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United States United States: 26,556 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
The United States are a country in Northern America.
The United States have a population of 326,77 million and are therefore the third most populated country in the world. The United States have a fertility rate von 1,88 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of the United States in the year 2050 will rise to 389,59 million and in the year 2100 to 447,48 million. The life expectency in the United States is high in the international comparison at 78,9 years.

With an area of 9,83 million sq. km the United States are the third biggest country in the world. The border of the United States with its neighbor countries is 12.034 km in total length. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 19.924 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 came to 18.624,48 billion US $ and, therefore, is the biggest economy in the world. The gross domestic product per capita is 57.638 US $ and ranks among the top in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 99,5 % of the GDP, therefore the United States rank among the countries with a high debt level. The United States have an unemployment rate of 4,9 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code US
Internet Domain .us
License plate USA
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for United States

All datasets for United States by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (118)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (483)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (24,174)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,080)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (667)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (34)
Internet users
Mobile phones
Merchant marine