GRAPHIC: Civic Engagement

December 6, 2010 | 10:54 p.m. CST
The National Conference on Citizenship collected data that show trends in voting, volunteering and
attending public meetings. Missouri averaged a 3.6 percentage points higher rate of volunteering than
national levels. The state’s voter turnout in midterm elections is 3.2 percentage points higher than the
national average.

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