The Reported Incidence of Hate Crimes in Every State

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46. Virginia
> Reported hate crimes: 1.5 per 100K covered pop.
> Population covered by police reporting hate crimes: 100.0%
> Reported hate crimes motivated by race: 76 (62%)
> Active hate groups: 4.4 per 1 million people (total: 37)
> Violent crime rate: 217.6 per 100,000 (4th lowest)

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47. Washington
> Reported hate crimes: 5.3 per 100K covered pop.
> Population covered by police reporting hate crimes: 99.9%
> Reported hate crimes motivated by race: 239 (62%)
> Active hate groups: 3.6 per 1 million people (total: 26)
> Violent crime rate: 302.2 per 100,000 (19th lowest)

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48. West Virginia
> Reported hate crimes: 2.5 per 100K covered pop.
> Population covered by police reporting hate crimes: 88.5%
> Reported hate crimes motivated by race: 30 (73%)
> Active hate groups: 2.2 per 1 million people (total: 4)
> Violent crime rate: 358.1 per 100,000 (24th lowest)

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49. Wisconsin
> Reported hate crimes: 0.6 per 100K covered pop.
> Population covered by police reporting hate crimes: 97.8%
> Reported hate crimes motivated by race: 22 (65%)
> Active hate groups: 1.9 per 1 million people (total: 11)
> Violent crime rate: 305.9 per 100,000 (20th lowest)

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50. Wyoming
> Reported hate crimes: 0.5 per 100K covered pop.
> Population covered by police reporting hate crimes: 95.0%
> Reported hate crimes motivated by race: 3 (100%)
> Active hate groups: 1.7 per 1 million people (total: 1)
> Violent crime rate: 244.2 per 100,000 (11th lowest)