Indiana Ranks 36th Overall Highway Performance

INDIANAPOLIS (WOWO): In an annual report on the nation's highways, Indiana ranks 36th in overall highway performance and cost-effectiveness.

Indiana's highways rank 14th in fatality rate, 24th in the percentage of deficient bridges, 45th in rural Interstate pavement condition, 39th in urban Interstate pavement condition and 43rd in urban Interstate congestion.

On spending, Indiana ranks 33rd in total disbursements per mile and 20th in administrative disbursements per mile.

Indiana's best rankings are fatality rate (14th), administrative disbursements per mile (20th) and deficient bridges (24th).

Indiana's worst rankings are rural Interstate pavement condition (45th) and urban Interstate congestion (43rd).

Indiana's state-controlled highway mileage makes it the 24th largest system.