One out of every seven Americans has at least 10 credit cards. Americans purchase, on average, 64 items of clothing per person each year. More people have been diagnosed with mental disorders in the United States than in any other nation on earth.
There are 313 million people living in the United States. There are 19 million new cases of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia in the United States every single year.
In the middle of the last century, the United States was #1 in the world in GDP per capita. Approximately 25 million American adults are living with their parents.
The grizzly bear is the official state animal of California.
But the more I added to it, the less funny it looked, and the more like a train wreck.
60 percent of Americans report feeling “angry or irritable”. Americans spend more time sitting in traffic than anyone else in the world.
But no grizzly bears have been seen there since 1922.
The United States has more government debt per capita than Greece, Portugal, Italy, Ireland or Spain.
Many other pages on this site contain opinions, hypotheses, and conclusions.
This page is just a collection of over 50 American statistics and facts. The main bias inherent on this page, is that these stats were mostly selected because they make America look bad.