Friday, December 13, 2019

The cost of climate change to Oklahoma by 2099 as a percent of state income. Rural counties in Southeast and Southwest Oklahoma can expect costs of more than 10% of their income.

[Source: Brookings Institution]

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Percent of Oklahoma children 0-3 years old who live in poverty, compared to 23.7 percent nationally.

[Source: FRAC]

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

The financial cost savings produced by the commutation of 527 Oklahomans which was largest commutation in American history on Nov. 1, 2019.

[Source: Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board]

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Percent of children in Oklahoma under age 18 who live in a food-insecure household compared to 17.4% nationally.

[Source: FRAC]

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Monday, December 9, 2019

Change in Oklahoma tax revenue from its peak in 2008 to the first quarter of 2019. The average state saw a 13 percent increase in the same time period.

[Source: Pew Trusts]

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Number of Oklahoma students in 2018 who experienced homelessness of the state’s 695,298 students.

[U.S. Department of Labor]

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

The total economic impact that tribes made in Oklahoma in 2017. In addition to direct contributions, tribes generate billions in production by companies that support tribes’ business operations.

[Source: Oklahoma Native Impact]

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Note: November is Native American Heritage Month. We recognize and celebrate the history, cultures, and contributions of American Indian and Alaska Native people in the state and across the country.

Monday, November 25, 2019

Percentage of Native American children in Oklahoma who are living in poverty

[Source: KIDS COUNT]

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Note: November is Native American Heritage Month. We recognize and celebrate the history, cultures, and contributions of American Indian and Alaska Native people in the state and across the country.

Friday, November 22, 2019

The number of jobs that Oklahoma tribes supported in the state in 2017, representing $4.6 billion in wages and benefits to Oklahoma workers.

[Source: Oklahoma Native Impact]

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Note: November is Native American Heritage Month. We recognize and celebrate the history, cultures, and contributions of American Indian and Alaska Native people in the state and across the country.

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Percentage of uninsured Native American children in Oklahoma, the largest uninsured population among children

[Source: Georgetown Center for Children and Families]

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Note: November is Native American Heritage Month. We recognize and celebrate the history, cultures, and contributions of American Indian and Alaska Native people in the state and across the country.