N.D.’s influx of men smaller than other booms
DICKINSON, N.D. — The rush of men to North Dakota caused by Bakken oil development has been less impactful than comparable booms in Alaska and Colorado, according to a new Pew Research Center report.
Still, because a majority of oil workers are male, North Dakota now lags behind only Alaska in concentration of men.
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