Special Report

The Most Amazing Things About America Today

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36. Minority white

New Census Bureau projections predict the United States will be “minority white” – 49.7% – by 2045.

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37. America is connected

An estimated 93% of Americans use the internet, compared with about 60% of the global population.

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38. Plenty of coastline

The United States has about 95,439 miles of coastline, more than all but eight other countries worldwide.

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39. Home of the world’s largest employer

Founded in Arkansas in 1962, Walmart is the world’s largest private sector employer, employing 2.2 million people.

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40. Manhattan’s Chinatown

Manhattan’s Chinatown is home to more Chinese residents than anywhere else in the Western Hemisphere.

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