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Do YOU live in one of the most sexually-diseased states? Map reveals America's STI hotspots (pro tip: steer clear of Alaska!)

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  • Do YOU live in one of the most sexually-diseased states? Map reveals America's STI hotspots (pro tip: steer clear of Alaska!)

    Alaska is still the most sexually-infected state in America.

    That is according to a comprehensive map of STIs across the United States, based on 2016 data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    The map shows the rate of sexually-transmitted infections has rocketed nationally - but the increase is skewed.

    While New Yorkers and Californians have the most sex, The Last Frontier - as Alaska is known - fields far more diagnoses of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis per capita.

    The top 10 is rounded out by the southern states of Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia, Arkansas and the Carolinas, as well as Delaware and New Mexico.

    But experts warn Maryland has seen the most dangerously rapid increase in diagnoses of gonorrhea and chlamydia in the last year, pushing it up from 24th place to 18th.

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