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Hawai‘i Ranked as #2 ‘Grinchiest’ State

December 7, 2018, 8:30 AM HST
* Updated December 11, 11:15 AM
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According to a report from GetCenturyLink, Hawai‘i ranks as the 2nd ‘Grinchiest’ state in the U.S.

The report rankings were based on the following two main categories:

Online Activity

  • Google searches for Christmas movies and gingerbread houses
  • Google shopping trends for wrapping paper, Christmas cards, Christmas ornaments, and “Elf on a Shelf”
  • Christmas music streaming
  • Tweeting about Christmas

Area Culture

  • Number of Christmas tree farms per capita
  • Charitable giving
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The top 10 Christmas states were:

Washington
South Dakota
Utah
Missouri
Maine
Tennessee
Alabama
Arkansas
Virginia
North Carolina

Read the full report online.

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