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#1 Biggest Increases in School Spending: States #1 Greatest Growth in Coal Production: States #2 Biggest Infrastructure Need: States #2 Largest Wage Increases: States #2 Most Female Seniors at Work: States #3 Fewest Females in the 1% Club: States #6 Most Smoker-Friendly: States #6 Most Unintentional Deaths: States #7 Most Married Residents: States #8 Highest Concentration of Restaurants: States #8 Most Residents Thrice Wed or More: States #8 Worst for Minimum-Wage Workers: States #9 Biggest Increase in Beer Consumption: States #10 Most Male Seniors at Work: States #11 Highest Male/Female Ratios: States #11 Most Divorced Residents: States #12 Greatest Decrease in Marriages: States #12 Most Deficient Bridges: States #15 Most Beer Consumption 2012: States #16 Biggest Tax Refunds: States #17 Most Licensed Drivers 19 and Younger: States #17 Most Volunteers: States #18 Biggest Five-Year Decline in Pension Funding: States #18 Lowest Ratio of Obesity to Health Coaches: States #21 Highest Concentration of Engineering Majors: States #21 Highest Growth in GDP and Population: States #21 Hottest Days: States #22 Most Expensive Droughts: States #22 Worst Dental Health: States #25 Biggest Prime Workforce: States #26 Biggest Projected Reduction in Emissions by 2030: States #28 Biggest Share of Household Income Held by the 1%: States #28 Most Retirement Spent Alone for Women: States #29 Fewest Female Top Executives: States #30 Most Licensed Drivers Age 85+: States #31 Most Drunks: States #32 Fewest Minorities in the 1% Club: States #33 Biggest Declines in Homeownership: States #34 Biggest Class Divisions: States #34 Lowest Percentage of Minimum-Wage Workers: States #34 Most Brewery Permits: States #35 Getting Fatter Fastest: States #35 Longest Marriages: States #35 Widest Pay Gap Between CEOs and Salesclerks: States #35 Worst for the Unemployed: States #36 Greatest Growth in Jobs for Techies: States #36 Highest Concentration of Arts Majors: States #36 Longest Retirements: States #37 Highest Showbiz Pay: States #37 Most Consumers with Student Loan Debt: States #38 Most Underfunded Pension Plans: States #39 Greatest Concentration of Senior Poverty: States #39 Most Educated: States #40 Least Upwardly Mobile Low-Wage Workers: States #40 Most Miserable: States #42 Highest GDP Growth: States #42 Most Million-Dollar Tax Filers: States #44 Biggest Increase in Number of Brewers: States #45 Highest Pay for Tech Jobs: States #45 Highest Unemployment: States #45 Most Showbiz Jobs: States #47 Most Prisoners: States #48 Most Vaccinated Children: States #49 Most Back-to-School Stores: States #49 Most Innovative in U.S.: States #49 Most Never-Marrieds: States #49 Most Seniors: States #49 Most Stores per Square Mile: States #50 Biggest Increase in Divorce: States #50 Most Tax Revenue from Alcohol, Tobacco, Betting: States #50 Most Underestimated Income Inequality: States #50 Most Vehicle Thefts: States