About United States
Home to the world’s third-largest population, the United States includes both densely populated cities with sprawling suburbs and vast, uninhabited natural areas. From the staggeringly fast pace and excitement of Las Vegas to the tranquillity of the Zion National Park, The United States of America brags some of the most incredible natural and man made formations in the world. You will enjoy everything from bright lights to star lights and everything in between.
- The state of Alaska is 429 times larger than the state of Rhode Island, but Rhode Island has a significantly larger population.
- According to the World Giving Index, Americans are the most likely people in the world to help a stranger. Case in point: Slightly more than 69 percent of firefighters in the United States are volunteers.
- Although English is the most common language used in United States, there is no official language of the country.
- The United States has 845 motor vehicles for every 1,000 people. Japan has only 593 for every 1,000 people and Germany has only 540 for every 1,000 people.