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Charleston, South Carolina was recently voted the best city in the world for yet another year. From its rich history to the beaches, it’s everyone’s favorite spot to visit when in the state. But, recently South Carolina has been ranked as the fourth worst state to live in in 2022. Umm, shocker! With severe worker shortages, pandemic rebuilding, and other factors people are really looking into states with the best options to relocate to. South Carolina surely has some great qualities, from beaches and historic sites. But, this new study looked into a few other things.

CNBC conducted their America’s Top States for businesses study and found some states with great opportunities for individuals. The study pays close attention to the quality of life for individuals there. During their research, they were able to find states that were welcoming to people with overall best qualities. But, then there were those who did not match up. Ten states were ranked as the worst states to live in America for 2022. Check out what other states fell in this category along with South Carolina.