These rankings are based on these retirement-related factors:
- Size of the senior population
- Economic factors, including cost of living, taxes and unemployment
- Crime rates
- Life expectancy at age 65
Here are the full rankings. Please note that there are several ties on the list.
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Rates as of 9/1/2016
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