States With The Highest Home Ownership Rates
In some US states, low population densities and costs of living cause high rates of home ownership.
First Battle of Bull Run: The American Civil War
Soon after the first shots erupted in the American Civil War, the Confederacy claimed a major victory mere miles from DC
The Battle of Fort Sumter - American Civil War
This was the military engagement which launched an internal conflict that would plague the US for years to come.
The Best Bus Systems In The Us
Large populations, warm weather, and proper highway infrastructures are common features for states with many buses.
Percentage Of Atheists In America By State
New England is characterized by a lack of religion, in stark contrast to the southern and interior regions of the US.
European Countries Who Also Speak English
Most European countries emphasize English language learning within their secondary school curriculum, if not earlier.
25 Countries With The Highest Literacy Rates
Due to quality educational systems, these countries boast literacy rates at or near 100%.
The Number Of Motorcycles By State
For many, America means freedom, and freedom means motorcycles. Populous states like California lead the way in motorcycle usage.
Highest Population Densities by US Metropolitan Areas
America has been transformed from a predominantly rural, agricultural nation into an urbanized one, and its cities are becoming more crowded than...
Burglary Rate By State
According to recent statistics, the United States has one of the highest absolute totals for annual burglaries in the world. Certain areas, however,...
States With The Highest Vehicle Theft Rate
Washington, the United States’ 18th largest and 13th most populated state, bears the troubling distinction of having the highest rate of motor...
Lowest Secondary School Enrollments In The World
Over the years, several reports have indicated a wide gap between enrollment in primary and in secondary school among nations globally. This is...
Measle Vacation Rates By Country
The immunization of children from measles infections is one of the most important ways for countries to prevent the spread of the virus, but some...
Independence within the British Empire: Commemorating the Statute of Westminster
The history of independence in Canada, Australia, South Africa, and other parts of the historical British Empire all share the common date of December...
Countries With The Lowest Primary Graduation Rates
In much of the developed world, secondary school and university graduations are landmark achievements. In other countries, however, even completing...
Youth Vaccination Rates By Country
We look at the countries demonstrating the ability to most effectively provide immunizations against diphtheria, whooping cough, and tetanus to...
Rural Population By Country
Despite the global trend towards urbanization, the availability of agricultural work and levels of industrialization help explain why countries like...
War-Inflicted Casualties In Syria By Group
The number of casualties in Syria has been extremely high between the years 2011-2015, including innocent civilians, women, and children, and it...
Europe Unemployment Rates
While Germany and Ireland boast low and decreasing unemployment rates in 2015, other EU countries such as France and Greece tell a different story