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Thursday, April 4, 2013

Arkansas: Red state on female mortality

Posted By on Thu, Apr 4, 2013 at 11:07 AM

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The Washington Post's Wonkblog posted the map above illustrating by-county changes in female mortality rates. Red is bad. It means the rate is rising.

Education and poverty cited as factors. (Sex education anyone? Thinking of yesterday's installment of the War on Women at the Arkansas legislature.)

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