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By: Emily Drooby/Buzz60

Driving home for the holidays? Make sure to avoid drivers with certain license plates.

A study by CarInsuranceComparison.com compared national data to find out what states had the best and worst drivers.

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See the 10 worst overall states below:

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#10 – Montana

Best Ranking Factor: Careless Driving: 36th
Worst Ranking Factor: Fatalities Rate per 100 Million Vehicle Miles Traveled: 3rd

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#8 – Arizona (tie)

Best Ranking Factor: Drunk Driving: 32nd
Worst Ranking Factor: Failure to Obey & Careless Driving: 5th

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#8 – Alabama (tie)

Best Ranking Factor: Speeding: 27th
Worst Ranking Factor: Careless Driving: 9th

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#7 – Nevada

Best Ranking Factor: Failure to Obey: 29th
Worst Ranking Factor: Careless Driving: 4th

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#6 – New Mexico

Best Ranking Factor: Failure to Obey: 36th
Worst Ranking Factor: Careless Driving: 1st

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#5 – Delaware

Best Ranking Factor: Drunk Driving: 26th
Worst Ranking Factor: Careless Driving: 3rd

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#4 – North Dakota 

Best Ranking Factor: Careless Driving: 20th
Worst Ranking Factor: Drunk Driving: 1st

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#3 – South Carolina

Best Ranking Factor: Failure to Obey: 34th
Worst Ranking Factor: Fatalities Rate per 100 Million Vehicle Miles Traveled: 1st

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#1 – Texas (tie)

Best Ranking Factor: Careless Driving: 14th
Worst Ranking Factor: Drunk Driving: 3rd

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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#1 – Louisiana (tie)

Best Ranking Factor: Speeding: 30th
Worst Ranking Factor: Failure to Obey: 1st

Study source: carinsurancecomparison.com

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