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The U.S. ranks 1st in military spending

20 January 2009 4 comments

According to the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, the United States ranks first in terms of military spending.

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The U.S. ranks 8th in female obesity

20 January 2009 3 comments

According to the World Health Organization, the United States ranks eighth in terms of obesity rates for females, ages fifteen and over. Tonga ranks first.

chart-of-obesity-female

The U.S. ranks 5th in male obesity

20 January 2009 5 comments

According to the World Health Organization, the United States ranks fifth in terms of obesity rates for males, ages fifteen and over. The Cook Islands rank first.

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