The United States of America has five populated along with nine unpopulated territories in the Caribbean and Pacific
With area covering about 3.79 million square miles in total, it is populated by around 317 million people.
The United States of America is the fourth-largest country in the world by area and is the third-largest by population.
It boasts of being one of the world’s most ethnically diverse and multicultural nations.
50 states make up the entire U.S.; Forty-eight out of which form the contiguous United States.
It has borders with Canada in the north, and with Mexico and the Gulf of Mexico in the south.
The largest city in US is New York and about 715 cities have population which is more than 50000. 37% of the US population lives in New York.
Barring notable exceptions, the overall climate is temperate. The reviews for permits and visas from Dubai often query about the varied weather conditions in the United States.
The United States is a first world country and is the world’s largest national economy.
The economy of United States is fueled by a plethora of natural resources and the world’s most efficient worker productivity.
Despite a lot of people considering the U.S. economy as post the industrial phase, the US is still one of the world’s biggest manufacturers.
The United States of America also has the highest means income in the OECD along with the highest average wages.
The country accounts for almost 39% of global military spending, which makes it the world’s foremost economic and military power; and thus a very prominent political and cultural force.
The US is also a leader in the technological innovation and scientific research domains.
Some other facts about US:
- The United States consists of a capitalist-mixed economy.
- It is the third largest producer of oil in the world, and also its largest importer.
- USA has a literacy rate of a staggering 99 % and a high life expectancy of 78 years.
A US passport holder gets visa free entry (or a visa upon arrival) in about 172 countries.