10 Shocking Things The US Doesn’t Lead The World In



Those living within the United States love to think that we are the country that has become the world leader in everything from politics to military might to trade. However, that could not be further from the truth. In reality, there are plenty of countries out there who are doing far better in various aspects than what could be witnessed within the United States. Here are ten shocking things the US actually does not lead the world in.

Internet Speed

Believe it or not, South Korea has the fastest internet speed in the entire world, which, when you think about it, makes perfect sense. The United States is actually the fourteenth fastest in the world.

Patent Filings

The US has a lot of people who fancy themselves worldly inventors, but we don’t actually have the most patent filings. China is currently ranked number one – ever since 2011.