June 13, 2018

Most and least safe states in America

With the U.S. recently hit hard by tragedies from hurricanes to mass shootings, the personal-finance website Wallet Hub released its report on 2018's Safest States in America.

Wallet Hub compared the 50 states across 48 key metrics. The data set ranges from assaults per capita to unemployment rate to total loss amounts from climate disasters per capita.
Safest States in America   Least Safe States in America
1 Vermont   41 South Carolina
2 Maine   42 Alaska
3 Minnesota   43 Missouri
4 Utah   44 Alabama
5 New Hampshire   45 Arkansas
6 Connecticut   46 Florida
7 Rhode Island   47 Texas
8 Hawaii   48 Oklahoma
9 Massachusetts   49 Louisiana
10 Washington   50 Mississippi

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

It's interesting that Vermont, NH, and Maine are all among the "Constitutional Carry" states, in which no licence but the Constitution is needed to buy a weapon and, if it's small enough, carry it concealed.