Special Report

The Average Cost of a Date in Each State

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11. Wyoming
> Average cost of dinner, drinks, and movie: $101.75 (16th highest)
> Combined average tax rate: 5.36% (7th lowest)
> Price of regular gasoline as of Aug. 6, 2019: $2.74 (16th highest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 76 per 100,000 people

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12. Michigan
> Average cost of dinner, drinks, and movie: $99.91 (25th highest)
> Combined average tax rate: 6.00% (tied — 13th lowest)
> Price of regular gasoline as of Aug. 6, 2019: $2.73 (tied — 20th highest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 34 per 100,000 people

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13. Idaho
> Average cost of dinner, drinks, and movie: $101.03 (tied — 20th highest)
> Combined average tax rate: 6.03% (14th lowest)
> Price of regular gasoline as of Aug. 6, 2019: $2.90 (9th highest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 47 per 100,000 people

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14. Oregon
> Average cost of dinner, drinks, and movie: $101.65 (17th highest)
> Combined average tax rate: 0.00% (tied — 4th lowest)
> Price of regular gasoline as of Aug. 6, 2019: $3.13 (5th highest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 46 per 100,000 people

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15. Colorado
> Average cost of dinner, drinks, and movie: $102.16 (13th highest)
> Combined average tax rate: 7.63% (16th highest)
> Price of regular gasoline as of Aug. 6, 2019: $2.62 (21st lowest)
> Arts, entertainment, and recreation establishments: 52 per 100,000 people

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