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Table 2 Ratio of deaths to population and per capita income by state during the Vietnam and Iraq wars

From: The association of state per capita income and military service deaths in the Vietnam and Iraq wars

State # deaths/100,000
(Vietnam)
# deaths/100,000
(Iraq)
Per capita income
(1969)
Per capita income
(1999)
Alabama 35.05 1.51 9,026 18,189
Alaska 18.81 2.71 14,511 22,660
Arizona 35.10 1.87 11,442 20,275
Arkansas 30.58 2.21 8,345 16,904
California 27.91 1.31 14,079 22,711
Colorado 28.05 1.40 12,100 24,049
Connecticut 20.15 0.82 15,135 28,766
Delaware 31.97 0.87 12,719 23,305
District of Columbia 22.26 1.79 14,967 28,659
Florida 28.74 1.09 11,913 21,557
Georgia 34.48 1.55 10,285 21,154
Hawaii 35.84 1.73 13,140 21,525
Idaho 30.43 2.32 10,300 17,841
Illinois 26.41 1.17 13,615 23,104
Indiana 29.49 1.48 11,960 20,397
Iowa 30.19 1.64 11,235 19,674
Kansas 27.88 1.60 11,410 20,506
Kentucky 32.75 1.51 9,447 18,093
Louisiana 24.20 1.79 9,077 16,912
Maine 34.51 1.96 9,926 19,533
Maryland 25.84 1.27 13,682 25,614
Massachusetts 23.26 1.06 13,276 25,952
Michigan 29.88 1.49 13,078 22,168
Minnesota 28.17 1.22 11,835 23,198
Mississippi 28.73 1.79 7,499 15,853
Missouri 30.21 1.43 11,500 19,936
Montana 38.62 2.66 10,503 17,151
Nebraska 26.60 2.51 10,896 19,613
Nevada 30.88 1.75 13,845 21,989
New Hampshire 30.76 1.78 11,629 23,844
New Jersey 20.69 0.83 14,313 27,006
New Mexico 39.23 1.98 9,494 17,261
New York 22.59 0.94 14,056 23,389
North Carolina 31.65 1.22 9,638 20,307
North Dakota 32.04 2.18 9,618 17,769
Ohio 29.05 1.51 12,462 21,003
Oklahoma 38.61 1.88 10,495 17,646
Oregon 33.89 2.02 12,264 20,940
Pennsylvania 26.64 1.52 11,944 20,880
Rhode Island 21.79 0.95 12,158 21,688
South Carolina 34.58 1.20 8,972 18,795
South Dakota 28.98 2.38 9,299 17,562
Tennessee 32.88 1.46 9,599 19,393
Texas 30.49 1.87 10,877 19,617
Utah 34.56 0.99 10,507 18,185
Vermont 22.47 3.45 10,799 20,625
Virginia 28.04 1.68 11,671 23,975
Washington 30.76 1.41 13,078 22,973
West Virginia 41.97 1.22 9,089 16,477
Wisconsin 26.28 1.66 11,812 21,271
Wyoming 36.14 2.43 11,278 19,134