Which states also have poorly funded systems? How does Kentucky compare?

A 2015 review of state pension funding by the Pew Charitable Trusts found the 10 worst funded state pension programs were as follows (the worst is number one):

1.    Illinois
2.    Kentucky
3.    Connecticut
4.    Alaska
5.    New Hampshire
6.    Mississippi
7.    Louisiana
8.    Rhode Island
9.    Kansas
10. Michigan