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Nevada ranks in Top 10 of most stressful states

Nevada ranks in Top 10 of most stressful states
Posted at 9:38 AM, Apr 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-06 14:05:57-04

Nevada ranks in the top 10 most stressful states in the country... You're shocked, we know.

All jokes aside, Wallethub's latest poll ranked the stress level of citizens in each state and Nevada currently ranks as the 7th most stressful. The study further divides the findings into micro-categories to help further explain the overall stress rankings.

Nevada ranks 2nd nationally in family-related stress and 6th in work related stress, but oddly enough, Nevada ranks 20th in money-related stress.

Nevada also has ranks 2nd in highest divorce rate and 3rd in fewest psychologists per capita, which would explain why the family-related stress rate is high.

If you're looking for calm and tranquility, the least stressful states are Iowa, North Dakota, and Minnesota.

Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi rank as the most stressful states.

 

Source: WalletHub