Feeling stressed? Illinois residents aren't alone

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Posted on June 11, 2014 at 6:57 PM

ST. LOUIS, Mo.-- If you're feeling stressed out, well you're not alone.

Illinois made the list as one of the most stressed out states in the country.

A new report used data from the U.S. Census' American Community Survey for 2008 to 2012, and ranked all state by their stress level.

Taking the top spot - Florida. And coming in second? Georgia.
 
The study used six different criteria to measure stress levels, including long commutes, unemployment and the number of hours spent working.
 
Rounding out the top ten are New Jersey, California, Nevada, Illinois, New York, North Carolina and Arizona.
 
The least stressed state is North Dakota.
 

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