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Alaska 148.7
Arkansas 77.2
South Dakota 72.6
Michigan 72.4d
Nevada 72.2
Colorado 67.2
Nebraska 64.8
New Mexico 61.4
Montana 58.4
Oklahoma 57.3
North Dakota 57.3
Utah 56.8
Wyoming 56
Hawaii 54
Texas 51.1
Arizona 50.3

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Oregon 43%
Alaska 42%
Maryland 41.9%
New Hampshire 40.8%
Washington 40.5%
Illinois 38.6%
North Carolina 38.3%
New York 38%
Connecticut 37.2%
Kentucky 36.8%