The Best and Worst States for Teen Drivers


2014’s Best States for Teen Drivers
2014’s Worst States for Teen Drivers
1 New York 41 Arizona
2 Hawaii T-42 Missouri
3 Illinois T-42 South Carolina
4 Oregon 44 Montana
5 Rhode Island 45 Arkansas
6 Massachusetts 46 Wyoming
7 Maryland 47 Oklahoma
8 Delaware 48 Nebraska
9 Washington 49 Mississippi
10 Nevada 50 South Dakota

Key Stats

  • The percentage of the teen population with driver’s licenses is 19 times higher in Iowa than in the Indiana.
  • There are 33 times more teen driver fatalities per licensed teen drivers in Indiana than in Utah.
  • The percentage of major roads that are in poor or mediocre condition is 6 times higher in Connecticut than in Idaho.
  • The increase of the premium after adding a teen driver to your auto insurance policy is 6 times higher in Arkansas than in Hawaii.
  • In New Jersey, the average cost of car repairs is 1.5 times higher than in Vermont.

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Please let me know if you have any questions about the report’s findings or if you would like to schedule a phone, Skype, or in-studio interview with one of WalletHub’s WalletGurus.

Liana Arnold
Communications Director, WalletHub
(703) 722-0601 ext 201

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