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There are more stars in space than there are grains of sand on every beach in the world.
What is called a “French kiss” in the English-speaking world is known as an “English kiss” in France.
More than 50% of the people in the world have never made or received a telephone call.
The average person walks the equivalent of three times around the world in a lifetime.
At any given time, 0.7% of the world is drunk. So 50 million people are drunk right now.
More people in the world have mobile phones than toilets.
95% of the underwater world remains unexplored.
Only two countries in the world are not allowed to sell Coca-Cola officially: North Korea and Cuba.
The average person walks 75,000 miles (120,000 KM) in a lifetime or five times round the world.
Cheese is the most stolen food in the world.
Queen Elizabeth II served as a mechanic and driver in World War II.
One of the widest freeways in the world is the Katy Freeway, part of the Interstate 10 in Texas, with up to 26 lanes across.
9 million people are in prisons around world, and a quarter of them are in the U.S.
The city of Lusail, host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Final game, does not exist yet.
There are about 180,000 people over 100 years old in the world.
There’s US$75 trillion in the entire world. If this is distributed amongst all people on Earth, each person will have less than $11,000.
Israel is the only country in the world to draft women into Military service.
The smallest horse in the world is just 17 inches (43 cm) tall and weighs 57 lb (26 kg).
80% of all Soviet males born in 1923 died in World War II.
In 1970, there were half as many people in the world as today.