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Workers' Compensation Comparative Costs, 2003

State

Index

Rank

 

State

Index

Rank

 

State

Index

Rank

Arizona

0.385

1

Maryland

0.821

16

Alabama

1.105

31

Utah

0.467

2

Mississippi

0.838

17

Maine

1.114

32

Indiana

0.527

3

Georgia

0.869

18

Michigan

1.123

33

Oregon

0.561

4

Kentucky

0.883

19

Missouri

1.177

34

Virginia

0.578

5

Illinois

0.937

20

New Hampshire

1.205

35

New Mexico

0.584

6

Kansas

0.954

21

Alaska

1.214

36

South Carolina

0.587

7

Nevada

0.966

22

Connecticut

1.217

37

Arkansas

0.618

8

Montana

0.983

23

Hawaii

1.236

38

North Carolina

0.707

9

Minnesota

0.986

24

Oklahoma

1.262

39

Massachusetts

0.712

10

Louisiana

0.991

25

New York

1.293

40

South Dakota

0.715

11

Colorado

1.028

26

Vermont

1.339

41

Idaho

0.746

12

Pennsylvania

1.031

27

Delaware

1.453

42

Wisconsin

0.781

13

New Jersey

1.034

28

Texas

1.479

43

Iowa

0.815

14

Rhode Island

1.057

29

Florida

1.655

44

Nebraska

0.818

15

Tennessee

1.071

30

California

3.077

45

Source: Workers' Compensation State Rankings 2003

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