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Analysis: Wyoming posted 11th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Wyoming ranked No. 11 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: University of Wyoming athletes No. 1 in state for economic impact

University of Wyoming sports programs brought in $90,396 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Wyoming that year, according to a Wyoming Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data

Wyoming gets ‘A’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Wyoming ranked No. 3 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Wyoming ranked No. 1 in average charitable giving

Wyoming residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $12,991 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

University of Wyoming has most student athletes in state

University of Wyoming ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Wyoming Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

Wyoming has 28th highest home vacancy rate in nation

Wyoming posted the 28th highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Wyoming’s population dipped -0.2% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

Wyoming’s population decreased by 1,197, or -0.2 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Cheyenne 67% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Cheyenne is $224.25, 67 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

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