10 Infographics to Visualize American Living by State

by Guest on August 6, 2011 · 14 comments

The following is the guest post Jennifer Moline who writes about small business, graphic design, printing and freelancing for the PsPrint Blog as well as for other graphic design websites. PsPrint is the premiere company printing online booklets, brochures, envelopes, etc.

What’s an easier way to learn the quirkiest facts about the US states than by cool and witty visualizations?

From health, jobs, and politics – the following infographics present and transform what seems to be complex data into interesting bits of information that you can easily impress your friends with.

1. Health Infographic: The Fattest States

Health Infographic: The Fattest States

CalorieLab.com expended the map of the United States to reveal the fattest and leanest of all them. Mississippi holds the trophy for being the heaviest state of all and Colorado can crown itself for being the leanest in the US.

2. The State of Jobs in the United States

The State of Jobs in the United States

This infographic visualizes the current employment situation in specific parts of the US.

3. Level of Education Comparison By State

Level of Education Comparison By State

The following infographic takes into account the level of education by each state and age.

4. United States Of The Environment

United States Of The Environment

This very easy to understand infographic illustrates each state’s strengths and weaknesses in some environmental or public health category.

5. Renewable Energy by State

Renewable Energy by State

Sunlight, wind, rain, tides, and geothermal heat – all of these are sources of renewable energy or electricity that can power your favorite gadgets. So which state is the most powerful in producing green energy?

6. What’s Your State Good At

What’s Your State Good At

7. The United States of Shame

The United States of Shame

Should you need to choose between evils, this infographic will help you do just that. Would you rather live amongst rapists or robbers? This informative diagram will make you wonder if location is a significant factor in crime, health, and employment among many others.

8. The United States of Hate

The United States of Hate

9. The United States Of Lonely, Crazy, Or Sexy?

The United States Of Lonely, Crazy, Or Sexy?

10. US Passport Ownership By State

US Passport Ownership By State

Let’s understand our own country better!

{ 14 comments… read them below or add one }

jim March 13, 2013 at 9:58 pm

Mississippi really sucks

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Roni April 16, 2013 at 9:52 pm

Who votes we remove Mississippi from the union?

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doug April 16, 2013 at 10:02 pm

This just confirms that Minnesota is the best overall.

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Shayann May 28, 2013 at 3:50 am

hell yes it is…Go MN

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Adam June 9, 2013 at 12:18 am

I always knew that :)

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Devon Washington April 17, 2013 at 12:57 am

anint nothins wrong with mississippi i lived here all my live and its real nice you full a shit Jim.

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ottoetler June 10, 2013 at 10:33 pm

case and point

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Allie June 11, 2013 at 7:21 pm

Other than the grammar of the people who live there.

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emilio April 17, 2013 at 1:55 am

jim i couldnt agree more. thats all i took from any of these infographics

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Cole April 18, 2013 at 12:32 am

Hmm, I wonder what political views you support?

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Matthew May 9, 2013 at 9:52 am

We can’t lose Mississippi. I live in Alabama. Our unofficial motto is “Thank God for Mississippi.” Haha.

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Korky June 1, 2013 at 10:44 am

So the bible belt sucks in pretty much all counts. I guess god makes you worse.

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Trinida June 5, 2013 at 12:51 pm

Any connection between colorado having the lowest obesity rates while also having the highest cocaine use. haha

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TennesseanFederation September 22, 2013 at 1:16 am

This data proves that the region of the country that is dubbed “The Bible Belt” performs worse than any other U.S. region. It appears that religion is a major setback for society. All the more reasons to adopt Atheism.

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