Effective state corporate income tax rate paid by Devon Energy in from 2008-2015. Over that period, the company made $21.76 billion in profits but paid only $71 million in corporate income taxes, more than $1.2 billion less than if the company paid Oklahoma’s official corporate income tax rate of 6%
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Employment rate for prime working age Oklahomans in 2016, down from 77.0% in 2007 and 7th lowest in the U.S.
Source: Pew Charitable Trusts
Motor vehicle thefts in Oklahoma in 2015
Average annual rate of fatalities for Oklahoma law enforcement officers per 50,000 officers, 2008-2012, sixth highest in the nation
Number of district court cases pending on June 30, 2016
Source: Oklahoma Supreme Court
Opioid overdose deaths as a percentage of all drug overdose deaths in Oklahoma in 2015. The US average was 63%
Source: Kaiser Family Foundation
Change in the number of total index crimes reported in Oklahoma between 2014 and 2015
Oklahomans killed by police in 2016, the third highest per capita rate in the country
Source: The Guardian
Percentage of women in Oklahoma with a recent live birth who reported experiencing postpartum depression in 2016
Source: America’s Health Rankings