Special Report

America's 30 Happiest States

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5. Utah
> Well-being index score: 63.4 (national average: 61.2)
> Adults who like what they do every day: 60.3% — 10th highest
> Adults who feel productive every day: 51.9% — 7th highest
> Adults who learn/do something interesting every day: 49.1% — 8th highest
> Adults who are happy with where they live: 60.2% — 5th highest
> Adults who worry about money: 42.1% — 10th highest
> Adults who get positive energy from friends/family every day: 63.1% — 3rd highest
> Median household income: $75,780 — 11th highest
> Violent crime rate: 236 per 100,000 people — 11th lowest

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4. Montana
> Well-being index score: 63.5 (national average: 61.2)
> Adults who like what they do every day: 65.1% — the highest
> Adults who feel productive every day: 51.2% — 12th highest
> Adults who learn/do something interesting every day: 51.4% — 3rd highest
> Adults who are happy with where they live: 61.5% — 3rd highest
> Adults who worry about money: 39.0% — 16th lowest
> Adults who get positive energy from friends/family every day: 62.1% — 5th highest
> Median household income: $57,153 — 11th lowest
> Violent crime rate: 405 per 100,000 people — 19th highest

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3. Alaska
> Well-being index score: 63.9 (national average: 61.2)
> Adults who like what they do every day: 60.5% — 9th highest
> Adults who feel productive every day: 54.7% — the highest
> Adults who learn/do something interesting every day: 53.1% — the highest
> Adults who are happy with where they live: 53.3% — 24th lowest
> Adults who worry about money: 32.2% — 2nd lowest
> Adults who get positive energy from friends/family every day: 64.7% — 2nd highest
> Median household income: $75,463 — 12th highest
> Violent crime rate: 867 per 100,000 people — the highest

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2. Wyoming
> Well-being index score: 64.2 (national average: 61.2)
> Adults who like what they do every day: 60.8% — 7th highest
> Adults who feel productive every day: 54.4% — 2nd highest
> Adults who learn/do something interesting every day: 50.1% — 5th highest
> Adults who are happy with where they live: 60.7% — 4th highest
> Adults who worry about money: 29.8% — the lowest
> Adults who get positive energy from friends/family every day: 59.8% — 17th highest
> Median household income: $65,003 — 19th highest
> Violent crime rate: 217 per 100,000 people — 8th lowest

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1. Hawaii
> Well-being index score: 64.6 (national average: 61.2)
> Adults who like what they do every day: 63.0% — 2nd highest
> Adults who feel productive every day: 49.9% — 25th lowest
> Adults who learn/do something interesting every day: 46.7% — 23rd highest
> Adults who are happy with where they live: 64.7% — the highest
> Adults who worry about money: 33.3% — 3rd lowest
> Adults who get positive energy from friends/family every day: 70.6% — the highest
> Median household income: $83,102 — 4th highest
> Violent crime rate: 286 per 100,000 people — 17th lowest