Gallup recently released a poll on Best States to Lose Your Wallet
With unemployment rising and economic stress increasing, the trust we have in our neighbors and community is of increasing concern. We want to live in a Safe States as they are Best States to Live. The poll asked people if they believed a lost wallet with $200 in would be returned. Nationwide 70% of people believe that their wallet would be returned with money still in the wallet. Large States according to Gallup are generally viewed as less trustworthy. People in the Southern half of the country do not trust their neighbors as much as people in the North. See Gallup’s map below.
The Best States for Neighbor Trust are:
The Worst States for Neighbor Trust are:
People in the South do not trust their neighbors as much as the North according to Gallup. Chart courtesy of Gallup.
When picking your place to live consider your neighbors. Safe States are Best States to Retire and are Top States to Live