
Variable 
Strength 


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 4 Reading 
76% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Reading 
75% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 4 Reading 
73% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Reading 
71% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 4 Reading 
71% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 8 Reading 
67% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 8 Writing 
65% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 4 Science 
64% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Writing 
64% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Math 
62% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 4 Writing 
62% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Math 
61% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Science 
61% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 4 Math 
60% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 4 Math 
60% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 8 Reading 
60% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Writing 
60% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 8 Math 
59% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 8 Reading 
59% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 4 Science 
59% 
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...and 
Health > Teen Birth Rate per 1,000 (inverse) 
59% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 8 Math 
57% 
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...and 
Housing > Percent of Housing Units That Were Built in 1939 or Earlier 
57% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Science 
55% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 8 Writing 
55% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 4 Writing 
54% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 8 Science 
52% 
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...and 
Lifestyle > Best States to Live 
52% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 8 Science 
49% 
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...and 
Health > Health Index 
49% 
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...and 
Education > Elementary & Secondary > Free Lunch Eligible (per capita) (inverse) 
48% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 8 Math 
47% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 8 Science 
47% 
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...and 
Labor > Employment Ratio 
44% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 4 Math 
43% 
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...and 
Crime > Firearms Death Rate per 100,000 (inverse) 
43% 
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...and 
Economy > GSP > Real GSP > Hospitals and nursing and residential care facilities (per capita) 
42% 
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...and 
Economy > GSP > Nominal GSP > Hospitals and nursing and residential care facilities (per capita) 
42% 
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...and 
Health > Medicaid Payments per Enrollee, FY2002 
42% 
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...and 
Health > Percent of Women who had Dental Visit 
40% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 4 Science 
40% 
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...and 
Industry > Industrial firms > Total number of employees (per capita) 
39% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 8 Writing 
39% 
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...and 
Health > Skilled Nursing Facility Days of Care 
38% 
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...and 
Lifestyle > Percent of MarriedCouple Families With Both Husband and Wife in the Labor Force 
38% 
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...and 
Health > Skilled Nursing Facility Admissions 
38% 
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...and 
Education > Elementary & Secondary Finance > Instruct. Expend. Subtotal (per capita) 
38% 
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...and 
Health > Percent with some health care coverage 
38% 
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...and 
Economy > GSP > Gross Operating Surplus > Social assistance (per capita) 
37% 
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...and 
Health > Registered Nurses per 10,000 Population 
37% 
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Average: 
53% 

