According to the International Trade Centre, in 2005 the United States exported $326,259,000 worth of stone, sand, and gravel, or 5.84% of the world total. That was enough to make the United States rank sixth in that category. India ranked first, exporting $475,661,000 worth, or 8.52% of the world total.
According to the World Resources Institute, there are 104 endemic mammal species in the United States, which makes the United States rank sixth in that category. Australia ranks first, with 225 endemic mammal species.
According to UNICEF’s The State of the World’s Children, 2009, there are an estimated 230,000 women over the age of fifteen living with HIV in the United States. That is enough to make the United States rank sixteenth in that category. South Africa ranks first, with an estimated 3,200,000 women living with HIV.
According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, the United States exported 228 head of asses in 2007, which made the United States rank eighth in that category. Indonesia ranked first, exporting 3870 head of asses.
According to the World Resources Institute, 16.6% of all energy consumption in the United States in 2001 went to residential energy use. That was enough to make the United States rank ninety-fifth in that category. Nepal ranked first, at 89.0%. The world average was 27.5%.
According to a study published in The Lancet Oncology in 2008, the United States ranks first out of thirty countries in terms of five year survival rates for men diagnosed with prostate cancer.