United States history is full of crazy and interesting events. Learn some interesting information about the United States of America while enjoying a range of fun facts. Let’s see some of the interesting facts about USA – United States of America. Believe it or not, but it’s true !

Interesting Facts about USA

 

Interesting Facts about USA

  • Every hour, at least 1 person is killed by a drunk driver in the U.S.
  • 100 acres of Pizza are served in the U.S. every day.
  • 8 billion chickens are consumed in the U.S. each year.
  • If you have $10 in your pocket and no debts, you are wealthier than 25% of Americans.
  • There are at least 97 people called “LOL” in the U.S.
  • 1 out of 8 American workers has been employed by McDonald’s.
  • Russia & America are less than 4 km apart at the nearest point.
  • One Americans consumes as many resources as 32 Kenyans.
  • Smoking causes 1 in every 5 deaths in the U.S. every year.
  • Every second, Americans collectively eat 100 pounds of chocolate.
  • 40% of births in the U.S. come from unmarried women.
  • America’s first slave owner was a black man.
  • There are more single people than married people in the U.S. nowadays.
  • In 1962, the U.S. blew up a hydrogen bomb in space that was 100 times more powerful than Hiroshima.
  • 1 in 3 Americans is obese.
  • The banana is the most popular fruit in the U.S.
  • 9 million people are in prisons around world, and a quarter of them are in the U.S.
  • Valentine’s Day is also national Condom Day in the U.S.
  • Every tweet Americans send is being archived by the Library of Congress.
  • The U.S. purchased Alaska from Russia for just US$7.2 million in 1867.
  • English is the most commonly spoken language in the US, followed by Spanish.
  • About 20 million Americans live in mobile homes.
  • Every day in the U.S., more than 100,000 people get a speeding ticket.
  • Hackers cost the U.S. economy up to 500,000 jobs each year.
  • There are more TVs in the U.S. than people in the U.K.
  • There are three towns in the United States that have the name “Santa Claus“.
  • The average American spends more than 10 hours a day using an electronic device.
  • The U.S. Tax Code is 5,000 pages long while The Bible and “War and Peace” only have about 4,500 pages.
  • There are more public libraries than McDonald’s in the U.S.
  • 4% of women in the U.S. are pregnant right now.
  • One survey of 50-year-old men in the U.S. found that only 12 percent of them said that they were “very happy”.
  • Apple has more operating cash than the U.S. Treasury.
  • 30% of businesses in the U.S. are owned by women.
  • There are 100 divorces every hour in the U.S.
  • College textbooks prices in the U.S. have risen faster than health-care, housing, and inflation.
  • There are 2 pets for every 3 people in the U.S.
  • Every day, nearly 4000 teens in the U.S. smoke their first cigarette while 1,000 start smoking on a daily basis.
  • The cost of college in the U.S. has gone up 500% since 1985.
  • In the U.S., you are twice as likely to commit suicide than be murdered by someone else.
  • In the U.S. it costs US$245,000 to raise a child, before college.
 
 
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