The results are based on scores in five different categories.

New England continues to be the safest region to live in in the United States.

We've seen studies like this before, but it's nice to see a new one that reaffirms what we already know. In a new study published by WalletHub, all six New England states ranked in the top ten safest states to live.

Maine was number two, New Hampshire number five.

The study looked at a wide range of data, including things like assaults per capita to unemployment rate to total loss amounts from climate disasters per capita.

Read the full report here