Ohio was ranked No. 6 in the lineup due to low hours worked and the percentage of the population in the workforce. According to Zippia’s data 63.3 percent of Ohioans are in the labor force and they work on average 37.9 hours per week.
The No. 1 state in the United States that was deemed the laziest was New Mexico. It was deemed the laziest due to low number of bachelor’s degree, with just under 15 percent of the population having the degree, having the 10th lowest numbers of workers per household and the 17th lowest hours worked per week. Their labor force is made up of 600.2 percent of their population with an average of 38.2 hours worked per week.