Checking-account customers who live in the Northeast and Southwest are more likely to enjoy consumer-friendly services than their counterparts in the Midwest and some Western states, according to a new analysis from Pew Charitable Trusts.

The analysis, released Tuesday, provides a state-by-state breakdown of how 36 of the 50 largest U.S. banks performed in three areas as of October 2012: disclosures, overdrafts and dispute resolution. The geographic data is an extension of a broader Pew study released in May.

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