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Study Ranks Nevada Among Worst States For Women


March is Women’s History Month, which is why Wallethub did a study about the best and worst states to live in if you are a woman. 

To identify the most women-friendly states, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 50 states and the District of Columbiaacross 15 key metrics. The two big factors were economic and social well being and health and safety. 

And guess how Nevada fared? 

Well, it’s not THE worst…. But it’s the third worst, according to the study. That’s right – Nevada ranked 49th. South Carolina and Louisiana ranked below the Silver State. 

Source: WalletHub


With us to talk about this is Jill Gonzalez, an analyst from Wallethub.  

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Prior to taking on the role of Broadcast Operations Manager in January 2021, Rachel was the senior producer of KNPR's State of Nevada program for 6 years. She helped compile newscasts and provided coverage for and about the people of Southern Nevada, as well as major events such as the October 1 shooting on the Las Vegas strip, protests of racial injustice, elections and more. Rachel graduated with a bachelor's degree of journalism and mass communications from New Mexico State University.