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Corona Virus: Hawaii Most Restrictive State
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NOTE: Except for Hawaii which has few deaths and the most restrictions, the most restrictive states (green) have the highest death rate.  The least restrictive states (red) have the fewest deaths.

States with the Fewest Coronavirus Restrictions

From Wallet Hub, May 5, 2020

Americans have experienced unprecedented restrictions on their everyday life in order to fight the coronavirus, but now some states are easing up on these limitations. In order to determine the states with the fewest coronavirus restrictions, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 9 key metrics. Their data set ranges from limits on large gatherings to the presence of a “shelter-in-place” order and whether restaurants and bars have reopened.

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States with the Fewest COVID-19 Restrictions

HAWAII – 51st – Score 6.15  

Overall Rank State Total Score
1 South Dakota 89.23
2 Utah 73.85
3 North Dakota 70.77
4 Missouri 67.95
5 Idaho 67.69
6 Tennessee 66.67
7 Montana 65.64
8 Texas 63.08
9 Florida 62.05
10 Iowa 56.54
11 Georgia 52.82
12 Arkansas 52.69
13 Kansas 51.28
14 Nebraska 50.39
15 Oklahoma 50
16 Indiana 49.74
17 South Carolina 47.69
18 Wyoming 47.18
19 Mississippi 46.67
20 Alabama 46.41
21 Alaska 44.62
21 Minnesota 44.62
23 West Virginia 41.03
24 Kentucky 37.95
25 Nevada 37.56
26 Maine 35.39
27 Virginia 34.49
28 North Carolina 34.36
29 California 33.08
30 Oregon 32.82
31 New Hampshire 32.44
32 Arizona 31.8
33 Colorado 29.74
34 Wisconsin 28.59
35 New Mexico 28.21
36 Louisiana 25.9
37 Washington 25.64
38 Michigan 24.1
39 Vermont 23.08
40 Maryland 22.18
41 Delaware 21.54
42 Connecticut 21.41
43 Ohio 20.13
44 Massachusetts 19.62
45 New York 17.95
46 New Jersey 17.44
47 Pennsylvania 16.03
48 Illinois 12.82
49 District of Columbia 11.28
50 Rhode Island 10.26
51 Hawaii 6.15



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