To determine where Americans have the most red, white and blue pride, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 13 key indicators of patriotism. Their data set ranges from the state’s military enlistees and veterans to the share of adults who voted in the 2016 presidential election to AmeriCorps volunteers per capita. Below are some additional highlights from the report.
Patriotism in South Carolina (1=Most Patriotic; 25=Avg.):
- 3rd – Average Number of Military Enlistees per 1,000 Civilian Adults
- 7th – Active-Duty Military Personnel per 100,000 Civilian Adults
- 28th – % of Adults Who Voted in 2016 Presidential Election
- 6th – Veterans per 1,000 Civilian Adults
- 1st – Civics Education Requirement
- 27th – Volunteer Hours per Resident
To see the full report, click here.