United States Country Data

CountryUnited States
Country CodeUnited States
Urban population percentage of total (2012)82.63
Urban population (2012)259,371,476
Land area (sq. km, 2011)9,147,420
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$204,000,000,000
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$6,285,000,000
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)114.92
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$574,000,000,000
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)2.07
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)4
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)5
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)6
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)175
Tax payments (number, 2013)11
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)46.3
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)98.17
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)28.03
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)81.03
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)3.93
GDP (current US$, 2012)$16,200,000,000,000
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)2.78
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)51,749
Labor force (2012)158,686,472
Unemployment as % of total labor force (2012)8.10
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)78.64
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)19.63
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)13.63
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)66.74
Population growth (annual %, 2012)0.74
Population (Total, 2012)313,914,040