Special Report

States With the Most At-Risk Youth in 2021

35. Maine
> WalletHub score: 40.99
> Disconnected youth: 9.6% — 15th lowest
> Child poverty rate: 13.8% — 20th lowest

34. Wisconsin
> WalletHub score: 41.12
> Disconnected youth: 8.7% — 11th lowest
> Child poverty rate: 13.5% — 19th lowest

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33. California
> WalletHub score: 41.18
> Disconnected youth: 10.9% — 21st highest
> Child poverty rate: 15.6% — 24th highest

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32. Hawaii
> WalletHub score: 41.36
> Disconnected youth: 9.2% — 13th lowest
> Child poverty rate: 12.4% — 13th lowest

31. Colorado
> WalletHub score: 45.01
> Disconnected youth: 8.6% — 10th lowest
> Child poverty rate: 10.9% — 5th lowest