WalletHub is putting in the work to let us know which states are doing the most to battle COVID-19. Here is how all the states ranked.

  1. California
  2. Rhode Island
  3. Maryland
  4. New Hampshire
  5. New Jersey
  6. Connecticut
  7. New York
  8. Maine
  9. Colorado
  10. Louisiana
  11. Hawaii
  12. Delaware
  13. North Dakota
  14. Alaska
  15. Vermont
  16. Wisconsin
  17. Kentucky
  18. Illinois
  19. Utah
  20. Minnesota
  21. Washington
  22. District of Columbia
  23. Michigan
  24. Ohio
  25. Massachusetts
  26. Iowa
  27. Virginia
  28. South Carolina
  29. Pennsylvania
  30. Indiana
  31. West Virginia
  32. Wyoming
  33. Alabama
  34. New Mexico
  35. Kansas
  36. Florida
  37. Oregon
  38. Arizona
  39. Texas
  40. North Carolina
  41. Georgia
  42. MIssouri
  43. South Dakota
  44. Nebraska
  45. Montana
  46. Oklahoma
  47. Arkansas
  48. Idaho
  49. Tennessee
  50. Nevada
  51. MIssissippi

So Texas and New Mexico aren't the absolute worst, but we are near the bottom. Here are some of the categories the two states are come in high and low in.

  • Lowest total public health emergency preparedness funding per capita - TEXAS #48
  • Highest share of population without health insurance coverage - TEXAS #51
  • Highest public healthcare spending per capita = NEW MEXICO #1

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