Inequality in Action

By Hal Canary, 2004-07-19 13:21:37 (link)
#politics

* votes/person :=
   ( (electoral college votes for this state) /
     (population of this state) ) /
   ( (total number of electoral votes) / (total us pop) )
State votes/person State votes/person
California 0.850 Oregon 1.070
Texas 0.853 Connecticut 1.076
New York 0.855 Colorado 1.094
Florida 0.883 Mississippi 1.102
Illinois 0.885 Kansas 1.167
Michigan 0.895 Utah 1.172
Pennsylvania 0.895 Arkansas 1.174
Ohio 0.922 Iowa 1.251
New Jersey 0.933 Nevada 1.309
Indiana 0.947 New Mexico 1.437
Georgia 0.958 West Virginia 1.445
Virginia 0.960 Nebraska 1.528
North Carolina 0.975 Idaho 1.616
Washington 0.976 Maine 1.641
Wisconsin 0.976 New Hampshire 1.693
Maryland 0.988 Hawaii 1.723
Massachusetts 0.990 Montana 1.737
Tennessee 1.012 Rhode Island 1.997
Arizona 1.020 Delaware 2.003
Missouri 1.028 South Dakota 2.078
Kentucky 1.036 North Dakota 2.443
South Carolina 1.042 Alaska 2.500
Louisiana 1.053 Vermont 2.578
Alabama 1.057 D.C. 2.749
Oklahoma 1.061 Wyoming 3.175
Minnesota 1.064

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