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COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy by State

COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy by State

Side effects, government mistrust, necessity: There are many reasons why millions of Americans have chosen not to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Our team of analysts looked at the latest data on vaccine hesitancy to find the main reasons why people aren’t getting vaccinated.

The Riskiest States for Travel

The Riskiest States for Travel

Holiday travel in 2021 will look very different than it did in 2020. More people are expected to travel, coronavirus cases are rising, a new variant is spreading and while more people are getting vaccinated everyday, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently issued new guidance for both children’s vaccines and booster shots.

How Debt in Each State Changed During the Pandemic

How Debt in Each State Changed During the Pandemic

Despite record unemployment and financially uncertain times, America’s struggle with debt showed signs of improving during the first year of the pandemic. Our team of analysts found that credit card scores improved, more people got caught up on their student loans and the number of people in debt collection has declined over the last year.

Stay or Go: America’s New Travel Habits

Stay or Go: America’s New Travel Habits

Our team of analysts at QuoteWizard looked at mobility numbers from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics and the University of Maryland. We found that states that have a higher percentage of people staying home frequently have a lower number of coronavirus cases per capita.

States with the Worst Road Infrastructure

States with the Worst Road Infrastructure

QuoteWizard analyzed road infrastructure data to see which states ranked overall for worst road infrastructure.

Most Dangerous Roads During COVID-19

Most Dangerous Roads During COVID-19

We analyzed driver behaviors in each state to see which states have the most dangerous roads during COVID-19 stay-at-home orders.

The Best and Worst Drivers by State

The Best and Worst Drivers by State

QuoteWizard paired two million data points with state fatality info to determine the best and worst driving states in the nation — and to help settle a few rivalries, too. We also provided an indication of how all 50 states rank in 2021.

The Rising Fear of Eviction or Foreclosure

The Rising Fear of Eviction or Foreclosure

High housing costs, a potential end to a moratorium on evictions and prolonged unemployment have many Americans worried about keeping a roof over their heads. We found that nationwide, nearly 20% of people (1 in 5) are worried they will face foreclosure or eviction in the next two months.