26. Population concentration
Over half of the U.S. population lives in just nine states — California, Texas, Florida, New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Ohio, Georgia, and North Carolina.
27. Americans like to travel
The number of passports held by Americans leaped to 21.4 million in 2017, the most ever recorded.
28. Belief in the individual
According to a recent Pew Research Center study, 57% of Americans believe that individuals control their own success in life, the largest share of any country surveyed.
29. Americans like to move
The U.S. is one of most mobile nations on Earth. According to a Gallup poll, 24% of U.S. adults reported moving within the country in the past five years.
Three out of every four tornadoes in the world occur in the United States.