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The 16 numbers that shaped 2022

A snapshot of 2022 in federal spending, elections, crime rates and more.

Published by USA Facts on Mon, December 12, 2022 4:20PM PST | Updated Wed, December 14, 2022 1:20PM PST

From article…

2022 has been a year of rising prices, war in Ukraine, landmark Supreme Court decisions, and delayed flights. The nation still averages thousands of new daily COVID-19 infections, but the numbers are closer to summer 2020 levels. However, the US also hit a grim milestone for coronavirus deaths this year.

Here’s a numbers-driven, all-angles look back at 2022.

111.7 million

The estimated number of votes cast nationwide in the 2022 midterm election, based on a USAFacts analysis of state election data[1].

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