Minnesota ranks third among all the states in Opportunity Nation's Opportunity Index.
The quality of life in Minnesota is above average, ranking third in the nation according to a national comparison of social and economic factors measuring opportunity.
The bipartisan organization Opportunity Nation puts the state behind Vermont and North Dakota in its Opportunity Index, which shows how closely a person's potential for success is tied to where they live.
Opportunity Nation's Deputy Director Elizabeth Clay Roy is visiting Minnesota to work with Opportunity Saint Paul and speaks with MPR News.
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