Catherine Rampell’s post in the New York Times’ Economix blog states,
the state with the second-strongest economic improvement in 2010 was New York. The rebounding finance and insurance sector was New York’s biggest source of growth, although most of the state’s other industries also grew.
Of all the states, North Dakota’s economy grew fastest in 2010. The biggest decline was in Wyoming, according to a report released Tuesday by the Bureau of Economic Analysis.