State Rankings

Rank State Opportunity Index
1 Vermont 65.800
2 Massachusetts 63.120
3 New Hampshire 62.860
4 Connecticut 62.830
5 New Jersey 61.990
6 Maryland 61.140
7 North Dakota 60.820
8 Nebraska 60.790
9 Maine 60.220
10 Minnesota 60.070
11 Iowa 60.050
12 District of Columbia 59.610
13 Utah 59.560
14 South Dakota 59.010
15 Wisconsin 58.820
16 Delaware 58.640
17 Virginia 58.370
18 New York 58.340
19 Kansas 57.860
20 Colorado 57.840
21 Hawaii 56.950
22 Pennsylvania 56.460
23 Illinois 56.270
24 Washington 55.460
25 Montana 55.160
26 Rhode Island 54.740
27 Missouri 54.220
28 Wyoming 54.100
29 Indiana 53.850
30 Ohio 53.510
31 North Carolina 53.000
32 California 52.330
33 Oregon 52.280
34 Michigan 52.240
35 Alaska 51.890
36 Texas 51.420
37 Idaho 50.770
38 South Carolina 50.420
39 Tennessee 50.150
40 Florida 50.090
41 Oklahoma 50.050
42 Kentucky 49.820
43 Arkansas 49.230
44 West Virginia 48.880
45 Georgia 48.070
46 Alabama 47.690
47 Arizona 47.070
48 Louisiana 45.780
49 Mississippi 45.500
50 Nevada 43.670
51 New Mexico 43.380

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