Statewide Crime 2
The data are from Statistical Abstract of the United States and most variables were measured in 1993. Table 9.1 of the 3rd edition, and some appear in Table 9.1 of the 4th edition.
violent crime rate (per 100,000 people in population)
murder rate (per 100,000 people in population)
percent in metropolitan areas
percent high school graduates
percent with income below the poverty level
percent of families headed by a single parent.