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The U.S. ranks 39th in migration

6 May 2009 Leave a comment

According to the United Nations’ publication, International Migration, 2006, the United States has an average annual net migration rate (i.e., people moving into and out of the United States) of 3.98 people per 1,000 population, a rate that makes the United States rank thirty-ninth in that category. The United Arab Emirates ranks first, with a net migration rate of 49.59 per 1,000.


The U.S. ranks 1st in printing and bookbinding machines

6 May 2009 Leave a comment

According to the International Trade Centre, in 2005 the United States imported $2,165,934,000 worth of printing and bookbinding machinery, or 12.6% of the world total. That was enough to make the United States rank first in that category.