,000 - $74,999 $75,000 - $99,999 $100,000 - $149,999 $150,000 - $199,999 $200,000 or more Median income (dollars) Mean income (dollars) Subject Population 18 to 24 years High school graduate (includes equivalency) Some college or associate's degree Bachelor's degree or higher Population 25 years and over High school graduate (includes equivalency) Some college, no degree Associate's degree Bachelor's degree Graduate or professional degree Households Income Families 992,896 6.2% 4.4% 10.0% 10.9% 14.6% 20.1% 13.2% 12.9% 4.2% 3.4% 54,083 70,775 645,210 4.3% 2.8% 7.7% 9.7% 14.2% 21.0% 15.3% 15.6% 5.3% 4.2% 62,789 79,537 Education Total Male 249,552 128,447 34.0% 36.2% Married-Couple Families 458,319 1.7% 1.5% 5.5% 7.7% 12.7% 21.6% 17.8% 19.3% 6.7% 5.4% 73,949 91,536 Female 121,105 31.6% 37.9% 5.7% 34.5% 4.2% 41.5% 7.3% 1,791,029 28.7% 897,165 28.7% 893,864 28.7% 26.1% 7.3% 14.8% 7.4% 25.8% 7.0% 14.9% 7.7% 26.5% 7.6% 14.7% 7.1% Non-Family Households 347,686 11.1% 7.9% 15.2% 13.7% 15.9% 17.5% 8.2% 6.8% 1.9% 1.7% 36,747 50,541
back  next  Berry 3  Swing State  2  State of Nevada 2012  Subject Total Less than  10,000  10,000 -  14,999  15,000 -  24...
back next Berry 4 Age and Sex Subject Total Population Male Female 20 to 24 years 25 to 34 years 35 to 44 years 45 to 54 years 55 to 59 years 60 to 64 years 65 years and over Male Female Total population One race White Black or African American American Indian and Alaska Native Asian Asian Indian Chinese Filipino Japanese Korean Vietnamese Other Asian Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Some other race Two or more races Hispanic or Latino (of any race) Mexican Estimate 2,704,204 1,365,496 1,338,708 181,033 387,655 383,790 374,125 163,762 152,306 181,033 155,552 173,839 Race 2,704,204 2,600,459 1,970,074 218,305 30,061 Percent 5,042,853 96.2% 72.9% 8.1% 1.1% 196,245 10,074 31,894 101,760 10,656 12,197 9,774 19,890 16,472 7.3% 0.4% 1.2% 3.8% 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 0.6% 169,302 103,745 717,835 6.3% 3.8% 26.5% 559,238 20.7% 50.5% 49.5% 6.7% 14.3% 14.2% 13.8% 6.1% 5.6% 6.7% 47.2% 52.8% U.S. Census Bureau of the Census. American Fact Finder. ONLINE. 2012. Census Bureau. Available: http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?src=CF [Accessed 27 September. 2015].
back  next  Berry 4 Age and Sex Subject Total Population Male Female 20 to 24 years 25 to 34 years 35 to 44 years 45 to 54...