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Nationality: American

Languages: English , Spanish, Indo-European

Religions:Protestants, Roman Katholic, Mormon

Population:321,368,864 ( July 2015 est.)

Median Age:37.8 years

Population Growth Rate: 0.78%

Birth Rate: 1.24%

Death Rate: 0.82%

Capital: New York

Electricity Production: 4.048 Trillion kWh

Electricity Exports: 11.48 billion kWh

Electricity Imports : 63.61 billion kWh

Telephones -Fixed Lines: 129.4 million

Telephone -Mobile Cellular: 317.4 million

Airports:13,513 no. 1 in the world

Airports with Paved Runways : 5054

Heliports: 5287 no. 1 in the world

Railways: 293,564 km

Road Ways:  6,586,610 km

Water Ways: 41,009 km


Introduction:

Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United states of America following the treaty of Paris in 1783
During the 19th and 20th Centuries 37 new states were added to he original 13 as the nation expended across the North American continent and acquired a number of overseas possessions.

Economy:

The U.S has the most technologically powerful  economy in the world with a per capita of GDP of 54800$
US firms are at or near the forefront in technological advances especially in computers, Pharmaceuticals and medical aerospace and military equipment however their advantages has narrowed since the end of World War II
interesting facts about USA

facts about USA


  • Every Hour at least 1 person killed by a drunk Driver in the U.S


  • 100 acres of  Pizza are served in the "U.S.A" every Day


  • If you have $ 100 in your pocket and no debts you are wealthier than 25% of Americans


  • An american soldier ran across the border to North Korea in 1962 and has been living there ever since


  • 7% of American are claimed they never bathe


  • Exposure to Secondhand smoke causes nearly 50,000 deaths each year in the U.S.A alone


  • In America 1 in 3 are obese


  • America's first slave owner was a black man


  • 9 million people are in prisons around world


  • There are at least 9.7 % people called "LOL" in US


  • In 1962 the U.S. blew up a hydrogen bomb in space that was 100 times more powerful than Hiroshima


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