Study: SC Above National Average When It Comes To Honesty - July 23, 2013
The results are in after a company came to the Upstate to test the honesty of South Carolinians.
The Palmetto State ranks 20th in the nation when it comes to honest people, according to the study. South Carolina proved to have a 94 percent honesty rating. That's above the national average of 92 percent.
North Carolina came in further down the list with 90 percent honestly.
The results of the study were tallied from data gathered from experiments conducted across the country.
Drink company "Honest Tea" put unmanned drink kiosks on South Main Street in Greenville earlier this month as part of the research.
Everyone was asked to abide by the honor system when it came to paying a dollar for a drink.
Hawaii and Alabama tied at the top of the list with 100 percent honesty.