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South Dakota: Guide to State Statistics: South Dakota State Statistics

Explore the Data Planet repository for statistics on South Dakota by broad subject categories.

South Dakota

Named after the Lakota and Dakota Sioux Native American tribes, South Dakota became a state in 1889. It is home to Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Crazy Horse Memorial, Badlands National Park and the Black Hills. Harney Peak (7,240 ft) is the highest point in the United States east of the Rocky Mountain. The capital of South Dakota is Pierre.

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South Dakota Data

Search for data on South Dakota in Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference using broad subject categories. Note that the searches retrieve top-level views of datasets: there are many more indicators and variables included in each dataset, and more granular geographies. Add additional keywords to retrieve more precise results.

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Government & Politics Population & Income
Health & Vital Statistics Prices, Consumption, & Cost of Living
Housing & Construction Transportation & Traffic

South Dakota Sample DataSheet

This sample DataSheet from Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference shows estimated population aged 4 and under by county.

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