NH Veterans Briefs: Report calls NH the 13th most patriotic stateWalletHub
June 27. 2018 10:48PM
With Americans preparing to show their national pride this Fourth of July, the personal-finance website WalletHub has released its report on 2018’s most patriotic states in America.
To determine where Americans have the most red, white and blue pride, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 13 indicators of patriotism.
The data set ranges from the average number of military enlistees to the share of adults who voted in the 2016 presidential election to AmeriCorps volunteers per capita.
New Hampshire ranked overall as the country’s 13th most patriotic state.
Following are some of the report’s rankings for patriotism in New Hampshire (1 = most patriotic):
1st: Civics education requirement
4th: Percent of adults who voted in the 2016 presidential election
10th: Veterans per 1,000 civilian adults
11th: Peace Corps volunteers per capita
11th: Volunteer hours per resident
14th: Volunteer rate
20th: AmeriCorps volunteers per capita
28th: Average number of military enlistees per 1,000 civilian adults
For the full report, go to https://wallethub.com/edu/most-patriotic-states/13680/.