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State Rankings 2015

State Rankings 2015
A Statistical View of America

624 pages | CQ Press

Published annually, State Rankings features comprehensive state statistics making it easy to compare states across key measures in education, health, crime, transportation, taxes, government finance, and so much more. The editors compile useful statistics that would otherwise take an enormous amount of time to research making it a favorite resource on reference shelves throughout the United States and around the world. The experienced research team has updated these rankings using a range of sources that are included in each table. A detailed introduction and methodology are included to supply context.

State Rankings compares every state and Washington, DC.


"...State Rankings 2015 is a valuable reference source that provides a wealth of data for researchers and also is a starting point for locating further information—the list of sources is especially helpful. Recommended for larger public libraries and academic library collections."

Lucy Heckman
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Kathleen O'Leary Morgan

Kathleen O’Leary Morgan holds a master’s degree in public administration and has served in a number of media and legislative liaison positions with the U.S. Department of Transportation, where she was also deputy director of congressional affairs. More About Author

Scott Morgan

Scott Morgan is an attorney who served as chief counsel to Senator Bob Dole’s 1988 presidential campaign. More About Author