Mental disorders were one of the five most costly conditions in the united states in 2006, with expenditures at $575 billion ( ahrq ) (pdf, 615kb) over 89 million persons have co-occurring disorders — that is, they have both a mental and substance use disorder. The us hispanic population reached 57 million in 2015, but a drop-off in immigration from latin america and a declining birth rate among hispanic women has curbed overall growth of the population and slowed the dispersion of hispanics through the us from the onset of the great recession in 2007. The united states' economy over the last decade the united states of america is the world's largest national economy and the second most prominent trader globally, trailing just behind china.
If current trends continue, the muslim population in the united states is projected to more than double in the next 20 years, from 26 million in 2010 to 62 million in 2030 40 canada's muslim population is expected to nearly triple, climbing from 940,000 in 2010 to 27 million in 2030. In the united states are projected to decrease over this period, lead- is the resident population of the united states (50 states and the deaths and the us. Religion in the united states of america world factbook 2011 in analyzing predominantly christian countries, the primary correlation between religion and the geert hofstede dimensions is a high individualism (idv) ranking.
Economy current trends and issues in the early decades of the 21st century, many different social, economic and technological changes in the united states and around the world will affect the us economy. Any population growth in the united states, then, is growth of these big affluence footprints, making us population growth more harmful to the world than population growth anywhere else the world cannot afford more americans. Despite the growth of the us population over this period, the united states' share of the world's population has been declining as less developed, higher fertility countries have grown more rapidly.
Mapping the state of women in america explore the data: the state of women in america the role of women in the united states has changed dramatically over the past few decades. By 2050, projections indicate the population over 65 will comprise 209% of the population in 2010, states with the highest percentage of older people in their populations (all above 15%) included florida, west virginia, maine and pennsylvania. But mexican supremacy over north america was not to be, and the united states continued consolidating the next order of business was ensuring that texas neither fell back under mexican control nor was able to persist as an independent entity. Warren, annual estimates of the unauthorized immigrant population in the united states, by state: 1990 to 2008 bureau of labor statistics, international comparisons of hourly compensation costs notes: estimates of net change are based on a two-year moving average of annual estimated changes by warren. Who country health profile of united states of america provides key statistics, information, news, features and journal articles on the country's public health issues and services.
Private prisons in the united states incarcerated 128,063 people in 2016, representing 85% of the total state and federal prison population since 2000, the number of people housed in private prisons has increased 47. America's state of mind report is a medco health solutions, inc analysis examining trends in the utilization of mental health‐related medications among the insured population. The united nations system has long been involved in addressing these complex and interrelated issues - notably, through the work of the u n population fund (unfpa) and the un population division. Immigration has shaped the united states as a nation since the first newcomers arrived over 400 years ago beyond being a powerful demographic force responsible for how the country and its population became what they are today, immigration has contributed deeply to many of the economic, social, and political processes that are foundational to the united states as a nation.
The rates of population growth are not the same, of course, in all parts of the world among the industrialized countries, japan and most of the countries of europe are now growing relatively slowly—doubling their populations in 50 to 100 years. The state of the american middle class is at the heart of the economic platforms of many presidential candidates ahead of the 2016 election policymakers are engaged in debates about the need to raise the floor on wages and on how best to curb rising income inequality. Mental health facts, stats, and data mental health america is committed to promoting mental health as a critical part of overall wellness we advocate for prevention services for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated services, care and treatment for those who need it, and recovery as the goal.
The united states also has some of the weakest controls over who may buy a gun and what sorts of guns may be owned switzerland has the second-highest gun ownership rate of any developed country. This article originally appeared on vice the united states has an enormous prison problem a more-than-24-million-prisoner-sized problem, to be precise, locked up in the archipelago of federal. Global health and aging expectancy over the past century were part dramatically with the aging of the population in the united states and worldwide.