States With the Most Dangerous Weather

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50. Massachusetts
> Fatalities per 1M people: 1.0
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 7 (9th lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 3.7 (the lowest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: Wind-related (2 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $93.1 million (12th lowest)
> Median household income: $70,628 (6th highest)

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49. Connecticut
> Fatalities per 1M people: 1.4
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 5 (7th lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 6.4 (4th lowest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: N/A (0 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $123.8 million (15th lowest)
> Median household income: $71,346 (5th highest)

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48. Michigan
> Fatalities per 1M people: 1.4
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 14 (15th lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 32.6 (16th highest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: Lightning (2 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $2.33 billion (10th highest)
> Median household income: $51,084 (18th lowest)

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47. Maine
> Fatalities per 1M people: 1.5
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 2 (4th lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 6.0 (3rd lowest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: N/A (0 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $15.9 million (4th lowest)
> Median household income: $51,494 (21st lowest)

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46. Rhode island
> Fatalities per 1M people: 1.9
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 2 (4th lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 4.8 (2nd lowest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: N/A (0 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $14.9 million (3rd lowest)
> Median household income: $58,073 (19th highest)