Map Of The Day

Andrew Sullivan —  Jun 15 2011 @ 9:35am


The Economist created a useful interactive graph displaying state-level economic, political, and demographic data. The above screenshot shows GDP numbers by state:

In 2010, the Northeast and Midwest enjoyed relatively strong performances. New York and Massachusetts grew by 5.1% and 4.2%, respectively. The Southeast and the West fared worse. Florida's economy grew just 1.4%, and Nevada's continued to shrink.