For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1970 to 2018. The average value for the USA during that period was 19.77 percent with a minimum of 13.99 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 23.79 percent in 1973.
The latest value from 2018 is 18.55 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 146
countries is 22.84 percent.
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