(NEWS10) – U.S. News and World Report released a report on the outcomes of residents in each state.
For the report, states were measured on more than 70 metrics including healthcare, education, the economy, infrastructure, natural environment, and crime.
“At a time when the federal government is attempting to hand more responsibility for spending and policymaking to the states, these rankings offer the first comprehensive view, state by state, of how some states already are performing best.”
The following map shows each state’s overall score.
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