Equality of Opportunity


Income




US Census Bureau
Net Household Wealth


US Census Bureau
Poverty Rate




US Census Bureau
Life Expectancy




US CDC
Infant Mortality Rate
(Per 1000 live births)

US CDC
% of Congress



US Congress
High School Dropout Rate
National Center for Educational Statistics
Incarceration Rate


US Department of Justice
% of Population



US Census Bureau
White
(non-Hispanic)
$40,000 $113,822
13% 78

5.7
85% 4.8% 708 of every 100k 65.6
Black

$18,000 $8650
35% 73

13.4
8% 9.9% 4,749 of every 100k 12.8
Hispanic

$24,000 $13,375
34% 80
5.5
5% 18.3% 1,822 of every 100k 15.4
Asian

$63,726
$107,690
23% (other) 84
4.9
2% 4.4%
18 of every 100k 4.5
Male

$31,335 $28,100
18% 75
6.72%
83% 8.5% 1,331 of every 100k 49.3
Female

$17,648 $30.026
19% 80
5.45%
17% 7.5% 123 of every 100k 50.7
Total US $36,326 $96,000
20% 78.3
6.80%
100% 4.27% 502 of every 100k 100

Try to fill in the chart for the category you are assigned. Don't get frustrated, just get as much information as you can. Here is a great resource on equality of opportunity in the US.

TEAMS
The chart below determines the category your team will research and present in class on Tuesday. You may divide the work up as you see fit.
Use your textbooks (if you have one) and the internet (U.S. Census Bureau, CDC, FBI, Department of Education, CIA World Fact Book) to research your category.

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Last name 11:20
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Last name 1:30 class
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Last name 2:35 class
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Category
A-C A-B A-F A-D Income & Wealth
D-F C-H G-J E-J Poverty Rate & Life Expectancy
G-P I-M K-R K-M Infant Mortality Rate and % of Congress
Q-Z N-Z S-Z N-Z High School Dropout Rate and Incarceration Rate

Click over to your class page and edit your information into the chart. If you can't edit the information into the chart, write it down on your hard copy of the chart and bring it to school on Thursday.