Sydney Linnick, Luke Merluzzi, and Cameron Gonnella



Interpretation of News Articles

The article from New Hampshire Employment Security, a government website, says that the average weekly wage is 1,089 dollars. It also says that self employment weekly income is 738 dollars. This was based on part of the lakes region. The article from the Laconia Daily Sun said that Firefighters have raked up an extra 600,000 dollars in overtime hours, which has boosted their wages. The article listed yearly wages which consisted of about overtime 27,388 dollars, total pay 91,172 dollars.


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Interpretation of Data

Based on the data we believe that wage income brings in far more income for each town. Far more people are employed with a wage compared to self employment.