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7

Number of the top 10 vehicles sold in Oklahoma that are domestic pickups

80

Percent of people who buy pickups who never use the bed of the truck for anything substantial

$13.8 billion

The amount that undocumented immigrants contributed to Social Security and Medicare in 2007

$1.58 billion

The amount of state revenue produced by undocumented immigrants in Texas in 2006

$1.16 billion

The cost of the services that undocumented immigrants received in Texas in 2006

83.5

Percent of the beef-packing industry controlled by just four companies

25

Percent of corn grown in the U.S. that was genetically modified in 2000

80

Percent of corn grown in the U.S. that was genetically modified in 2008

Sources: Edmonds.com; CNN.com; Yes magazine