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Country vs country: India and United States compared: Culture stats

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STAT India United States HISTORY
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > All drinks 0.75
Ranked 168th.
9.44
Ranked 57th. 13 times more than India
Food and drink > Beer consumption 1.4 billion L
Ranked 1st.
24.14 billion L
Ranked 2nd. 17 times more than India
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet date October 13, 1996 May 15, 1940
Food and drink > Fast food > McDonalds > First outlet location Delhi San Bernardino , California
Food and drink > Fast food outlets > KFC > Year entered 1,995
Ranked 7th. 2% more than United States
1,952
Ranked 13th.
Food and drink > Milk consumption per capita 315.78 kg
Ranked 4th. 24% more than United States
253.8 kg
Ranked 16th.
Happy Planet Index 50.9
Ranked 32nd. 66% more than United States
30.7
Ranked 114th.

Hobbies > Homebrewing legality legal for personal use Legal in all states. Individual states remain free to restrict or prohibit the manufacture of beer, mead, hard cider, wine and other fermented alcoholic beverages at home. Until 2013, Alabama and Mississippi were the only states with laws prohibiting the homebrewing of beer. Alabama and Mississippi both legalized home brewing in their respective 2013 legislative sessions. Although all state governments have legalized homebrewing, some states retain local options that permit local governments to make homebrewing illegal under municipal law. Alaska in one such state where the local option is currently exercised.
Pets > Animal cropping (legal status) Previously restricted, currently unrestricted Unrestricted (some states, including New York and Vermont, have considered bills to make the practice illegal)
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Negative view of China 27%
Ranked 15th.
67%
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than India
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Positive view of China 36%
Ranked 13th. 57% more than United States
23%
Ranked 22nd.
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts Illegal since 1860 . Penalties up to life imprisonment. Legal nationwide since 2003. UN decl. sign. See Lawrence v. Texas
Sexuality > Homosexuality > Same-sex marriage No explicit recognition. / Varies by state, recognized by federal gov't . (Legal in California , Connecticut , Delaware , Hawaii , Illinois , Iowa , Maine , Maryland , Massachusetts , Minnesota , New Hampshire , New Jersey , New Mexico , New York , Rhode Island , Vermont , Washington , Eight Native American Tribal Jurisdictions and the District of Columbia ; recognized in Oregon and Kentucky )
Smoking > Cigarettes per adult per year 96
Ranked 158th.
1,028
Ranked 51st. 11 times more than India
World Heritage Sites 24
Ranked 7th. 3 times more than United States
8
Ranked 24th.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Beer 0.06
Ranked 169th.
4.47
Ranked 23th. 75 times more than India
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Neutral view of China 37%
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than United States
10%
Ranked 22nd.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Litres of pure alcohol drunk per year 0.29
Ranked 156th.
8.61
Ranked 33th. 30 times more than India
Sentiments towards other countries > China > Net sentiment towards China 9%
Ranked 12th.
-43%
Ranked 22nd.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Homemade and illegal drinks 0.2
Ranked 171st.
1
Ranked 100th. 5 times more than India
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Spirits 0.05
Ranked 150th.
2.65
Ranked 42nd. 53 times more than India
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Wine 0.02
Ranked 136th.
1.36
Ranked 48th. 68 times more than India
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Other alcoholic drinks 0.0
Ranked 137th.
0.0
Ranked 128th.
Food and drink > Alcohol > Alcohol consumed from > Legal sources 0.55
Ranked 157th.
8.44
Ranked 43th. 15 times more than India

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