States With the Most Dangerous Weather

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35. Kansas
> Fatalities per 1M people: 4.1
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 12 (11th lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 41.1 (14th highest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: Flood (2 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $884.0 million (15th highest)
> Median household income: $53,906 (24th lowest)

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34. New jersey
> Fatalities per 1M people: 4.4
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 39 (23rd highest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 64.2 (8th highest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: N/A (0 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $25.33 billion (the highest)
> Median household income: $72,222 (4th highest)

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33. Minnesota
> Fatalities per 1M people: 4.8
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 26 (23rd lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 51.1 (12th highest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: Wind-related (5 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $243.0 million (22nd lowest)
> Median household income: $63,488 (12th highest)

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32. New york
> Fatalities per 1M people: 5.1
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 100 (5th highest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 22.9 (24th lowest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: Lightning (4 deaths)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $627.3 million (16th highest)
> Median household income: $60,850 (15th highest)

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31. Iowa
> Fatalities per 1M people: 5.5
> Total fatalities 2012-2016: 17 (17th lowest)
> Injuries per 1M people: 29.4 (20th highest)
> Top cause of weather death in 2016: Flood (1 death)
> Total damage 2012-2016: $4.05 billion (4th highest)
> Median household income: $54,736 (25th highest)