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Rural and Urban COVID-19 Hot Spots
Line chart showing COVID-19 cases per capita over time for selected rural and urban hot spots. Rural hot spots include Western Kansas and Oklahoma, Southern Minnesota, Central Iowa, and Central Mississippi.
Date: 01/2021
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
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Disparities in Educational Attainment by Race and Ethnicity Persist in Rural America
Stacked bar chart showing educational attainment in 2000 and 2018 for rural White, Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, and Hispanic (any race) populations. Education categories included are bachelor's degree or higher; high school, some college, or associate's degree; below high school.
Date: 12/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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U.S. Monthly Unemployment Rates in Metro and Nonmetro Areas, January 2007 to October 2020
Line chart show unemployment rates for metropolitan and nonmetro areas.
Date: 12/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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U.S. Unemployment Rates by County Economic Type and Metro Status, Week Including September 12, 2020
Bar chart showing unemployment rates for metropolitan and nonmetro counties by economic type for counties dependent on farming, mining, manufacturing, government, and recreation and for counties that are nonspecialized.
Date: 12/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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Cumulative Confirmed COVID-19 Cases per 100,000 Residents by County Economic Type and Metro Status on December 7, 2020
Bar chart comparing COVID-19 cases in metropolitan and nonmetro counties by economic type for counties dependent on farming, mining, manufacturing, government, and recreation and for counties that are nonspecialized.
Date: 12/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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Cumulative Confirmed COVID-19 Cases per 100,000 Residents in Metro and Nonmetro Areas, March 1 to December 7, 2020
Line chart comparing COVID-19 cases in metropolitan and nonmetro areas.
Date: 12/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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New COVID-19 Cases since March 1, 2020: Comparing Rural Counties with 20 Percent or More Employment in Meatpacking to All Other Rural Counties in the United States
Line chart comparing COVID-19 cases in nonmetro meatpacking-dependent counties to cases in all other nonmetro counties.
Date: 12/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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COVID-19 Stats: COVID-19 Incidence, by Urban-Rural Classification — United States, January 22–October 31, 2020
Line chart showing COVID-19 incidence for large central metropolitan, large fringe metro, medium/small metro, and micropolitan/noncore (rural) areas.
Citation: MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 69(46), 1753
Date: 11/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Nonmetro Population Change Has Remained Near Zero in Recent Years
Line chart showing population change for the U.S., metropolitan areas, and nonmetro areas from 1976-2019.
Date: 10/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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Racial and Ethnic Minorities Made Up About 22 Percent of the Rural Population in 2018, Compared to 43 Percent in Urban Areas
Side-by-side pie charts comparing the race and ethnicity makeup of the rural population and urban population in 2018. Provides data on the percent of each population that is White, Black, American Indian, Hispanic, and other.
Date: 10/2020
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: USDA Economic Research Service
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