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How Many People in Your State Are Burdened by Credit Card Debt

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45. North Dakota
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 2.93%
> Median credit score: 726 — 5th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 10.6% — 17th lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 5.1% — 4th lowest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 6.9% — 19th lowest

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44. Oregon
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 2.98%
> Median credit score: 718 — 13th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 11.4% — 23rd lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 7.6% — 22nd highest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 7.2% — 20th lowest

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43. Iowa
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.12%
> Median credit score: 724 — 9th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 11.2% — 20th lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 5.3% — 5th lowest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 5.0% — 6th lowest

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42. Utah
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.19%
> Median credit score: 712 — 18th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 8.9% — 2nd lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 4.7% — 3rd lowest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 9.7% — 18th highest

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41. Idaho
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.22%
> Median credit score: 712 — 18th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 11.2% — 21st lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 5.4% — 7th lowest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 10.8% — 12th highest

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