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Wisconsin

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#2 Dirtiest Beaches in the U.S.: States #5 Most Beer Consumption 2012: States #5 Most Drunks: States #6 Biggest Declines in Homeownership: States #6 Fewest Female Top Executives: States #8 Most Brewery Permits: States #8 Most Vaccinated Children: States #9 Longest Marriages: States #10 Biggest Increase in Number of Brewers: States #10 Highest Insurance Payouts for Drought: States #10 Most Volunteers: States #12 Most Tax Revenue from Alcohol, Tobacco, Betting: States #13 Biggest Increase in Divorce: States #13 Biggest Share of Household Income Held by the 1%: States #13 Highest Male/Female Ratios: States #13 Most Married Residents: States #14 Most Licensed Drivers 19 and Younger: States #15 Highest Concentration of Restaurants: States #16 Greatest Decrease in Marriages: States #18 Least Upwardly Mobile Low-Wage Workers: States #18 Longest Retirements: States #19 Biggest Increases in School Spending: States #19 Most Seniors: States #20 Most Prisoners: States #21 Most Consumers with Student Loan Debt: States #22 Greatest Growth in Jobs for Techies: States #22 Highest Unemployment: States #22 Most Million-Dollar Tax Filers: States #23 Getting Fatter Fastest: States #23 Highest Concentration of Arts Majors: States #23 Most Stores per Square Mile: States #23 Most Underestimated Income Inequality: States #23 Worst for Minimum-Wage Workers: States #24 Hottest Days: States #24 Most Innovative in U.S.: States #24 Most Unintentional Deaths: States #25 Biggest Class Divisions: States #25 Most Back-to-School Stores: States #25 Widest Pay Gap Between CEOs and Salesclerks: States #26 Lowest Ratio of Obesity to Health Coaches: States #26 Most Never-Marrieds: States #27 Most Licensed Drivers Age 85+: States #27 Worst for the Unemployed: States #28 Most Educated: States #29 Biggest Increase in Beer Consumption: States #29 Highest Showbiz Pay: States #30 Biggest Lottery Losers: States #30 Most Female Seniors at Work: States #31 Highest GDP Growth: States #32 Most Divorced Residents: States #33 Biggest Tax Refunds: States #34 Biggest Infrastructure Need: States #34 Biggest Prime Workforce: States #34 Highest Concentration of Engineering Majors: States #34 Most Retirement Spent Alone for Women: States #36 Lowest Percentage of Minimum-Wage Workers: States #36 Most Deficient Bridges: States #38 Most Vehicle Thefts: States #39 Highest Growth in GDP and Population: States #40 Highest Pay for Tech Jobs: States #40 Worst Dental Health: States #41 Fewest Females in the 1% Club: States #41 Most Miserable: States #41 Most Residents Thrice Wed or More: States #41 Most Smoker-Friendly: States #42 Most Male Seniors at Work: States #42 Most Showbiz Jobs: States #44 Fewest Minorities in the 1% Club: States #44 Greatest Concentration of Senior Poverty: States #45 Largest Wage Increases: States #46 Biggest Five-Year Decline in Pension Funding: States #50 Most Underfunded Pension Plans: States