Identity Theft By State, 2019 (1)

 

State Complaints per 100,000 population (2) Number of complaints Rank (3) State Complaints per 100,000 population (2) Number of complaints Rank (3)
Alabama 173 8,454 15 Montana 67 707 43
Alaska 73 539 41 Nebraska 68 1,320 42
Arizona 150 10,744 19 Nevada 256 7,757 4
Arkansas 150 4,525 20 New Hampshire 96 1,302 31
California 257 101,639 3 New Jersey 205 18,220 11
Colorado 110 6,272 28 New Mexico 100 2,088 30
Connecticut 128 4,564 23 New York 186 36,337 12
Delaware 226 2,188 7 North Carolina 179 18,584 14
D.C. 221 1,550 8 North Dakota 59 448 47
Florida 304 64,842 2 Ohio 118 13,788 27
Georgia 427 44,888 1 Oklahoma 94 3,706 35
Hawaii 95 1,347 33 Oregon 96 4,005 31
Idaho 81 1,420 38 Pennsylvania 163 20,899 16
Illinois 182 23,139 13 Puerto Rico 51 1,621 51
Indiana 95 6,386 34 Rhode Island 108 1,146 29
Iowa 61 1,910 45 South Carolina 213 10,851 9
Kansas 78 2,273 40 South Dakota 47 411 52
Kentucky 67 2,977 43 Tennessee 158 10,664 17
Louisiana 227 10,582 6 Texas 256 73,553 4
Maine 60 807 46 Utah 149 4,702 21
Maryland 210 12,675 10 Vermont 54 338 50
Massachusetts 125 8,606 24 Virginia 121 10,284 25
Michigan 135 13,532 22 Washington 94 7,110 35
Minnesota 80 4,499 39 West Virginia 59 1,061 48
Mississippi 158 4,714 17 Wisconsin 86 5,023 37
Missouri 121 7,406 25 Wyoming 55 319 49
(1) Includes the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. (2) Population figures are based on the 2018 U.S. Census population estimates. (3) Ranked per complaints per 100,000 population. States with the same number of complaints per 100,000 population receive the same rank. Source: Federal Trade Commission, Consumer Sentinel Network.