It makes sense that California, the most populous state, would have the largest budget — and, correspondingly, the largest information technology budget.

If one assumes that a state's total budget determines the size of its IT budget, then the next states down the list would be New York, Illinois, Texas, Pennsylvania and Florida.

Here's a map of estimated IT budgets for every state in the country:

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Editor's note: This story has been updated to correct errors in the original version.