Number one in mass shootings – there were 372 mass shootings in the US in 2015, killing 475 people and wounding 1,870 The U. is rated worst in healthcare quality among developed countries, although US care is the most expensive.
Doctors in the United States write more than 250 million prescriptions for antidepressants each year.
Prescription painkillers kill more Americans than heroin and cocaine combined.
70 percent of all Americans are on at least one prescription drug.
And 20 percent of all Americans are on at least five prescription drugs.
The United States has the most laws of any country.
In the UK, an average of about US,500 is spent on healthcare per person each year. Norway imprisons 71 out of 100,000, Japan jails 54, and Iceland locks up 47 out of 100,000. is the leader in the amount of energy use per person.There are more car thefts in the United States than anywhere else in the world by far There are more school shootings in America than anywhere else in the world.The United States leads the world in credit card fraud.In the middle of the last century, the United States was #1 in the world in GDP per capita. Approximately 25 million American adults are living with their parents.The grizzly bear is the official state animal of California.America has the highest percentage of one person households.