10 Statistics That Make Us Feel Better About The World

Fighting Slavery

Although slavery still exists today, and the number of slaves in the world is still quite large, slavery is banned in every country in the world. At least the legislation is on the right side of the battle at this point.

Drop In Violent Crimes

The US has managed to pull back the numbers in terms of annual violent crimes. The number of violent crimes fell from 750 per 100,000 Americans to about 450 in 2009.