This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: a. Rates of Gun Murders, 2001: 6.24 i. Number of gun murders X 100,000 / Age adjusted population b. Unemployment US, August 2003: 6.4% i. Who is not counted? 1. People on disability- doubled to 5.7 million since 1982 2. Prison population- 15 million behind bars today, compared to 500,000 in 1982 3. 17.8% of men over 16 not looking for work (compared to 17.3% in 1982) c. 8% official Canadian unemployment d. 6.4% Official US unemployment e. 10.2 % (Post depression record, 1982) f. 35%, 17-25 year old inner-city males, not in school g. 10.8% US (including disabled and prison populations) h. 9.5% Canada (including disabled and prison populations)...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 03/12/2009 for the course POLY SCI 104 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '08 term at UCSB.
- Winter '08