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If you aren't better off, you must be worse off, right? Bloomberg Rankings collected 13 variables of misery for each state in the United States and created a "misery score" to identify the most miserable.Air pollution, child poverty, infant mortality, poor health, premature death, violent crime, unemployment -- all conspire to send Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and South Carolina to the top of the list. Want to live in a low-misery state? Head toward Minnesota, New Hampshire or North Dakota.For the full methodology, see the last page of this slide show.

If you aren't better off, you must be worse off, right? Bloomberg Rankings collected 13 variables of misery for each state in the United States and created a "misery score" to identify the most miserable.Air pollution, child poverty, infant mortality, poor health, premature death, violent crime, unemployment -- all conspire to send Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and South Carolina to the top of the list. Want to live in a low-misery state? Head toward Minnesota, New Hampshire or North Dakota.For the full methodology, see the last page of this slide show.
October 09, 2012
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Bloomberg Rankings: States of Misery
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