#1 State for Entrepreneurs

Amazon Reveals Top 10 Most Entrepreneurial States

Amazon — May 1, 2018

#1 State for Upward Mobility

How Utah Keep the American Dream Alive

Bloomberg — March 28, 2017

#2 Best Economy

Best States Rankings

U.S. News & World Report — May 13, 2019

#2 Best State for Business

Best States for Business

Forbes — Nov. 2018

Utah is ranked No. 2 in 2018 and has been ranked No. 1 six out of the last nine years.

#1 State for Private Sector Job Growth

Index of State Economic Momentum

State Policy Report — Sept. 2018

#1 State for the Middle Class

Top States for the Middle Class

SmartAsset — Nov. 1, 2018

#1 Best Performing Large City

Best Performing Cities

#1 = Provo-Orem  |  #10 = Salt Lake City
Milken Institute — Jan. 2019

#4 Top State for Business

America’s Top States for Business in 2019

CNBC — July 10, 2019

#1 Broadband Speeds in Western U.S.

State of the Internet – Connectivity Report

Akamai — Feb. 2017

#2 Best State to Start a Business

2018’s Best & Worst States to Start a Business

WalletHub — July 2, 2018

#2 State for Small Business Lending

Top 10 Best States for Small Business Lending

Lendio — May 1, 2019

#3 Best Economy

The States With the Best and Worst Economies

24/7 Wall St. — July 3, 2019


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