Louisiana ranks 10th ‘miserable’

A RECENT SURVEY HAS RANKED Louisiana as the 10th most miserable state in the country.

The rankings came from Gallup-Healthways’ recent well-being index. The index measures the emotional and physical health of Americans across the country.

More than 176,000 people from all 50 states were interviewed last year.

Some of the statics that determined Louisiana’s

ranking were: 21% of residents said they did not have easy access to medicine and clean water and only 61.4% of residents felt safe walking home at night (one of the lowest in the country.

West Virginia took the distinction for being the most miserable state in the union.