Special Report

States That Had the Best Economic Security in 2020

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5. Wyoming
> Economic security score: 57.98
> Median household income: $65,003 — 19th highest
> Poverty rate: 10.1% — 14th lowest
> Population without health insurance: 12.3% — 6th highest
> Overall well-being score: 63.69 — 13th lowest

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4. New Hampshire
> Economic security score: 59.21
> Median household income: $77,933 — 8th highest
> Poverty rate: 7.3% — the lowest
> Population without health insurance: 6.3% — 13th lowest
> Overall well-being score: 65.58 — 6th highest

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3. Utah
> Economic security score: 59.86
> Median household income: $75,780 — 11th highest
> Poverty rate: 8.9% — 2nd lowest
> Population without health insurance: 9.7% — 18th highest
> Overall well-being score: 64.99 — 11th highest

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2. Nebraska
> Economic security score: 59.92
> Median household income: $63,229 — 25th highest
> Poverty rate: 9.9% — 10th lowest
> Population without health insurance: 8.3% — 23rd highest
> Overall well-being score: 64.04 — 23rd lowest

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1. North Dakota
> Economic security score: 60.43
> Median household income: $64,577 — 20th highest
> Poverty rate: 10.6% — 17th lowest
> Population without health insurance: 6.9% — 19th lowest
> Overall well-being score: 64.13 — 24th highest

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