Doctors in the United States write more than 250 million prescriptions for antidepressants each year.Prescription painkillers kill more Americans than heroin and cocaine combined.70 percent of all Americans are on at least one prescription drug.And 20 percent of all Americans are on at least five prescription drugs.Many other pages on this site contain opinions, hypotheses, and conclusions.This page is just a collection of over 50 American statistics and facts. The main bias inherent on this page, is that these stats were mostly selected because they make America look bad. But the more I added to it, the less funny it looked, and the more like a train wreck.Sadly, like the Roman empire, America’s days appear to be numbered.
Developed countries with good health stats all tend to be in Europe. American males between the ages of 12-29 average 605 litres a year.In the middle of the last century, the United States was #1 in the world in GDP per capita. Approximately 25 million American adults are living with their parents.The grizzly bear is the official state animal of California.America has the highest percentage of one person households.There are 747,408 registered sex offenders in the U. Americans spend more money on elections than anyone else does in the world by a wide margin More is spent on prescription drug advertising in America than anywhere else in the world.