
Variable 
Strength 


...and 
Health > Health Index (inverse) 
77% 
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...and 
Education > Elementary & Secondary > Free Lunch Eligible (per capita) 
74% 
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...and 
Lifestyle > Best States to Live (inverse) 
65% 
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...and 
Health > Preterm Births as a % of Births 
63% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Reading (inverse) 
62% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 4 Reading (inverse) 
61% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 4 Reading (inverse) 
61% 
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...and 
Economy > Percent below poverty level 
60% 
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...and 
Education > Best Educated Index (inverse) 
59% 
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...and 
Economy > Percent of Children Below Poverty Level 
59% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 8 Reading (inverse) 
59% 
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...and 
Economy > Percent of Related Children Below Poverty Level 
58% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Math (inverse) 
55% 
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...and 
Crime > Firearms Death Rate per 100,000 
53% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Percent of People Who Have Completed High School (Including Equivalency) (inverse) 
53% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Reading (inverse) 
53% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 8 Reading (inverse) 
53% 
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...and 
Economy > Nest Egg Index (inverse) 
52% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 4 Science (inverse) 
52% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 4 Reading (inverse) 
51% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 4 Math (inverse) 
51% 
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...and 
Health > Teen Death Rate 
50% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Science (inverse) 
50% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 4 Writing (inverse) 
50% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Proficient > Grade 8 Writing (inverse) 
49% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 8 Math (inverse) 
47% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Writing (inverse) 
46% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Economy > GSP > Nominal GSP > Social assistance (per capita) (inverse) 
46% 
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...and 
Economy > GSP > Real GSP > Social assistance (per capita) (inverse) 
46% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Advanced > Grade 8 Math (inverse) 
46% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Health > Percent of Women who had Dental Visit (inverse) 
46% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Health > Death Rate per 100,000 
46% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 8 Reading (inverse) 
45% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
People > Percent of Foreign Population Born in Latin America 
45% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Math (inverse) 
45% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Economy > GSP > Real GSP > Hospitals and nursing and residential care facilities (per capita) (inverse) 
45% 
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...and 
Economy > GSP > Nominal GSP > Hospitals and nursing and residential care facilities (per capita) (inverse) 
45% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Health > Child Death Rate 
45% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Health > Oral health > Visits to the dentist (inverse) 
45% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 4 Science (inverse) 
44% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Economy > GSP > Gross Operating Surplus > Social assistance (per $ GDP) (inverse) 
44% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 8 Math (inverse) 
43% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 4 Science (inverse) 
43% 
[plot  correlate  graph]


...and 
Education > Assessments > % of Students Above Basic > Grade 8 Science (inverse) 
43% 
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...and 
Economy > Median Family Income (inverse) 
43% 
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...and 
Health > Motor Vehicle Death Rate 
43% 
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...and 
Education > Assessments > Scale Score, Grade 8 Science (inverse) 
43% 
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...and 
Health > Percent with some health care coverage (inverse) 
43% 
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...and 
Education > High school diploma or higher, by percentage (inverse) 
43% 
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...and 
Health > Medicaid Payments per Enrollee, FY2002 (inverse) 
42% 
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Average: 
51% 

