September 2008/US Gov State and Territorial



Top Site

This time Washington State occupies the top slot with a increase of 1 place in the INDEX. Their score improved by 0.10 from 6.20 in the last time.




Most Improved

This time Maine State showed the greatest improvement moving up 17 places in the INDEX with a score increase of 1.16 from 2.37 last time.



What’s Happened This Time…

Top 10
1)Washington State
2)Delaware State
3)Federated States of Micronesia
4)California State
5)North Dakota State
6)Vermont State
7)Idaho State
8)Missouri State
9)Ohio State
10)South Carolina State
Most Improved
(+17) Maine State
(+16) North Dakota State
(+15) New Mexico State
(+12) Vermont State
(+10) South Carolina State
Biggest Fallers
(-16) Michigan State
(-14) Alabama State
(-12) Guam
(-11) Massachusetts State
(-10) New York State