Hawai‘i is 3rd Most Diverse State in America
The personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017’s most and least diverse states in America.
To determine where the most idea and identity exchanges have occurred at the highest level in the U.S.—and where the population is relatively more homogeneous—WalletHub’s analysts compared the 50 states across five key categories: socio-economic, cultural, economic, household and religious diversity.
Diversity in Hawai‘i (1=Most Diverse, 25=Avg.):
3rd – Income Diversity
27th – Educational-Attainment Diversity
1st – Racial & Ethnic Diversity
9th – Linguistic Diversity
14th – Birthplace Diversity
22nd – Industry Diversity*
30th – Occupational Diversity*
4th – Worker-Class Diversity*
2nd – Generational Diversity
3rd – Household-Size Diversity
*Includes civilian employed population aged 16 and older
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