GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Us Territories Count Statistics

A comprehensive and accurate summary of statistical data on United States territories.

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"The US has 16 territories, five of which are permanently inhabited,"

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"Guam is one of the five permanently inhabited US territories, with a population of approximately 168,000,"

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"The Northern Mariana Islands in the Pacific is another permanently inhabited territory, populated by around 52,000 people,"

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"Puerto Rico, another permanent US territory, is the most populous of all, with a population exceeding 3 million,"

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"The US Virgin Islands are home to around 104,000 inhabitants,"

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"American Samoa is the fifth permanently inhabited territory with about 49,500 residents,"

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"In comparison, the uninhabited US territories, like Jarvis Island, have a population count of zero,"

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"Palmyra Atoll is another uninhabited territory, only temporarily inhabited by staff of the US federal government,"

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"The US has territories in multiple regions worldwide, including the Caribbean, Pacific, and North Atlantic,"

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"Of the five inhabited territories, four have non-voting delegates in the US House of Representatives,"

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"Samoa officially became an US territory in 1929,"

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"The largest US territory in terms of area is Palmyra Atoll with a total land area of 11.9 sq km,"

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"Guano Islands Act from 1856 allowed US to acquire many of their territories,"

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"23% of the aggregate territories' exports are categorized under chemicals,"

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"As of 2021, exports from US territories amount to over 529 million U.S. dollars,"

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"Puerto Rico represents the largest economy among US territories with a GDP of over $100 billion,"

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"US Virgin Islands exports over $0.75 billion worth of goods annually, making it a significant contributor among the US territories,"

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"Guam's economy is majorly dependent on tourism and hosts about 1.5 million visitors annually,"

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"The Federated States of Micronesia, an associated state of the US, receives Compact Impact Aid from the US federal government, approximating $100 million annually,"

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"The Northern Mariana Islands rely heavily on federal expenditure, which makes up about 60% of the GDP,"

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