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The U.S. ranks 136th in mutton and goat consumption

14 June 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, mutton and goat meat consumption in the United States amounted to 0.48 kilograms per capita in 2005, which makes the United States rank one hundred and thirty-sixth out of one hundred and seventy four ranked countries. Mongolia ranks first, with per capita consumption at 39.51 kilograms.

The U.S. ranks 82nd in grazing land

29 April 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States has a grazing land biocapacity of .29 global hectares per capita, which makes the United States rank eighty-second in that category. Mongolia ranks first, with a grazing land capacity of 11.12 global hectares per capita.

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The U.S. ranks 101st in mutton and goat

1 April 2009 2 comments

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, Americans consume four kilocalories per person per day of mutton and goat meat, which makes the United States tied for one-hundred and first in that category with more than ten other countries. Mongolia ranks first, consuming 349 kilocalories per person per day.

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The U.S. ranks 89th in death by cancer

19 February 2009 Leave a comment

According to the World Health Organization’s World Health Statistics, 2008, the United States has a cancer mortality rate of 134 per 100,000 population, which makes it tied for eighty-ninth (with Congo, Italy, and Luxembourg) in that category. Mongolia ranks first, with a cancer mortality rate of 306 per 100,000 population. Kiribati has the lowest rate, at 52 per 100,000.

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