Performance Trends in Virginia

National Rankings

National Rankings: How Does Virginia Compare to Other States?

National rank comparisons are available for the Virginia Performs indicators listed below. State rankings are ordered so that #1 is understood to be the best.

Hover your mouse over each trend dot to see Virginia's exact ranking among the 50 states.

Economy
Indicator 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50
Personal Income   check      
Employment Growth         check
Poverty check        
Unemployment   check      
Business Climate check        
Workforce Quality check        
Innovation & Entrepreneurship (R&D)     check    
Innovation & Entrepreneurship (Patents)     check    
Innovation & Entrepreneurship (VC) check        
Innovation & Entrepreneurship (Business Startups)   check      
Education
Indicator 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50
4th Grade Reading check        
4th Grade Math   check      
High School Graduation   check      
High School Dropout check        
College Graduation (Bachelor's) check        
College Graduation (Associate's)     check    
% of Adults w/ High School Completion or Better     check    
% of Adults w/ Bachelor's Degree or Better check        
Health & Family
Indicator 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50
Adoption         check
Cancer     check    
Cardiovascular Disease     check    
Child Abuse and Neglect check        
Foster Care check        
Health Insurance   check      
Immunization       check  
Infant Mortality     check    
Life Expectancy     check    
Obesity   check      
Smoking     check    
Suicide   check      
Teen Pregnancy (Pregnancy Rate)     check    
Teen Pregnancy (Birth Rate)   check      
Public Safety
Indicator 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50
Property Crime check        
Violent Crime check        
Emergency Preparedness check        
Traffic Fatalities   check      
Natural Resources
Indicator 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50
Air Quality     check    
Energy (Per capita Consumption)     check    
Historic Districts check        
Land Preservation (Loss of Rural Land)         check
Transportation
Indicator 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50
Infrastructure Condition (Bridges)       check  
Infrastructure Condition (Road Ridability)         check
Infrastructure Condition (Cost Effectiveness)     check    
Multimodal Transportation (Alternate Commuting Modes)   check      
Multimodal Transportation (Avg Vehicle Miles Traveled)     check    
Traffic Congestion (Commute Times)         check
Government & Citizens
Indicator 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50
Bond Rating check        
Civic Engagement (Charitable Giving)   check      
Civic Engagement (Volunteerism)   check      
Consumer Protection (Fraud)       check  
Consumer Protection (Identity Theft)       check  
Consumer Protection (Doctor Disciplinary Actions)     check    
Internet Access (Digital Gov't)   check      
Internet Access (Broadband Access)       check  
Internet Access (Overall Use)       check  
Taxation   check      
Voter Turnout check        
Updated April 16, 2015