States with the Most Immigrants
Currently, approximately 13% of the U.S. population is foreign born (over 42 million people).
States Spending the Most and Least on Education
Based on the analysis, states in the Northeast tend to spend the most money per pupil, with New York (ranked #1) spending three times more per pupil than Utah (ranked #51).
States With the Largest Teacher Pay Gap
According to the National Center for Education Statistics, the average annual salary of teachers in U.S. public elementary and secondary schools is $58,950.