MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A new survey ranking best and worst states in the country puts Florida towards the top of the list.
According to the survey by YouGov.com, Florida ranked 6th in a list of “All U.S. states ranked from best to worst, according to Americans.”READ MORE: BSO Needs Help In Solving Teen's Murder On Mother's Day
The method of their survey?
“We asked people to choose the better of two states in a series of head-to-head matchups. States are rated based on their ‘win percentage,’ that is: how often that state won the head-to-head matchup when it was one of the two states shown,’” the authors wrote on the website. Some 1,211 people participated in the survey.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
Florida came in with a 61% “win percentage,” along with North Carolina and Nevada.
The top states, according to the survey, are Hawaii, Colorado and Virginia.MORE NEWS: Mega Millions Jackpot Increases To $430 Million For Friday Night's Draw On CBS4
The bottom five on the list are Arkansas, New Jersey, Mississippi, Alabama and the District of Columbia.