Special Report

States That Are Falling Apart

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35. Arizona
> Roads in poor condition: 2.8% (10th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 2.5% (4th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 44.5% (8th highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $239 (2nd lowest)

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34. Illinois
> Roads in poor condition: 5.0% (25th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 8.6% (25th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 14.4% (17th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $723 (10th highest)

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33. South Carolina
> Roads in poor condition: 5.7% (22nd highest)
> Deficient bridges: 9.9% (19th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 8.6% (11th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $313 (8th lowest)

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32. North Dakota
> Roads in poor condition: 2.2% (7th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 14.0% (8th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 5.5% (6th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $1,743 (2nd highest)

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31. Idaho
> Roads in poor condition: 3.3% (14th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 8.7% (23rd highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 24.1% (21st highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $500 (24th highest)