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Monday, October 29, 2012

Black Households Make Less in King County

Posted by on Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 4:03 PM

King County has launched a new Communities Count website that documents, among other horrors, the racial income gap:

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Data on King County's poverty, obesity, housing and more awful, awful stuff is right here.

 

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Sargon Bighorn 1
But on the bright side Asian house holds did really well.
Posted by Sargon Bighorn on October 29, 2012 at 4:17 PM · Report this
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Radical rise in wages for Whites and Asians over the past decade.

For Asians, they achieved the same rise in the last 4 years as in the 8 years previous!

For Whites and Hispanics, the groups that lost income in the last 4 years.

Posted by Supreme Ruler Of The Universe http://_ on October 29, 2012 at 4:42 PM · Report this
Lew Siffer 6
I bet people in Africa would welcome an obesity epidemic.
Posted by Lew Siffer on October 29, 2012 at 5:04 PM · Report this
maxk 7
I wish this were inflation adjusted, so people wouldn't say "at least there was slight improvement for black households".
Posted by maxk on October 29, 2012 at 5:06 PM · Report this
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Still more than I make, and I'm mostly 'white' but then that graph didn't include Native American or mixed 'race'
Posted by Rocky Mountain Ben on October 29, 2012 at 5:12 PM · Report this
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The equalizer?--Intensive early education in math and computer science for inner city african american children.

Bill Gates, open up your checkbook.
Posted by neo-realist on October 29, 2012 at 6:46 PM · Report this

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