Monday, March 23, 2009

Guess which country this is....

Second in Per Capita Income:
First (meaning worst) in Income Inequality:
Highest Overall Poverty Rate:
Highest Child Poverty Rate:
Highest Elderly Poverty Rate:
Highest Infant Mortality Rate:
Lowest worker Leisure Time:
Lowest Maternity Leave:

want some choices?
is it
a. France
b. Japan
c. Russia
d. USA
e. Finland

if you picked d, the United States of America... you are correct. Who says? Well, these numbers are from the government itself, published recently here, The State of Working America.

Makes you wonder, don't it?

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