Every state is know for it's own virtues and vices.  But harmful behavior on the individual level can result in staggering economic costs, considering that gambling addiction costs the U.S. $5 billion per year and smoking costs dwarf that with over $300 billion per year.

With Mardi Gras coming up and sure to be full of drinking, drug use and sex, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released it's report on 2020's Most Sinful States as well as accompanying videos along with it's Mardi Gras Facts - Booze, Floats, Money & More.  To determine where the U.S. has the most moral growing to do, WalletHub compared the 50 states based on seven sinful behaviors:  anger and hatred, jealousy, excesses and vices, greed, lust, vanity and laziness.

  Sinfulness of North Dakota:

  • 34th – Anger & Hatred
  • 46th – Jealousy
  • 33rd – Excesses & Vices
  • 44th – Lust
  • 40th – Vanity
  • 47th – Laziness

For the full report, please visit:
https://wallethub.com/edu/most-sinful-states/46852/