States That Are Falling Apart

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45. Wyoming
> Roads in poor condition: 3.4% (6th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 11.0% (16th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 6.0% (8th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 8.5% (10th highest)

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44. Alabama
> Roads in poor condition: 3.2% (4th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 7.6% (21st lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 10.0% (14th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 6.2% (25th lowest)

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43. North Dakota
> Roads in poor condition: 3.2% (2nd lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 15.0% (7th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 5.5% (6th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 14.8% (the highest)

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42. South Carolina
> Roads in poor condition: 4.9% (13th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 10.3% (17th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 8.6% (11th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 4.1% (6th lowest)

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41. Nebraska
> Roads in poor condition: 6.7% (24th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 15.4% (6th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 4.8% (4th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 7.4% (16th highest)