Tourism has taken a big hit due to coronavirus in these states

States across the U.S. are already seeing an impact when it comes to tourism, considering places like Grand Canyon National Park and Disney World have shuttered. But which 20 states are bearing the brunt of the crisis? WalletHub looked across the 50 states and Washington, D.C., and ranked the locales accordingly. The organization broke the data into two categores: state dependency on the travel and tourism industry, and state aggressiveness against coronavirus. Metrics for state dependency included travel and tourism consumer spending as well as share of travel and tourism industry generated GDP. For state aggressiveness, WalletHub measured metrics like presence of mandatory quarantine for travelers and presence of a stay-at-home order. First up, at No. 20, is Idaho.

19. Arizona

18. Colorado

17. Maryland

16. New Mexico

15. Wyoming

14. Alaska

13. Connecticut

12. Rhode Island

11. Maine

10. California

9. New York

8. Washington, D.C.

7. New Hampshire

6. Florida

5. Massachusetts

4. Vermont

3. Nevada

2. Montana

1. Hawaii

Source: https://www.usatoday.com/picture-gallery/travel/news/2020/04/14/coronavirus-affecting-tourism-more-in-these-states-wallethub/2987707001/

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