State Rankings

Rank State Opportunity Index
1 Vermont 66.032
2 Massachusetts 63.113
3 Connecticut 62.784
4 North Dakota 61.567
5 New Hampshire 61.383
6 New Jersey 61.365
7 Nebraska 61.350
8 Iowa 60.495
9 Maryland 60.409
10 Virginia 58.889
11 Kansas 58.770
12 Minnesota 58.722
13 Hawaii 58.495
14 Utah 58.491
15 New York 58.430
16 Maine 58.388
17 Pennsylvania 57.775
18 Wisconsin 57.571
19 District of Columbia 57.468
20 South Dakota 57.180
21 Colorado 56.515
22 Illinois 56.436
23 Wyoming 56.258
24 Delaware 55.977
25 Rhode Island 55.906
26 Montana 55.416
27 Missouri 54.950
28 Ohio 54.771
29 Washington 54.474
30 Alaska 53.905
31 Indiana 52.942
32 Kentucky 52.601
33 Idaho 52.309
34 Michigan 52.218
35 North Carolina 51.988
36 Texas 51.914
37 California 51.745
38 Florida 51.311
39 Oregon 51.012
40 Tennessee 50.881
41 Oklahoma 50.764
42 South Carolina 48.693
43 West Virginia 48.596
44 Arizona 47.739
45 Arkansas 47.561
46 Alabama 47.442
47 Georgia 46.666
48 Louisiana 45.630
49 Mississippi 45.308
50 Nevada 43.822
51 New Mexico 43.815

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