States With the Most Identity Theft

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35. Louisiana
> Identity theft complaints: 71 per 100,000 (total: 3,340)
> Median loss for all types of fraud: $411 (15th lowest)
> Most common form of ID theft: Credit card fraud (29% of total)
> Second most common form of ID theft: Employment or tax-related fraud (23% of total)

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34. Kansas
> Identity theft complaints: 72 per 100,000 (total: 2,100)
> Median loss for all types of fraud: $499 (10th highest)
> Most common form of ID theft: Credit card fraud (37% of total)
> Second most common form of ID theft: Employment or tax-related fraud (19% of total)

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33. Oklahoma
> Identity theft complaints: 74 per 100,000 (total: 2,901)
> Median loss for all types of fraud: $400 (11th lowest)
> Most common form of ID theft: Credit card fraud (32% of total)
> Second most common form of ID theft: Employment or tax-related fraud (24% of total)

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32. Alabama
> Identity theft complaints: 74 per 100,000 (total: 3,609)
> Median loss for all types of fraud: $400 (11th lowest)
> Most common form of ID theft: Credit card fraud (31% of total)
> Second most common form of ID theft: Employment or tax-related fraud (22% of total)

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31. Indiana
> Identity theft complaints: 75 per 100,000 (total: 5,027)
> Median loss for all types of fraud: $495 (12th highest)
> Most common form of ID theft: Credit card fraud (28% of total)
> Second most common form of ID theft: Credit card fraud (28% of total)