WalletHub: Arkansas 10th worst state for working dads

Updated: Jun. 17, 2021 at 8:47 PM CDT
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JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - With Father’s Day coming up Sunday, WalletHub released its report on 2021′s Best & Worst States for Working Dads.

Arkansas ranks 47th with the percentage of kids younger than 18 with a dad present living in poverty.

Source: WalletHub

In the rankings, 1 is the best, with 25 being average. Arkansas ranked:

  • 44th in male life expectancy
  • 41st in the percentage of physically active men
  • 40th in daycare quality
  • 39th in the average length of workday (in hours) for men
  • 31st in the male uninsured rate

The study compared 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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