Gallup: West Virginia Ranks Dead Last in Well-Being Poll
Well-Being Rankings Reveal State Strengths and Weaknesses
Utah, Hawaii, Wyoming take top three spots in national well-being rankings
by Elizabeth Mendes
WASHINGTON D.C. — Utah, Hawaii, and Wyoming top the nation in well-being in an analysis of more than 350,000 interviews conducted in 2008. Southern states West Virginia, Kentucky, and Mississippi have the lowest well-being ratings.