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IDENTITY THEFT BY STATE, 2013
State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2) State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2)
Alabama 74.7 3,610 14 Montana 50.1 509 40
Alaska 52.2 384 37 Nebraska 51.6 965 39
Arizona 91.2 6,043 7 Nevada 97.1 2,708 4
Arkansas 62.1 1,839 29 New Hampshire 51.9 687 38
California 105.4 40,404 3 New Jersey 80.6 7,176 12
Colorado 79.6 4,195 13 New Mexico 69.4 1,448 19
Connecticut 69.4 2,496 19 New York 86.9 17,072 9
Delaware 81.1 751 11 North Carolina 67.8 6,679 24
Florida 192.9 37,720 1 North Dakota 32.1 232 50
Georgia 134.1 13,402 2 Ohio 64.8 7,502 26
Hawaii 37.8 531 48 Oklahoma 60.0 2,309 34
Idaho 49.5 798 43 Oregon 60.3 2,370 33
Illinois 85.9 11,069 10 Pennsylvania 70.0 8,943 18
Indiana 58.5 3,845 35 Rhode Island 60.6 637 31
Iowa 40.4 1,248 46 South Carolina 70.7 3,374 17
Kansas 61.6 1,783 30 South Dakota 33.4 282 49
Kentucky 50.1 2,201 40 Tennessee 68.8 4,468 22
Louisiana 69.3 3,204 21 Texas 88.0 23,266 8
Maine 38.5 511 47 Utah 49.3 1,429 44
Maryland 95.5 5,660 6 Vermont 43.7 274 45
Massachusetts 63.3 4,237 27 Virginia 73.1 6,037 16
Michigan 97.1 9,606 4 Washington 68.0 4,739 23
Minnesota 53.8 2,917 36 West Virginia 60.6 1,124 31
Mississippi 74.7 2,233 14 Wisconsin 63.3 3,635 27
Missouri 67.0 4,052 25 Wyoming 49.6 289 42

(1) Population figues are based on the 2013 U.S. Census population estimates.
(2) Ranked per complaints per 100,000 population. The District of Columbia had 147.9 complaints per 100,000 population and 956 victims. States with the same ratio of complaints per 100,000 population receive the same rank.

Source: Federal Trade Commission.

 
IDENTITY THEFT VICTIMS BY STATE, 2008
State Victims per
100,000
population (1)
Number of
victims
Rank (2) State Victims per
100,000
population (1)
Number of
victims
Rank (2)
Alabama 93.1 4,342 13 Montana 46.5 450 47
Alaska 71.4 490 34 Nebraska 59.2 1,055 37
Arizona 149.0 9,683 1 Nevada 126.0 3,275 5
Arkansas 72.4 2,068 30 New Hampshire 57.7 759 38
California 139.1 51,140 2 New Jersey 94.2 8,181 12
Colorado 100.9 4,983 10 New Mexico 104.9 2,081 9
Connecticut 86.6 3,031 17 New York 116.2 22,647 6
Delaware 86.9 759 15 North Carolina 82.5 7,609 21
Florida 133.3 24,440 3 North Dakota 35.7 229 49
Georgia 111.0 10,748 7 Ohio 71.7 8,237 32
Hawaii 55.2 711 42 Oklahoma 74.0 2,696 28
Idaho 56.9 867 39 Oregon 77.5 2,937 26
Illinois 106.4 13,726 8 Pennsylvania 86.1 10,723 18
Indiana 72.0 4,589 31 Rhode Island 78.4 824 25
Iowa 44.9 1,347 48 South Carolina 73.5 3,292 29
Kansas 71.6 2,005 33 South Dakota 33.8 272 50
Kentucky 56.1 2,396 40 Tennessee 80.2 4,982 24
Louisiana 86.6 3,819 16 Texas 130.3 31,708 4
Maine 47.3 623 45 Utah 64.9 1,775 36
Maryland 96.1 5,412 11 Vermont 47.6 296 44
Massachusetts 83.2 5,408 20 Virginia 81.7 6,349 22
Michigan 83.6 8,363 19 Washington 89.4 5,855 14
Minnesota 67.6 3,528 35 West Virginia 47.7 866 43
Mississippi 80.5 2,367 23 Wisconsin 56.0 3,152 41
Missouri 75.0 4,433 27 Wyoming 46.9 250 46

(1) Population figures are based on the 2008 U.S. Census population estimates.
(2) Ranked by victims per 100,000 population. The District of Columbia had 165.4 victims per 100,000 population and 979 victims.

Source: Federal Trade Commission.

 
IDENTITY THEFT BY STATE, 2009
State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2) State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2)
Alabama 76.2 3,586 17 Montana 41.8 408 46
Alaska 44.8 313 43 Nebraska 52.2 938 36
Arizona 119.4 7,875 2 Nevada 106.0 2,802 5
Arkansas 64.4 1,862 31 New Hampshire 44.1 584 45
California 114.2 42,209 4 New Jersey 84.5 7,361 12
Colorado 95.0 4,775 9 New Mexico 98.0 1,969 6
Connecticut 76.2 2,682 16 New York 96.7 18,906 8
Delaware 81.9 725 13 North Carolina 72.5 6,798 21
Florida 122.3 22,664 1 North Dakota 29.7 192 49
Georgia 97.2 9,556 7 Ohio 65.2 7,525 29
Hawaii 45.1 584 42 Oklahoma 71.4 2,633 23
Idaho 48.8 755 39 Oregon 67.5 2,583 27
Illinois 93.8 12,113 10 Pennsylvania 78.4 9,887 14
Indiana 64.8 4,163 30 Rhode Island 63.8 672 33
Iowa 39.2 1,179 47 South Carolina 67.3 3,070 28
Kansas 67.6 1,906 26 South Dakota 29.1 236 50
Kentucky 48.4 2,088 40 Tennessee 69.4 4,370 24
Louisiana 72.4 3,252 22 Texas 116.4 28,844 3
Maine 38.8 511 48 Utah 62.4 1,738 34
Maryland 91.8 5,232 11 Vermont 44.6 277 44
Massachusetts 69.0 4,551 25 Virginia 72.8 5,741 20
Michigan 75.5 7,525 18 Washington 77.2 5,145 15
Minnesota 54.6 2,877 35 West Virginia 46.2 841 41
Mississippi 73.2 2,161 19 Wisconsin 49.1 2,777 38
Missouri 64.3 3,850 32 Wyoming 49.2 268 37

(1) Population figures are based on the 2009 U.S. Census population estimates.
(2) Ranked by complaints per 100,000 population. The District of Columbia had 150.4 complaints per 100,000 population and 902 victims.

Source: Federal Trade Commission.

 
IDENTITY THEFT BY STATE, 2010
State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2) State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2)
Alabama 69.9 3,339 15 Montana 39.6 392 44
Alaska 48.2 342 37 Nebraska 47.1 860 38
Arizona 102.5 6,549 2 Nevada 89.7 2,423 6
Arkansas 57.2 1,667 31 New Hampshire 38.2 503 46
California 102.4 38,148 3 New Jersey 77.4 6,807 12
Colorado 78.8 3,961 11 New Mexico 86.1 1,773 7
Connecticut 65.2 2,330 21 New York 85.1 16,494 8
Delaware 73.9 664 13 North Carolina 62.8 5,986 24
Florida 114.8 21,581 1 North Dakota 29.6 199 49
Georgia 97.1 9,404 4 Ohio 59.3 6,844 28
Hawaii 43.3 589 41 Oklahoma 59.6 2,234 27
Idaho 46.5 729 39 Oregon 58.9 2,256 30
Illinois 80.6 10,345 10 Pennsylvania 71.0 9,025 14
Indiana 54.9 3,560 33 Rhode Island 55.0 579 32
Iowa 36.5 1,111 47 South Carolina 58.9 2,726 29
Kansas 60.2 1,717 26 South Dakota 24.6 200 50
Kentucky 42.6 1,847 42 Tennessee 65.8 4,175 19
Louisiana 63.9 2,896 22 Texas 96.1 24,158 5
Maine 32.0 425 48 Utah 53.8 1,488 34
Maryland 82.9 4,784 9 Vermont 39.2 245 45
Massachusetts 61.8 4,044 25 Virginia 63.3 5,065 23
Michigan 69.6 6,880 16 Washington 69.1 4,646 17
Minnesota 49.2 2,612 36 West Virginia 40.5 750 43
Mississippi 67.1 1,992 18 Wisconsin 44.9 2,553 40
Missouri 65.5 3,920 20 Wyoming 51.5 290 35

(1) Population figues are based on the 2010 U.S. Census population estimates.
(2) Ranked per complaints per 100,000 population. The District of Columbia had 153.4 complaints per 100,000 population and 923 victims.

Source: Federal Trade Commission. 

 
IDENTITY THEFT BY STATE, 2011
State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2) State Complaints per 100,000 population (1) Number of complaints Rank (2)
Alabama 82.5 3,942 12 Montana 39.4 390 47
Alaska 44.5 316 40 Nebraska 47.6 869 38
Arizona 98.5 6,296 4 Nevada 89.9 2,427 7
Arkansas 63.9 1,862 28 New Hampshire 46.9 617 39
California 103.6 38,607 3 New Jersey 86.4 7,599 8
Colorado 82.6 4,156 11 New Mexico 78.2 1,610 16
Connecticut 67.5 2,413 22 New York 92.3 17,880 6
Delaware 83.5 750 10 North Carolina 65.9 6,287 25
Florida 178.7 33,595 1 North Dakota 23.2 156 50
Georgia 120.0 11,625 2 Ohio 64.8 7,479 26
Hawaii 42.9 583 42 Oklahoma 56.4 2,115 32
Idaho 42.0 658 43 Oregon 58.1 2,226 31
Illinois 80.8 10,361 14 Pennsylvania 79.2 10,061 15
Indiana 54.8 3,555 33 Rhode Island 58.3 614 30
Iowa 39.7 1,208 45 South Carolina 68.5 3,168 20
Kansas 67.1 1,914 24 South Dakota 25.3 206 49
Kentucky 43.6 1,891 41 Tennessee 67.4 4,275 23
Louisiana 64.7 2,934 27 Texas 96.1 24,162 5
Maine 37.9 503 48 Utah 54.8 1,514 34
Maryland 86.3 4,980 9 Vermont 41.4 259 44
Massachusetts 63.0 4,128 29 Virginia 67.7 5,416 21
Michigan 82.1 8,119 13 Washington 72.2 4,853 18
Minnesota 50.4 2,671 35 West Virginia 39.4 731 46
Mississippi 74.5 2,210 17 Wisconsin 48.9 2,782 37
Missouri 71.5 4,282 19 Wyoming 49.7 280 36

(1) Population figues are based on the 2010 U.S. Census population estimates.
(2) Ranked per complaints per 100,000 population. The District of Columbia had 166.0 complaints per 100,000 population and 999 victims.

Source: Federal Trade Commission.