The share of people in each state who reported taking out a payday loan in the past five years, which ranged from 1 percent to 13 percent, according to a 2012 survey by Pew Charitable Trusts. Because the Pew survey was only conducted in the continental U.S., the figures do not include Alaska or Hawaii. In cases where states had too few survey respondents, the percentage is not reported and marked with an X:

The share of people in each state who reported taking out a payday loan in the past five years, which ranged from 1 percent to 13 percent, according to a 2012 survey by Pew Charitable Trusts. Because the Pew survey was only conducted in the continental U.S., the figures do not include Alaska or Hawaii. In cases where states had too few survey respondents, the percentage is not reported and marked with an X:

State Percentage who took out payday loanAlabama 7Arkansas XArizona 4California 5Colorado 7Connecticut 1District of Columbia XDelaware XFlorida 7Georgia 3Iowa 5Idaho XIllinois 2Indiana 9Kansas 8Kentucky 8Louisiana 10Massachusetts 2Maryland 3Maine XMichigan 5Minnesota 4Missouri 11Mississippi XMontana XNorth Carolina 5North Dakota XNebraska XNew Hampshire XNew Jersey 3New Mexico XNevada XNew York 3Ohio 10Oklahoma 13Oregon 5Pennsylvania 3Rhode Island XSouth Carolina 7South Dakota XTennessee 6Texas 8Utah 6Virginia 4Vermont XWashington 11Wisconsin 5West Virginia XWyoming X

Source: 2012 Pew Charitable Trusts survey