Sworn Officers per 1,000 Population , 2015
RegionValueRank
New Jersey3.41
New York3.12
Maryland2.93
Tennessee2.54
Massachusetts2.55
North Carolina2.46
Delaware2.47
Missouri2.48
South Carolina2.39
Rhode Island2.310
North Dakota2.211
Virginia2.212
Wisconsin2.213
Wyoming2.214
Connecticut2.215
Nevada2.216
Colorado2.217
West Virginia2.118
Hawaii2.119
Kansas2.020
Pennsylvania2.021
New Hampshire2.022
California2.023
Arkansas2.024
Nebraska2.025
Louisiana2.026
Georgia1.927
Oklahoma1.928
Arizona1.929
Vermont1.830
Alabama1.831
Montana1.832
Florida1.833
South Dakota1.734
Maine1.735
Michigan1.736
Minnesota1.737
Idaho1.738
Iowa1.739
Texas1.740
Utah1.641
Oregon1.642
Washington1.443
Kentucky1.444
Indiana1.245
Ohio1.146
Illinois1.047
Mississippi.848
New Mexico.549
Alaska.050