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11 Surprising Facts About America You Never Knew

America is definitely an old country and most of the Americans don't even know a lot about their country. That isn't so bad considering every day there is a new development in the country, and one can't keep track of everything. Hence, we have collected some strange but true facts about America for you.

So, just sit back and be dazzled at these strange and horrifying facts about the country. 

 

11 Surprising Facts About America You Never Knew

11 Surprising Facts About America You Never Knew

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1. One out of 8 people has been employed at McDonald's.

1. One out of 8 people has been employed at McDonald's.

At some point of time, McDonald's has definitely employed 1/8th of the population of America.

2. Apple has more money than the entire USA.

2. Apple has more money than the entire USA.

As an approximate, Apple's earnings are way more than the money present in the US treasury.

3. One American consumes the resources of 32 Kenyans.

3. One American consumes the resources of 32 Kenyans.

A single individual in America is able to consume resources that are consumed by a total of 32 people in Kenya.

4. Athletes in college are treated like celebrities.

4. Athletes in college are treated like celebrities.

Students from college who participate in extracurricular athletic or sport relate activities, are given a celebrity status.

5. There is no official language in America.

5. There is no official language in America.

Although, majority residents speak in English but there is no official language. 

6. One out of 3 people in America is considered overweight.

6. One out of 3 people in America is considered overweight.

Obesity is a very serious issue in America and frequent cases of morbid obesity are coming up.

7. It is legal for kids to smoke in America.

7. It is legal for kids to smoke in America.

But, they aren't legally allowed to buy cigarretes.

8. The 6th leading cause of death in America is medical accidents and errors.

8. The 6th leading cause of death in America is medical accidents and errors.

9. If you have 10 million dollars and no debt, you are richer than 25% of Americans.

9. If you have 10 million dollars and no debt, you are richer than 25% of Americans.

10. Nearly 100 acres of pizza is served and delivered in America each day.

10. Nearly 100 acres of pizza is served and delivered in America each day.

Making it the highest consumer of pizza in the world.

11. Unmarried women in America give birth to 40% of babies.

11. Unmarried women in America give birth to 40% of babies.

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