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. 

11
Health Care Ranking

Mississippi ranks near the top in the Healthcare Openness and Access Project Index.

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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