Mississippi named least safe state by WalletHub

Mississippi named least safe state by WalletHub

WalletHub ranked Mississippi as the least safe state in its "2018 Safest States in America."

The list, released on Tuesday, compared every state across 48 key safety indicators grouped into five different categories: personal and residential safety, financial safety, road safety, workplace safety and emergency preparedness.

Mississippi ranked 31st in personal and residential safety, 48th in financial safety, 46th in road safety, 48th in workplace safety and 50th in emergency preparedness for a combined total score of 32.90.

Source: WalletHub

You can view the full list and methodology at WalletHub.com.

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