PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – When it comes to state economies with the most racial equality, a report ranks Pennsylvania near the bottom of the list.
According to WalletHub’s “2020’s State Economies With The Most Racial Equality,” Pa. is the 42nd best out of the 50 states and D.C.READ MORE: Trump-Backed Candidate Bob Paduchik Tapped To Head Ohio Republican Party
To figure out which states have the most racial equality in terms of employment and health, the report says eight metrics like the median annual household income, labor-force participation, unemployment rate and homeownership rate were taken into account.READ MORE: Police Arrest Man Accused Of Shooting Neighbor In The Arm After Dispute
WalletHub says the data comes from the U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and U.S. Department Of Housing And Urban Development.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Heavy Rainfall, Flood Watches And Warnings Issued
The economies with the most racial equality are New Mexico, Alaska and Arizona. The economies with the least are Illinois, Wisconsin and D.C.