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Friday, June 21, 2013

Thank God for Mississippi: Another study, another low rank for Arkansas

Posted By on Fri, Jun 21, 2013 at 9:38 AM

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Thanks to Channel 4 for a link to a study, Measure of America, that ranks the states on factors such as income, health and education.

Arkansas ranked second-to-last, beating out only Mississippi.

An interactive map breaks down the ranking into categories and allows different analysis, including by ZIP code.

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