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    Mississippi ranked No. 10 among least peaceful states

    Thanks to analysis of the report from 24/7 Wall St., the most and least peaceful states in the U.S. were identified and Mississippi came in at #10 of the least peaceful states in the country. Louisiana is the least peaceful state according to the report analysis.
    LINK - Mississippi ranked No. 10 among least peaceful states | The Clarion-Ledger | clarionledger.com

    LINK TO COMPLETE LISTINGS - America’s Most (and Least) Peaceful States - 24/7 Wall St.

    This is odd. I always thought of most of the southern states as being more peaceful. Louisiana being the least peaceful is also really surprising.
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    States with less overall population, but they still have the rotten culture, uneducated, out of wedlock, urban shit holes ect. There are lies, damn lies, and statistics. Mark Twain

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cidp24 View Post

    Louisiana being the least peaceful is also really surprising.
    Not to me , buddy.
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    I knew Tennessee had to be on that list. Second in the nation for meth (on track for first place again though) and second least peaceful.
    I have lived here almost my entire life and cannot wait to leave.
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    SC got #9.
    9. South Carolina
    > Violent crimes (excl. murder) per 100,000: 591.6 (5th most)
    > Murders per 100,000: 6.1 (7th most)
    > Incarceration rate per 100,000: 495 (11th most)
    > Police per 100,000: 332.4 (24th most)
    > Basic access: 80.4 (15th lowest)
    > Total cost of violence: $8.36 billion

    South Carolina has the seventh-highest murder rate in the country, at 7.1 per 100,000, as well as the fifth-most violent crimes per capita, at 591.6. However, the state has only the 24th highest rate of police officers per capita. The Charlotte-Gastonia MSA, which is in is ranked as the sixth-least peaceful metropolitan region in the country, with the highest rate of police per capita in the U.S. The state’s issues with crime may stem from a lack of support for its youth. South Carolina has the among the lowest high school graduation rate in the country, as well as among the highest rates of teen pregnancy and teen deaths.

    Read more: America’s Most (and Least) Peaceful States - 24/7 Wall St. America’s Most (and Least) Peaceful States - 24/7 Wall St.
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