A study comparing statistics about women in every state comes out with Iowa in third place for the best state in the country for women.

Source: WalletHub

They compared 9 categories:

  • Median Earnings
  • Unemployment Rate
  • Percent of Women in Poverty
  • Percent of Women-Owned Businesses
  • High School Graduation Rate
  • Percent of Women Voters in 2016 Presidential Election
  • Uninsured Rate
  • Life Expectancy at Birth
  • Homicide Rate of Women

Iowa ranked 3rd overall, with a two different wins:

  • Unemployment: Tied for 1st
  • High School Graduation Rate: 5th best

The state received overall third with a total rating of 71.17, and received third as well for 'Women's Economic & Social Well Being.'

Read more at WalletHub

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