Posts Tagged ‘Western Sahara’

The U.S. ranks 4th in phosphate reserves

1 March 2009 Leave a comment

According to the U.S. Geological Survey’s 2009 Mineral Commodity Summary, the United States has 8% of the world’s phosphate reserves, enough to make the United States rank fourth in the world. Morocco and the Western Sahara ranks first, with 38% of the world’s phosphate reserves.


The U.S. ranks 111th in percent Islam

6 February 2009 Leave a comment

According to, the United States ranks one-hundred-and-eleventh out of one hundred and thirty ranked countries in terms of the percentage of the population that is Muslim. Afghanistan, Bahrain, Libya, Maldives, Mauritania, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, and Western Sahara tied for first.