2021 Best & Worst States For Business

State
2021
2020
Change
Texas
1
1
0
Florida
2
2
0
Tennessee
3
4
1
North Carolina
4
6
2
Indiana
5
5
0
South Carolina
6
8
2
Ohio
7
9
2
Nevada
8
3
-5
Georgia
9
11
2
Arizona
10
7
-3
Utah
11
10
-1
South Dakota
12
24
12
Virginia
13
16
3
Delaware
14
19
5
Michigan
15
13
-2
Wyoming
16
12
-4
Iowa
17
21
4
Missouri
18
20
2
Louisiana
19
23
4
Colorado
20
17
-3
Idaho
21
14
-7
Wisconsin
22
15
-7
Kentucky
23
27
4
New Hampshire
24
30
6
Montana
25
26
1
Nebraska
26
28
2
Kansas
27
31
4
Oklahoma
28
18
-10
North Dakota
29
29
0
Alabama
30
25
-5
Arkansas
31
22
-9
Mississippi
32
36
4
Alaska
33
25
-8
West Virginia
34
37
3
New Mexico
35
39
4
Maine
36
32
-4
Rhode Island
37
40
3
Maryland
38
35
-3
Vermont
39
34
-5
Minnesota
40
33
-7
Pennsylvania
41
38
-3
Hawaii
42
42
0
Connecticut
43
46
3
Oregon
44
43
-1
Massachusetts
45
45
0
Washington
46
44
-2
New Jersey
47
47
0
Illinois
48
48
0
New York
49
49
0
California
50
50
0