|Name of Ranking:||Rank:||Report Year:||Year Ranking Applies To:||Source:|
|States with the Best and Worst Community College Systems||3||2016||2016||WalletHub|
|Economic Outlook and Performance Ranking||4||2017||2017||American Legislative Exchange Council|
|Overall Competitive Index (Economy)||2||2016||2016||The Beacon Hill Institute|
|Crude Oil Production (barrels per day)||2||2017||2016||US Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration|
|Unemployment Rate (higher number = better rank)||47||2017||2016||US Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics|
|The Best States for Women Entrepreneurs||1||2017||2017||Fundera|
|America’s Top States for Business: Business Friendliness||4||2016 & 2017||2017||CNBC|
|Best States for Millennials||1||2016, 2014, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006||2016 & 2017||Money-rates.com|
|Workers Compensation Premium Index Rate (higher number = better rank – they also included Washington D.C. which is why the rank is 51)||51||2016, 2015, 2014,2013, 2012||
2016, 2014, 2012, 2010.2008, 2006
|Oregon Dept. of Consumer & Business Services|
|Best and Worst Run States in America||1||2017||
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
|24/7 Wall Street|
|Best and Worst States to Start a Business||1||2017||2017||WalletHub|
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