The economy is marked by steady growth, low unemployment and inflation, and rapid advances in technology.
United States Government Legal system is the federal court system based on English common law; each state has its own unique legal system, of which all but one (Louisiana, which is still influenced by the Napoleonic Code) is based on English common law; judicial review of legislative acts; has not accepted compulsory ICJ jurisdiction.
Washington DC Latitude Facts: 38.8964 and Washington DC Longitude Facts: -77.0262
United States People Death rate (deaths/1,000 population) 8.27 deaths/1,000 population (2008 estimate)
United States People Nationality noun: American(s); adjective: American
United States People Population growth rate (%) 0.883% (2008 estimate)