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Drugs vs. Jobs: The Relationship Between Drug Abuse & Unemployment

Drugs vs. Jobs: The Relationship Between Drug Abuse & Unemployment

April 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Did you know that unemployment not only causes financial distress, but also increases your chances of becoming addicted to drugs, as well? Drug use and employment status have a direct correlation to one another, in which when jobs go down, drug use increases. In this infographic, 12 Keys Recovery looks at the relationship between unemployment and drug abuse.

The Current State of Unemployment

The Current State of Unemployment

February 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Did you know that there are over 13 million Americans unemployed right now? How about 4 out of every 5 American adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty, or reliance on welfare for at least part of their lives? Even more alarming, it’s projected that by 2030, close to 85% of all working-age adults in the U.S. will experience bouts of economic insecurity.

The Misery Index: Quality of Life Determined By Inflation and Unemployment

The Misery Index: Quality of Life Determined By Inflation and Unemployment

December 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

In this infographic from FinanceDegreeCenter.com, check out how happiness of Americans relates to rate of inflation and unemployment rates. You can also see how other countries reacted to similar events.