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The U.S. ranks 2nd in film attendance

27 December 2008 Leave a comment

According to the UNESCO Institute for Statistics, in 1999 the United States ranked second in per capita attendance at movie theaters. Iceland ranked first.

The U.S. ranks 134th in parental leave

27 December 2008 4 comments

According to the Clearinghouse on International Developments in Child, Youth and Family Policies, the United States ranks 134th out of 164 countries in terms of guaranteed maternity and parental leave policies. Slovenia ranks first.