Country Comparison By Aaron H

Economic Information

In the United States wheat, corn, grains, fruits and vegetables are the top agricultural products. Whereas in Egypt cotton, rice, wheat, corn and beans are the top agricultural products. The U.S. top industries include petroleum, steel, motor vehicles, aerospace and telecommunications. In Egypt the top industries are textiles, food processing, tourism, chemicals and pharmaceuticals. The top 5 natural resources in the United States are coal, copper, lead, molybdenum and phosphates. The top 5 natural resources in Egypt are petroleum, natural gas, iron ore, phosphates and manganese. Finally the US GDP (growth domestic product) is $17.95 trillion. The Egypt GDP is only $1.048 trillion.

Top Agricultural Products

Geographical Information

The climate in the United States is mostly temperate with a tropical climate in Florida and Hawaii and an arctic climate in Alaska. In Egypt the climate is desert. This means that they have hot, dry summers and moderate winters. The highest point in the US is Denali, 6,190m above sea level. In Egypt the highest point is Mount Catherine, 2,629m above sea level. The lowest point in the US is located in Death Valley, 86m below sea level. The lowest point in Egypt is found in the Qattara Depression and is 133m below sea level. The top 3 natural hazards in the US are tsunamis, volcanoes and earthquakes. The top 3 natural hazards in Egypt are droughts, earthquakes and flash floods. Current environmental issues in the United States include emitting carbon dioxide, air pollution, water pollution and limited fresh water. In Egypt environmental issues include agricultural land being lost, increasing soil salination, desertification and oil pollution.

Top Natural Disasters and Climates

Social Information

The US literacy rate is 99%. The literacy rate in Egypt is only 75.2%. Languages the United States speak include English, Spanish, Indo-European, Asian and Pacific Island. Languages in Egypt include Arabic, English and French. In the US males typically live to be about 77.5 years old. In Egypt most males only live to be about 71.4 years old. Females in the US live to about 82.1 years old. Females in Egypt live to only be about 74.2 years old. The overall life expectancy in the US is 79.8 years old whereas in Egypt the life expectancy is 72.7 years old.

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In the United States wheat, corn, grains, fruits and vegetables are the top agricultural products.

Whereas in Egypt cotton, rice, wheat, corn and beans are the top agricultural products.

The climate in the United States is mostly temperate with a tropical climate in Florida and Hawaii and an arctic climate in Alaska.

In Egypt the climate is desert. This means that they have hot, dry summers and moderate winters.

The top 3 natural hazards in the US are tsunamis, volcanoes and earthquakes.

The top 3 natural hazards in Egypt are droughts, earthquakes and flash floods.

Languages the United States speak include English, Spanish, Indo-European, Asian and Pacific Island. Languages in Egypt include Arabic, English and French.

Works Cited

Cotton. Digital image. Web. 2 Feb. 2017. <https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4f/Paxta11.jpg>.

Desert. Digital image. Web. 2 Feb. 2017. <https://pixabay.com/p-1270345/?no_redirect>.

Droughts. Digital image. Web. 6 Feb. 2017. <https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e4/Drought_Swimming_Hole.JPG>.

Language. Digital image. Web. 7 Feb. 2017. <https://pixabay.com/p-1063556/?no_redirect>.

Temperate. Digital image. Web. 2 Feb. 2017. <http://www.pauldingcountyareafoundation.net/static/img/content/temperate-evergreen-forest-trees.jpeg>.

Tsunami. Digital image. Web. 6 Feb. 2017. <https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2d/2004-tsunami.jpg>.

Wheat. Digital image. Web. 2 Feb. 2017. <https://pixabay.com/p-867608/?no_redirect>.

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