Archive for 14 May 2009

The U.S. ranks 3rd in journalists

14 May 2009 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, in 2005 there were 54,134 journalists in the United States, which makes the United States rank third in that category. Russia ranks first, with 102,300 journalists.


The U.S. ranks 105th in STD death rates

14 May 2009 Leave a comment

According to the World Health Organization, in 2002, an estimated one person out of every million in the United States died of a sexually transmitted disease (excluding HIV/AIDS), which made the United States tied for one-hundred-and-fifth in that category. Sierra Leone ranked first, with an estimated 705 deaths per million people.