REPORT: Tennessee Third Most-Dangerous State
Updated: Wednesday, June 18 2014, 11:08 AM CDT
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NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- According to a new report by WalletHub.com, Tennessee ranks as the third most-dangerous state in the United States.
The report weighed several factors, such as cost of living, education standards, health care quality, tax burden, workplace safety, natural disasters and other safety factors.
Tennessee ranked next to last in home and community safety, 49th in natural disaster safety and 44th in workplace safety. Our state also had the third-highest number of assaults per capita.
Massachusetts came in as the least-dangerous city, followed by New Hampshire and Minnesota. Our closest neighbor with a favorable ranking was Indiana, coming in at 17th. Do you agree with the findings? Weigh in on our Facebook Page Now!
SEE THE FULL REPORT: HERE