Bloomberg Rankings: States of Misery

By Bloomberg Rankings - 2012-10-09T08:21:50Z

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Hawaii

Rank: 44

2011 Misery Score (100=most miserable): 27.04

Air pollution level: 8.6

Child poverty rate: 18.9%

High school graduation rate: 76.0%

Infant mortality, per 1,000 births: 6.0

Population lacking health insurance: 7.5%

Occupational fatalities per 100,000 workers, over 3 years: 3.7

Poor mental health days in previous 30 days: 2.5

Poor physical health days in previous 30 days: 2.7

Premature death: years lost per 100,000 people: 6,108

Violent crime offenses per 100,000 people: 263

Personal income per capita: $41,661

Income inequality, Gini ratio: 0.433

Un- and under-employment rate: 14.8%

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