07/14/2010 03:03 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

CNBC Names America's Top States For Business In 2010--How'd Colorado Stack Up? (VOTE)

CNBC recently released their annual assessment of the top states in the nation for business. While Colorado's overall ranking of no. 3 remains unchanged from last year, several of the components that comprise the ranking shifted considerably. Quality of life increased 8 spots, while cost of living and economy both fell several notches. See more detailed analysis of Colorado's rank in the slideshow below, and let us know if you agree or disagree with their assessment: