A new survey shows, what we already know… Maine is one of the most patriotic states in America.
The personal finance website WalletHub has released its report on 2022’s Most Patriotic States in America, as well as accompanying videos and expert commentary.
To determine where Americans have the most red, white and blue pride, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 13 key indicators of patriotism. The data set ranges from the state’s military enlistees and veterans to the share of adults who voted in the 2020 presidential election.
Here’s how Maine ranked:
Patriotism in Maine (1=Most Patriotic; 25=Avg.):
- 9th – Peace Corps Volunteers per Capita
- 11th – % of Adults Who Voted in 2020 Presidential Election
- 11th – Volunteer Rate
- 6th – Veterans per 1,000 Civilian Adults
- 1st – U.S. History or Civics Education Requirement
- 8th – Volunteer Hours per Resident
- 20th – AmeriCorps Volunteers per Capita
For the full report go here.