The unemployment rate through June 2012 in Oklahoma if you include all workers who report that they need a full-time job, but don’t have one; up from 8.4 percent three years ago.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Annual average employee contribution for a family health insurance plan in Oklahoma in 2011, up $731 from the previous year
Number of years since Oklahoma has adjusted the gasoline tax for inflation
Source: Oklahoma Policy Institute
Percentage of mortgages in Oklahoma that are past due or seriously delinquent, compared to 18.3 percent nationally, 1st Qtr 2012
Metric tons of carbon dioxide emitted through natural gas consumption in Oklahoma, more than both coal (35.6) and petroleum (33.6) in 2009
Percentage of Oklahomans who say they keep a firearm in or around their home
Oklahoma’s rank nationally for the percentage of children receiving basic early childhood immunizations (Diptheria, Tetanus, Whooping cough, Polio, Meningitis, Hepatitis B), 2011
Source: United Health Foundation
Number of businesses in Oklahoma with less than 20 employees, 86.1 percent of all employer firms in 2009
Number of women in the Oklahoma State Senate; there were more women in the state senate 25 years ago in 1987 (6), than there are today.