The Index

Average number of hours working NLers spent on the job per week in 2006 : 38.9

Average number of hours working Canadians spent : 36.5

Number of times the word “strong” was said in the provincial government’s Speech from the Throne : 25

Number of times the word “Newfoundland” was said : 54

Number of times the word “Labrador” was said : 71

Number of new motor vehicles purchased in the province in January 2008 : 3,085

Number of new motor vehicles purchased in the province the year before (January 2007) : 2,209

Documented number of civilian deaths from violence in Iraq since 2003 : at least 82,349

Population of the City of St. John’s : 100,646

Sources are linked.