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

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25. New Jersey
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.71%
> Median credit score: 711 — 20th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 9.2% — 5th lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 9.8% — 6th highest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 7.9% — 23rd lowest

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24. Illinois
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.75%
> Median credit score: 704 — 25th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 11.5% — 25th lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 9.5% — 7th highest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 7.4% — 21st lowest

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23. Connecticut
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.83%
> Median credit score: 716 — 15th highest
> Poverty rate 2019: 10.0% — 12th lowest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 7.9% — 17th highest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 5.9% — 11th lowest

22. Missouri
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.93%
> Median credit score: 689 — 18th lowest
> Poverty rate 2019: 12.9% — 18th highest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 6.1% — 15th lowest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 10.0% — 15th highest

21. Ohio
> Credit card delinquency rate (30+ days): 3.98%
> Median credit score: 691 — 21st lowest
> Poverty rate 2019: 13.1% — 15th highest
> Unemployment rate 2020: 8.1% — 15th highest
> Uninsured rate 2019: 6.6% — 16th lowest

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