Approximately one in nine people around the world, or about 795 million total, lack enough food to maintain an active healthy lifestyle. About 98 percent of the world's undernourished populations live in developing countries. At 60 percent of the total, women make up the majority of the world's hung
The United States Census Bureau publishes statistics about the United States population on its United States Quick Facts Page, according to the Census website. For example, it notes that the population of the country in 2014 was 318,857,056, up from the 2013 estimate of 316,497,531, which is an incr
As of 2016, speeding is the third leading cause of all traffic accidents behind distracted driving and impaired driving, says Caddell Weiland. It is also the cause of 33 percent of the accidents involving a fatality. Up to 13,000 people die annually from crashes caused by speeding, and such accident
The US Census Bureau keeps income statistics for the United States. This agency presents the data, both current and historical, in tables and reports, according to the Census website. Raw data can be found, as well as analysis of the numbers on topics, such as poverty and income inequality.
Approximately 842 million people worldwide had insufficient food to meet their nutritional needs in 2014. This was approximately one out of every eight people. In the United States, 14.5 percent of households were food insecure. Households are considered food insecure when they do not have consisten
The main stars of "The Hunger Games" were Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Josh Hutcherson and Elizabeth Banks. Other stars of the movie were Donald Sutherland, Stanley Tucci, Lenny Kravitz, Willow Shields and Paula Malcomson. The movie was based on the novel by Suzanne Collins.
The CDC's website, as well as the site for the National Institute of Health, has pages and links to important U.S. statistics concerning the overweight and the obese. Both institutions are under the leadership of the U.S. government.
According to the 2015 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress, 564,708 people were homeless on a given night in the United States. Of that total figure, 206,286 were people in families and 358,422 were individuals. About 8 percent of the homeless population, or 47,725 individuals, are veterans
Taking vitamins should not make a person more hungry. However, the increase in vitamins may bring a depressed appetite back to normal.
Of the United States' 2014 population of 318,857,056 people, 77.4 percent identify as white, while 17.4 percent identify as Hispanic or Latino, making this the largest ethnic minority in the country. The next largest minority identifies as Black or African American, making up 13.2 percent of the nat