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While we may all be happy to be living in the U.S.A., some of us are apparently having a better time than others. That's according to a new survey that ranks the Happiest States in America.

WalletHub crunched the numbers, with the whizzes at the financial site looking at data across 31 categories, including sports participation, income growth, number of sleep hours, number of work hours, income, rate of divorce, safety, unemployment rate, and even the rate of suicide.  Hawaii ultimately topped the list of the happiest states, while West Virginia ranked last.

Utah took second place, according to the poll, with Minnesota, California, and, surprisingly, New Jersey rounding out the top five.

Here are the Top 10 finishers in WalletHub's Happiest States in America poll:

1. Hawaii     

2. Utah    

3. Minnesota    

4. California     

5. New Jersey    

6. Idaho     

7. Massachusetts    

8. Maryland     

9. Nebraska  

10. Connecticut    

...and the least happy states, according to WalletHub

41. Missouri    

42. Tennessee     

43. Oklahoma     

44. Alabama     

45. Kentucky 

46. Louisiana

47. Mississippi     

48. Alaska    

49. Arkansas    

50. West Virginia   

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