WalletHub ranks Alaska for its patriotism ahead of Fourth of July holiday

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska has been ranked by WalletHub in terms of its overall patriotism ahead of the Fourth of July holiday.

    With the Fourth of July approaching, the personal-finance website WalletHub has released its report on 2022's Most Patriotic States in America.

    To determine where Americans have the most red, white and blue pride, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 13 key indicators of patriotism.

    The data set ranges from the state’s military enlistees and veterans to the share of adults who voted in the 2020 presidential election to AmeriCorps volunteers per capita.

    Patriotism in Alaska, with 1 being "Most Patriotic" and 25 as an average, showed the following results:

    •    2nd – Average Number of Military Enlistees per 1,000 Civilian Adults
    •    1st – Active-Duty Military Personnel per 100,000 Civilian Adults
    •    17th – Peace Corps Volunteers per Capita
    •    12th – Volunteer Rate
    •    1st – Veterans per 1,000 Civilian Adults
    •    1st – U.S. History or Civics Education Requirement
    •    3rd – Volunteer Hours per Resident
    •    7th – AmeriCorps Volunteers per Capita

    For the full report, click here.

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