Alabama named in the top 20 most patriotic states, report finds

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The state of Alabama was ranked as the 19th most patriotic state in the U.S. according to a report by WalletHub. 

The personal finance website ranked all 50 states on a number of indicators including number of military enlistees, share of adults who voted in the 2016 presidential election and the number of AmeriCorps volunteers per capita. 

New Hampshire was ranked as the most patriotic state and New Jersey was named the least patriotic state. 

Alabama was ranked first in civics education requirements and fifth in average number of military enlistees per 1,000 adults. 

To see the full list and all the findings from the report, click here

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