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The U.S. ranks 4th in daily newspapers circulated

25 March 2010 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, in 2004 there were 57,347,000 daily newspapers circulated in the United States, which makes the United States rank fourth in that category. China ranks first, with 96,704,000 daily newspapers circulated that year.

Entry prepared by Beth Gosier.

The U.S. ranks 2nd in cinemas per capita

7 March 2010 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, in 2006 there were 126.8 cinemas in the United States for every 1000 people, which is enough to make the United States rank second in that category. Sweden ranks first, at 129.0 cinemas per 1000 people.

The U.S. ranks 1st in cinema admissions

6 March 2010 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, in 2006, there were 1,449,000,000 cinema admissions in the United States, which makes the United States rank first in that category. Second-ranked France had only 188,710,000 admissions.

The U.S. ranks 3rd in cinema attendance

18 December 2009 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, Americans attended cinemas an average of 4.8 times in 2006, making the United States rank third in that category. Iceland ranks first, with a cinema attendance frequency of 5.o per capita.

The U.S. ranks 2nd in feature film production

16 December 2009 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, in 2006 there were 480 feature films produced in the United States, which makes the United States rank second in that category. India ranks first, producing 1091 feature films that year.

The U.S. ranks 1st in cinemas

4 December 2009 Leave a comment

According to UNESCO, there are 38,415 cinemas in the United States, which makes the United States rank first in that category.

The U.S. ranks 95th in private high school students

2 December 2009 2 comments

According to data gathered by UNESCO in 2007, 8.76% all secondary school students in the United States are enrolled in private schools, which makes the United States rank ninety-fifth in that category. Bangladesh ranks first, at 95.63%. The world average is 18.21%.