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What is the unemployment rate in the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation?
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Then, what is the unemployment rate on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation?
* Recent reports point out that the median income on the Pine Ridge Reservation is approximately $2,600 per year. * The unemployment rate vacillates from 85% to 95% on the Reservation.
One may also ask, can anyone live on an Indian reservation? You can live on a reservation but you can't become a tribal member. In order to become a member of a tribe, you must be at least 1/8% Native American, for some of the Native American tribes, other tribes require 1/4% Native American.
Then, what is the poorest Indian reservation in the United States?
Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota is the poorest county in the United States and the community that Re-Member serves.
What tribe is on the Pine Ridge Reservation?
Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota is home to the Oglala Sioux Tribe with an estimated population of close to 40,000. The reservation is large, and its needs immense, commensurate with grinding poverty.