36
Fiscal Ranking

Mississippi ranks 36th among the US states for its fiscal health.

9
Federal Regulatory Impact Ranking

In 2015, Mississippi experienced the ninth highest impact of federal regulations. 

4
Health Care Ranking

Mississippi ranks near the top in the Healthcare Openness and Access Project Index with a score of 3.65.

17
Number of Certificate-of-Need Laws

CON laws, which require government permission before adding, expanding, or improving healthcare facilities, have failed to meet any of their stated goals.

+140 M
Rainy Day Fund

Mississippi has $140 million more than it needs to weather a recession of average severity. 

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